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  1. Wife's 2004 Passat GLS Wagon needs fuel pump, what's a decent low cost one? Started

    B5 Garage
    My original post won't open, so I'm trying again. We were selling the car anyways to make room for a new Passat or Audi A6 then the fuel pump craps out. Changed the fuel filter, which was filthy, which probably helped the pump die an early death. Started searching FCP Euro, ECS, Parts Geek, and...
  2. Wife's 2004 Passat GLS Wagon needs fuel pump, what's a decent low cost one?

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    We have been actually looking for a newer Passat or Audi when her current VW died the other day. Thought maybe I'd get lucky and replace the filter and be done with it, but not this time. The filter was terribly dirty inside, which probably led to the early demise of her fuel pump. Started...
  3. Newbie needs heater help!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Just bought my first Dub! Glad I did but got an un-mentioned heater problem! yes, it was a bit cold here yesterday AM when I discovered my 02 Passat GLX Wagon won't produce any heat! None! :icon_eek: She has no problem blowing ice cubes when in AC mode! Any ideas or suggestions greatly...
  4. New to me 2002 Passat GLX 2.8L needs a BOATLOAD of work. Need some tips.

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    I'm a previous long term Audi A6 owner, so I'm very familiar with this powertrain. (except my A6 had the AHA engine with quattro, whereas this Passat has the ATQ with FWD.) So...we bought this 2002 GLX with 153K miles for my step-daughter to use and eventually own after she turns 18 (and for...
  5. 2009 Passat 2.0T needs new engine!!!!

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    So, I am having this problem with my 2009 Passat Komfort 2.0T. My wife started it and didn't know the oil was leaking out and now it needs a new engine. I took it to a brakes plus (Colorado) and they quoted me $6,357 and some change for a used engine swap. At that price and in my current...
  6. 2000 Passat GLX AWD -- Needs 2 Catalytic Converters and Ignition Coil?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm trying to sell my Passat. Of course, right before the sale went through, my check engine light came on. Someone took it to Advance Autoparts to "run the codes." They told him that three cylinders were mis-firing. He then took it to a local VW authorized service station. They told him...
  7. 2010 2.0T Needs New Engine

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    My 2010 Passat which I bought in 2012 (certified from the VW Dealer) and now has 97,xxx miles on it needs a new engine. It has been a great car and I've had zero problems up until now. My son has been driving it this summer but I was driving it a few days ago and while leaving the mall it...
  8. 34,000 miles - already needs new rotors and front pads? Wow.

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Ok, really just a general question as I've never owned a VW before this Passat. 2015 Passat Wolfsburg 1.8t Wife drives around 80 highway miles a day, maybe 5 city. She drives like a pussy. Rotors are already warped and VW says new pad and rotors needed. 34,000 miles. Is this common with...
  9. Noob needs acceptance

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    Hi all. Just bought my first Passat. My first VW for that matter.... To be continued.
  10. 2000 Passat V6 5spd Wagon, needs engine work, Central KY

    Vehicles For Sale
    Guys, it's killing me to do this, but it's time I moved on... Putting this up to see if anyone's interested in the car as it sits, before I do the partout thing... Car is currently complete, a timing chain tensioner failed and caused bent valves and I think a valve cap broke off and bounced...
  11. Needs 4 motion

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    Hoping to find a 4 motion Sent from my XT1030 using Tapatalk
  12. Needs help

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi all. New to this site. Been reading it for a while just joined. Anyway. Need help in the Maryland area. I have an 05 Passat wagon 1.8t 4motion. Got in a fender bender and the air bag deployed. The ins company is probably gonna total it. That's not what I want. If I can find the parts. I might...
  13. Newbie needs help

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    Since i have to wait to post in the other side of the forum. Im going to post here in hopes someone with some insite may see it. I picked up a 1999 passat 1.8t for 300 bucks. I drove a ways to get it. I was told it needed work (clutch bleeding) but it was drivable. It had sat dead for months...
  14. new person with a new car that needs some lov,e the car that is

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    Hi all I have seen some info here and looks like I am at the right place I have a 2008 passat 2.0 tdi dsg and need to get it back to tip top condition with some expert help from you guys
  15. Noob needs help

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    I bought a 2000 glx 2.8 4motion. It had a blown motor,got a newer one with 100k went to turn over but no fuel. Checked it out we have no power to the fuse for fuel pump. Wiring problem right? Any help what to do is greatly apreciated.
  16. Noobie needs help with '04 Passat GLX 4Motion that won't start

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    Hi everyone. Been making great use as a reader on this forum for the better part of a year. Fantastic resource. Unfortunately, I've not been having luck solving my most recent issue so it's time to make my first post. We've got an '04 Passat GLX 4Motion with 115,000 miles that's been a blast...
  17. Noob Needs Help with coolant/oil leak

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    Greetings, Glad to join the site. I am looking for help with my 2004 1.8t Passat, automatic, 4D sedan. I bought the car in November and have had my coolant light come on 3 times since purchasing the car. I have been periodically topping it (about every 2 weeks) with a 50/50 blend of G12 (from...
  18. does rear brake line needs copper washers???

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    can't bleed my brakes--ran through a quart of fluid. My O'really's calipers did not come with copper washers. Are they needed where banjo bolt connects to caliper? thanks, larry
  19. NEEDS TO GO - New Volkswagen Driver Gear Spring Set #3C0-071-679 A/T

    Parts For Sale
    Hello I have set of driver gear springs set for sale, they will fit the automatic tranny and will give you a inch drop all around I think. There are new and never put on, a few scuffs from sitting and moving around. Price is 200 plus shipping (buyer pays for shipping) or best offer I know...
  20. 2000 VW passat 2.8 v6 123k needs timing belt

    Vehicles For Sale
    Up for sale is a 2000 VW Passat Wagon with 123K miles. It is a grey wagon with black leather interior and woodgrain console/armrests. It has a 2.8L v6 30V engine and an automatic transmission. The interior is very nice, the drivers seat has a rip but thats it. All the other seats are in...