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  1. New Member Introductions
    My first VW since my 1994 VW Passat VR6, sold that in 2005. Had 200k and hope this new one does the same. Bought it from the dealer with 13,000 miles. And it was a prior leased car. Pretty happy with it so far. I was wondering if anyone has any experiences with roof racks, and roof boxes...
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    FIRST CONCEPT: I was wondering the other day, the blue cap on the windshield washer tank is so hard to open & it gets in the way when you pour new stuff into the tank. So I figure you could refill it by wiring the pump to work in reverse and suck in new fluid from the sprayer nozzles on the...
  3. New Member Introductions
    Hello/interior light/error on site Hey, I'm from Slovakia (its not that bad as in ''Euro trip'' or any movies). I need some help with B5 99. Interior lights are working manually, both front and rear, but they wont light up once i open the doors. I have repaired almost all of my door locks 3/4...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
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  5. Anything Auto
    Am I the only one who finds it ironic that we're running a VW Passat forum which is sponsored by ads for other makes of cars?? (Hyundai, Chevrolet, Toyota, etc.)
  6. Volkswagen Passat TDI Discussion
    I just found a link to a site from VW itself regarding the TDI scandal. Here it is:
  7. New Member Introductions
    Why cant we post things outside of this page yet, i have posted 2 things, i need help with an issue with my car
  8. B5 Garage
    Intermittent rough idle and "hiccups " on push of throttle from stopped position I have seen similar lines but found nothing specific about this problem. The car will start fine and sometimes drive normal for long periods than at a stop light or other stop it will nearly stall when throttle is...
  9. New Member Introductions
    i see that other members read my post but no one welcome me.
  10. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Post your username and I will edit your name into this post! Ill kick it off. I have already seen a couple PW people on IG so I am sure there are more! Blow it up! @WyGuy24-VW Passat 1.8T @marcluv-marcluv @aaronilovici-TheColoradoRed @awesomechinz-Awesomechinz @notadamnjetta-anonymous...
  11. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    To keep the little ones busy while your wife is away and you are wrenching on your Passat... :angel:
  12. New Member Introductions
    Looking for more pictures of the black wagon on the home page? Where do I find pictures of that wagon???? Thanks Yakman$ (NewBee)
  13. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I've done a bunch of searching on the forum and several old posts refer to this link: However, it's a dead link now. Does anyone have a copy of that pdf stored away anywhere that I could have please? Or information on where I can find a current...
  14. The Showroom
    From de spain, prsents....Vw passat 1.6 8v 102 h.p....Modifications... 1-Chip TLR 2-Whells Mille Miglia evo 8x17 and tires Continental Sport contact 2 225/45/17 3-Brakes Brembo gold 288+Ferodo de future 330 4 Piston 4-Suspension kw v3:biglaugh: 5-Tintail 20% 6-Xenon lights...
  15. Anything Auto
    Without this link i would be stuck and confused never has one man made it so clear to so many! You know who he is! :drink: :drink:
  16. Wheel and Tire Forum
    I need to order a new center cap for the rims I picked up but I can't find a website that works or that I can get a phone number off of.
  17. Anything Auto
    I will spring pics soon. I spent monday laying out and cutting the black Alcantara. I sewed up the seat backs for the fronts on sunday night and monday. Those consist of the back and the upper bolsters and tops. I also got both headrests assembled. Tomorrow I will start cutting the grey for...
  18. Wheel and Tire Forum
    what size tires for most protection i have 18x8 rims with h&r srings a 99passat1.8t wagon how big can i go without any rubbinjg what profile 225/40 ? 225/45 ? i tryed the search but no deatail
  19. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Three times in the last week, my car has cut-out(lost power) and the CEL has flashed for a split second. Twice while driving, and once just after starting. It runs fine otherwise. Anyone know what this might be? Possibly the prestages of an ICM failure? Thanks, Glen Glen Wofford:cool...
  20. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    :cry: I got my first speeding violation... The officer who pulled me over, reduced my ticket from a street racing fine to a speeding violation... then went on to tell me that if i fight this ticket that he will inform the judge that i was street racing (wasn't racing... just accelerating fast...