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  1. New Member Introductions
    Hi! I have a 2012 VW passat 2.5L that i need help with. Hit a coyote and it tore up the front bumper. There is a piece that is supposed to attach to the front bumper spoiler and somehow attaches to the bottom of the radiator. I can't find it anywhere online & I've called a couple of VW dealers...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hi my name is Beth. I own a 2005 passat TDI. I noticed the lifters were loud and decided to replace them only to find that my camshaft should be replaced and the cam bearings are marked up a bit. Replaced the bearings, camshaft and lifters, torqued everything to spec, timed it, put it all...
  3. B5 Garage
    Saturday I replaced the SAIP in my 2004 GLS 1.8T AWM engine. The original pump had been generating LOTS of noise and then CEL for incorrect flow detected. Ordered replacement from Ebay for $ 75 USD, arrived from China in less than 3 weeks - not bad at all me thinks. In removal of the old pump...
  4. New Member Introductions
    2002 V6 30v won't start.
  5. Volkswagen Passat TDI Discussion
    Hi guys New here and to be honest I've never owned a Passat. I have a friend who has one which is giving some bother. Once in able to post in the relevant section I'll repost this there. In a nut shell the car is 2008 2.0 tdi common rail. The car stopped one Saturday night dead in the...
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My car is a 2001.5 Passat , AWM engine code My Timing chain tensioner is failing , bringing up a P0012 Camshaft position- Timing over Retarded . And the chain is making a lot of noise internally . Growing in noise as soon as I step on the the gas . Noise disappears when revolutioning higher (...
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Okay, been reading around the forums, and chatting with a few people on the Facebook group. Have a couple issues, so I will try to go into as much detail as I can, as to help you guys help me a little. Will start with the most recent issue, that happened today that I have been chatting with...
  8. B5 Garage
    Hello I own a 02 Passat V6 4motion that needs a new catalytic convertor and I have done the tests to make sure the CAT is the fault and not the sensors or a misfiring condition. My question is weather a good quality aftermarket brand or I should say a CAT made by another company other than VW...
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a 2000 auto v6 b5.. was wanting to know if the b5.5 v6 engine is a direct swap. I'm a honda guy and wanted to buy a nice car since I'm having a family. Love the car but needs an engine. Found a local v6 for a good deal. I can do anything on a honda but skeptical on the vw. Also how long...
  10. New Member Introductions
    Ok so I have to post in the newbie section before I can visit other discussions. I have read a lot of threads as a guest and have decided to join. Daughters car is giving me fits!!
  11. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Today I rolled down the windows for a little fresh air. It began to rain so I rolled them all up. When I went to roll them down again, I noticed that the rear driver side didn't come down with the others. When I got home, I inspected the situation, and found that the switches still work, the...
  12. WTB/WTT Section
    The nearest dealership to me is 120+ miles both ways. I lost my wheels lock and don't have the time to make it there. Anyone have one they could spare? Thanks!
  13. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    2000 1.8t wagon So the other day, I go to the store and roll the rear windows half down for the dogs. Come out of the store, hop in the car, fire it up, go to roll up the rear windows.......nothing. No up or down in ANY windows. When I hit ANY switch I can hear a click in each door...
  14. B5 Garage
    I just talked with a VW mechanic and he told me i needed to purge my coolant system. Anybody know where i can find one of these purging tools? Any help would be appreciated.
  15. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Alright I'm new to vw I used to had a wrangler and a ninja zx6r both of which I did my own maintenance to. I just got this vw off a trade for my ninja and am having some problems from it. When it's idling on occasions it'll stutter almost like it's going to die and if I let my foot off the brake...
  16. New Member Introductions
    So as I was putting my panel back on from realigning my window track, the lock door button just fell out. I have no idea how to clip it back on. This is the automatic lock button that has the metal rod. Seems like it would be simple, but it won't "catch" on to anything. Please can someone tell...
  17. B5 Garage
    I have a Passat 3Bg 2002 mod 1.9TDI and my headlights are so scratched up outside i need to replace them. Does anybody have a PDF shoving me how??? Hoping for some help. Halvor Oslo, Norway
  18. New Member Introductions
    Looks like I need to post 2 threads here..... I have a Passat 3Bg 2002 mod 1.9TDI and my headlights are so scratched up outside i need to replace them. Does anybody have a PDF shoving me how??? Hoping for some help. Halvor Oslo, Norway
  19. New Member Introductions
    Hey guys, Im new here and dont know anything about VW's. My girlfriend has a 04' Passat ... and its the smaller gas turbo ... would that be the 1.8T ? I think here alternator is bad and am hoping this isnt one of the models where the whole front end must come off. Any help would be appreciated.
  20. New Member Introductions
    Hello all, I've been on the hunt for a 2002 W8 for some time now. Just recently came across one which is in my price range and seems to be cleaner than a whistle. Black beauty with tan leather, just how it should be :D Been talking with the owner and he's just waiting for me to close the...
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