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  1. The most breathtaking car debuts from the 2018 NYIAS by CARiD!
    Every year the auto shows are about getting more and more exciting, Richard and Greg got out of the shop to bring you the first-hand coverage of the most breathtaking car releases showcased past week at 2018 NY International Auto Show! Walking through all three floors of the enormous Javits...
  2. Like most people, someday we come crawling back

    The Showroom
    I'm baaaackkkkk!!!!! On February 24th, 2014, I wrote my "final" goodbye detailing the sale of our beloved 2003 B5.5 that was sold to a friend of a friend. The car currently resides on Las Vegas and I still keep tabs on her. Following the sale of the B5.5, I purchased a 2011 MK6 GTI 4 Door...
  3. most common B5.5 issues to look out for?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a 2001 B5.5. What are the most common issues i should look out for?
  4. Why most i made 2 posts in the new member section not one post?

    New Member Introductions
    Why most i made 2 posts in the new member section not one post?
  5. What do you like best and dread the most?

    New Member Introductions
    If you was to pick one thing, what would you say you like the most about your Passat? Also, what one thing do you like the least?
  6. What getting the most out of your brake pads looks like

    Anything Auto
    You guys might get a kick out of this! A family member was complaining about grinding noises when braking. When I finally got around to checking it out I found this :rolleyes: Car was a 2000 Volvo V40, I was blown away upon seeing these to say the least. Not sure why but this picture is...
  7. Most grateful!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Thanks to all who help with info and pics, because of you all - I saved about $1200.00 when I fixed my passat! Had I known what I know now, I wouldn't have paid the Stealership $140 to basically wash and vacuum my car. I cleaned the TB and MAFS, bought the Vag-lite, did a TB alignment and got...
  8. New to VW... most unreliable purchase I have ever made.

    New Member Introductions
    Hi all, I live on the east coast of Canada. I purchased a 2009 Passat 2.0T with 113,000km on it a month ago from a local VW dealer. Car seemed to be in great shape, I was told it was locally purchased and dealer maintained since day 1. Original driver was a serious VW guy and traded it in when...
  9. Video: Top 10 Most Expensive Cars

    Anything Auto
    Funny, or not funny? Top 10 Most Expensive Cars in the World
  10. have 7 passats parting out... will ship most parts...

    Parts For Sale
    like the title says, i have 7 passats im parting out. different colors different engines... all must go. text for parts and pricing 845-494-7410
  11. Help needed, most likely ECM problems on 1999 Passat Wagon

    New Member Introductions
    Hello friends, I was reading a lot about my issue and since I haven't solve my problem, decided to post it here. First and foremost, I own a 1999 Passat Wagon, 4 cylinder 1.8T. Made in Germany, it is the higher end with leather, heated seats, sunroof etc. I own the car for about two years...
  12. Deleting most of the vacuum lines under the hood?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    After hassling with this damn system, I'm over it. I currently need to replace a jet suction pump, 3 check valves & for whatever reason am throwing p1479 code. No CEL light though. My brakes do feel like I have to push them harder than needed to stop, not a hard pedal. Just push further/more...
  13. Most durable US cars

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Check out #2 in the mid-sized cars. Certainly due in some part to PassatWorld and all the members! The Most Durable Automobiles on U.S. Roads
  14. NEED HELP! Car won't start and most functions are gone

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi guys, I've just about giving up with this car but it's my only way of transportation. Months ago my lights horn wipers blinkers heat and rpms went. Also while I'm driving my brake abs and oil light all start beeping and blinking. A few weeks ago all my functions came back then left again and...
  15. most common places for oil leaks on b5 passat 19tdi 130 bhp

    New Member Introductions
    i have a oil leak on a passat i have and i cant seem to find the souce of the leak any one help :wrench:
  16. Most HP/TQ from K03 on 2002 1.8T Tip?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Only thing I've done to the car so far is a cat-back->Cherry Bomb Extreme muffler. I plan on getting it chipped with APR stage 1 very soon (What's the cheapest diverter valve to get?). I also plan on taking the cat out and throwing in a test pipe. What other mods (Besides a turbo swap for...
  17. Most expensive used parts?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    H there I am very new to passat, so I am trying to learn all the little tricks, tips. As far as buying used parts, what are the most expensive ones aside from the big stuff I.e. Engine transmission. In your guys experience; small things that fail on the b5 commonly, that are pricy to buy used.
  18. Most miles

    New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone,I am new here and like everything I seen so far. The pictures are great and the info is awesome . Aim curious to know who has the passat with the most miles? Has anyone post it anything like this? :driving:
  19. Most Puzzling/Confusing B5 V6 Passat GLS (Manual) Problem EVER!!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    “So, you have: 1. New Starter 2. New Alternator and belts 3. New battery symptoms used to be: 1. a couple of clicks when you turned the key to start, and then nothing happened. 2. since replacing battery, starter, and alternator, the engine sorta slow rolls, but sometimes will not start.”...
  20. feeler the most complete 2.7t ever

    Vehicles For Sale
    been thinking about it for awhile, and my recent issue with my new project car has made me reevaluate what i want to do going forward, and i think i want out of a passat for awhile and get a luxo barge. so just setting this up as a feeler to gauge what is out there. complete 2.7t swap, soup to...