2008 Passat 2.0. Just got done replacing most of the AC. Everything but one line and evaporator. All seems to be working okay with the exception that the recirculation button will not stay depressed and does not light up. You can tell that the AC is allowing fresh air in and keeping it from...
A friend of mine's B7 Passat has AC system issue. When he turns on AC, AC vents blow warm air and AC compressor is not turning. I stood near compressor. I cannot hear anything, no clutch click. I hooked up my AC manifold gauge and it showed 95psi (on both low and high sides as compressor was not...
My 07 AC (climatronic) works ok when driving at a consistent speed, however, in stop and go driving it never cools down. I have searched the forum and found plenty of post of similar issues but in all cases i have found that their aux fan is not kicking on. In my case, when i turn the...
So maybe you've see pictures of the apparently nice Passat wagon, owned by the guy whom the court kicked out of his parent's house in New York. The story I read implies that he has other Passats in storage, so he's perhaps a PassatWorld B5 forum member?
Lost control of climatronic functions. No Auto/Econ nothing but basic features, but nothing changes. reader ,O1341 comes up, but cannot find any info. NEWS, checked this morning, and all is well,. Can anyone explain??
2003 1.8t AWM
Relay 384 OK. It clicks.
Fuse 25 OK.
AC light comes on in the button.
Aux fan kicks in.
AC compressor clutch engages.
System is charged.
What could be the problem?
Last winter the plenum chamber was flooded (a lot of water) because the previous owner didn’t clean up the drain...
The ignition key has been getting more difficult to turn when the steering wheel is locked.
I must pull on the steering wheel quite a bit and then the key turns nicely.
If I shut the car off with the steering wheel unlocked, the key turns fine.
This makes me believe that the ignition key...
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Passat threw up a code to change the Cam Chain Tensioner, so I did. Now I have a Cyl 1 misfire. Swapped plug and coil from Cyl 2 but no change in how it ran or code.
Measured power at each injector with the engine running and had signs of voltage on 2,3 & 4 but nothing...
I rarely post or stop by here much these days, but thought some might like this. Guy puts a B5.5 V6 into a Porsche 996 for a 24 hours of Lemons car.
Had to replace the battery in the car because it lost a cell and only had 10volts.
Installed new battery in the car and the remote lock and unlock function no longer works from the switchblade key.
Went through the programing steps in the owners manual and can not get the remote to connect with...
OK, so I had a meeting last Sunday morning and I promised I would go grocery shopping after, so I took the SUV. I come home to find that my dad had wanted to help me out and change my oil which I mean, gotta love Dad. Only problem was, he ****** my oil filter with a wrench or pair of pliers and...
I have changed the water pump on my AEB and upon getting everything back together I noticed the water pump pulley and the power steering pump pulley are not flush. The water pump pulley sits a little behind the power steering pump pulley and causes the belt to not sit right and rub against the...
This is my first post asking a question, I hope I am posting in the right place
Short Story: Car Starts up for a few seconds..when I spray starting fluid into the throttle body inlet. When I put my finger on the Fuel pump relay it clicks when I turn on the ignition to acc position. all...
Pulling both my 05 BHW and 99 v6 5speed.
Pulling both engined and transmissions together. Gotta do timing belt and bsm delete and will be easier on a table.
Will I need to pull my cross members? It looks like i have enough room but wanted to be sure.
Also...for removing shifter linkages do...
It's frustrating not to be able to play audio or video messages on my brand new 2018 Passat from the Whatsapp App on my iPhone connected via bluetooth
All my other cars that are a lot older can will play them without any problems
After googling on the subject, I came across an article...