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  1. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Day ago I went to the shop and changed the oil. After the oil change I drove about 3 miles my engine started to rumbling, and stopped working, the warning light went off STOP the engine. My car was towed away to the same shop I changed the oil. They said that they have changed the oil and filter...
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Please put on some protective headgear before you read this, so that you don't hurt yourself from all the face-palms you do. TL;DR- I went to buy a car 450 miles away and drove it back --> what could I have damaged (it's gonna be a lot)? Alright. The beginning of the story: I own a 2001...
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So, few times back i had an alternator issue, which since then i solved. Few days ago, about a month after the alternator issue my car wouldn't start. It was a dead battery, yesterday i sent the battery to a repair shop who changed the distilled water and charged it up. The guy did tell me that...
  4. Volkswagen Passat TDI Discussion
    Edit: I copied this into the correct forum, so please ignore. Thanks! Edit: the car is a gas 2004 1.8T with 106,000 miles, and I just realized I posted in the wrong forum. Sorry! I have read several of the threads on sludge & low oil pressure "STOP" light here since my light came on a couple...
  5. New Member Introductions
    Hi everyone. The oil pressure light came on and found oil in the coolant. I thought the sump pump was clogged but it wasn't. I changed oil pump and oil pump tensioner while i was there. I found that VW had made holes through the sump pump mesh with a drill , and that is how they solved the...
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Good day guys I bought a 02 Passat 1.8 t second hand from a guy...the car was giving me the stop engine sign due to oil and the turbo was only boosting for about a second then comes and goes ..oil level fine pick up was blocked So I took out the engine to do repair new belts and sump cleaned...
  7. USA - East
    Hello! I've gone on a few different forums to read about this issue I'm having, but I'm worried about cost. The Oil pressure light is coming on in my 2000 Passat, As well as a "STOP! Turn off your motor" message. This happened to my husband twice on the ride home a few days ago, but shut off...
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Car: 2001 VW B5 Passat GLS Engine: 1.8t (AUG) Problem #1: Check Coolant Light I typically have to refill my reservoir about once a week, not because its always leaking but because it randomly pisses out coolant, for no apparent reason, to me. (Might I add that one night I realized my car was...
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello, I have read a few threads about similar issues but non are like mine. I was recently driving from Chicago to New York and I came across a trouble. I took the car to get an oil change and started driving. When I got to New York about 20 min from my destination my car gave me that...
  10. B5 Garage
    Ok this is my first post on here so i will try to explain everything in as much detail as possible. First let me start off by saying I LOVE passatworld! This forum has helped me with my car tremendously... that being said i have looked everywhere and can not seem to figure out what is going on...
  11. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey PW... Hope all is well guys, long time no talk. I need some of that good advice that is given out on these panels.. Situation: So my oil light started flashing the other day... bummer. It goes off while I'm driving about every 5-6 minutes... Very loud and very annoying. So in the...
  12. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    About 2 months I ago, I was encountering Oil Pressure problems. I brought it to a trusted mechanic who switched out the pump and it has been fine up until this day. About 3 miles before the light came on, I noticed a few things: 1. A weird rattling could be heard while shifting between gears...
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