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  1. New Member Introductions
    I own a 2012 Passat SE. I have pictures in my garage. Bad thing is, I dont know how to post them on here so they work. :banghead:
  2. Wheel and Tire Forum
    I have beenx looking for the name of my wheels ( if there is one) and I can't seem to find a thread with factory wheels in it. Can you guys and gals help me and maybe others out with this by posting pics and descriptions?
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm switching from Mobil 1 for the first time and it seems that all the Castrol oils have new names. When I was in the auto store looking for Castrol Syntec 5W-40 everything was Castrol Edge WITH Syntec Power. WTF? That's not on the approved oil list. Also I developed a slight oil leak (small...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Please guys, could you give me a hand and tell me the names of these parts, even the part number if possible. I don't seem to find it anywhere. Somehow these parts got damaged, wish I knew how. Please post even if you don't know the parts names, I'd like someone to explain to me HOW IT...
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  6. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi- My wife hit concrete blocks at the parking lot and something underneath between front bumper and engine splash shield has been broken. Does anyone know these specific parts or have diagrams that I can find out what the parts are? I would really appreciate that. Also, comments me, if it's...
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So i've been researching lowering springs for my 02 B5.5 1.8t wagon .. I found Vogtland , eibach , H&R , B&G ranging from $179 to $318 . . . What i'm looking for is over a 1.5" drop and only B&G seem to offer that at around $200. . Eibach is 1.3" for $239 , H&R is 1.4" for $318 , and Vogtland is...
  8. Volkswagen Passat CC Discussion
    My 09 CC and Passat wagons have the same nav systems. My issue with them is the way they display street names. I am in Florida and the names for major roads displayed are the State Hwy names ie State Rd #6 etc NOT the local name Glades Rd or Smith Street. How can I change the nav system to...
  9. Ikariam
    People, if you havent done so already, PLEASE change your Ikariam user name to the same as your PW handle! If not the same, something VERY similar. Its tough to go through the embassy and see one, name, then go to the forums and see another...
  10. Ikariam
    Here is my AIM name for faster contact and or trading,plotting...etc scottfree44
  11. Mobile Electronics
    Does the GPS say the street names or just says turn there!?
  12. Anything Auto After some changes to make the requirements more stringent, no U.S. models earned The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's Top Safety Pick Award... The criteria for an award are more stringent than last year. Previously...
  13. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I see alot of posts with stock wheel names but don't see pics with them. Is there somewhere around that has all the stock wheel pics with names and maybe wheel specs?
  14. Anything Auto
    You ever wonder how long the name of a car can be. Well Here's a few of my favorites! Bonneville SSEI, I'm still waiting for the to add an o! Merkur XR4TI, Mercedes 190 2.3.16, boy Thats a mouthful!
  15. Wheel and Tire Forum
    Did names ever get released for the 2004 alloy rims (i.e., Adelaides, Road Americas, etc.)? Andy
  16. New Forum Issues
    What exactly does this mean? Also how do we unsubscribe to a "Notify me when a reply is posted"
  17. Anything Auto
    Names Well, I better get all these newbie questions posted real quick: next week I'll have to behave. Ok, I admit, I named my Passat because, well..... I thought he had a personality and I wanted to recognize that. (Remember I live about 20 miles from Boulder, CO!). How many ers have named...
  18. Anything Auto
    BMW: Brings Me Women but Broke My Wallet FIAT: Failure in Italian Automotive Technology FORD: Fast Only Rolling Downhill or Fix Or Repair Daily HYUNDAI: Hope You Understand Nothing's Driveable And Inexpensive SAAB: Shape Appears Ass-Backwards SUBARU: Screwed Up Beyond All Repair...
  19. Anything Auto
    and start using alphanumeric designations for their models? I was thinking that all major european luxury car companies use alphanumeric designations for their models (BMW, Audi, MB, Volvo, Saab). I was wondering if VW should start using them in their new models (Phaeton, Touareg) in their...