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  1. New Member Introductions
    So i got this passat and its really sluggish with a mbc it only has 5lbs of boost. You have to pretty much put the pedal half way down for the car to have and pickup at all higher speeds is fine accelerating just from take off and still only 5lbs of boost. Cant figure it out tried a code reader...
  2. New Member Introductions
    When I went to buy a car, I got caught up in the fantastic mileage for the diesel Passat and did not do a good job of negotiating. They only offered me $8,800 for a Honda Minivan that I later learned should have 'traded in' at over $10,000. I feel like they took advantage of me.
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    What was your awful experience like with a cracked head and gasket??
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So... I've had my car looked over by the dealership (car was in for an old recall I missed) for "free" and they told me a list of problems and potential failures. If you had these problems before, can you let me know how much you paid or if you think the quotes I've received are fair? And also...
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So, I cleaned out my car a little while filling up at the gas station. No big deal, just more money out of my pocket then I am used too. After that, i rolled all the windows down and started a nice slow drive home and enjoyed the sun and light breeze. Out of no where, I saw a dollar bill...
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    1 month after my accident, and 3 weeks of searching for a car, I finally made my purchase on Saturday. I went from a 1999 Passat V6 with 195,000 miles, to a 2000 BMW 540i with 112,000 miles. I paid 5,500 for the Passat when purchased, and I just paid 6500 for the BMW. Sorry to say, but I got...
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm looking at getting a body kit for my wagon. SRS front lip and sideskirts, Caractere rear lip, and Zender roof spoiler. The only quote I've gotten so far is $900! And that's on top of the ~$1300 for the parts themselves. Here's the breakdown: Front: $100 paint, $90 install Sides: $200...
  8. The Showroom
    Got a new camera and had the day off so I snapped some pics. about to spike at 17psi. Sister's B5.5 This is boostin' fast and furious style!! ha About to pass a mk3 and mk4 jetta. There are some noticeable mods in there. Still big mods to come in 08.
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Was coming home tonight, it was dark, doing about 75mph when the Mercedes SLK infront of me swerve right really quick and back into our lane. As soon as I see him do this, I know hes trying to avoid something, i immediately swerve right just like him around the ladder that was sitting in the...
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