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  1. Mobile Electronics
    Hello everyone! I finally got most of the parts for my CarPC and now it's time to get some cables through! My plan is to have the unit in the trunk because I can't fit it anywhere else in my b5.5. Can You guys tell me what is the best way to get in to the trunk without exposing any cables? I'm...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hi:D recently bought a 99 1.8 passat for cheap and i want to gain a bit of power without having to change the turbo( its new).Since i bought have done couple of things and saw a bit of power increase but i want a little more.Have a few question which parts can i use from other VW or Audi for...
  3. B5 Garage
    Like many others, I'm singing the no-heat blues... However, I wonder if there's something else at play here than the usual suspects. Here's what I know: -My coolant reservoir isn't dirty -My coolant isn't dirty, is the proper G12, and was fully flushed about a year ago -About a year ago my...
  4. B5 Garage
    I feel dumb for asking :( I had the ABS module failure a month ago, sent it to guy on ebay who charged me US$ 45 for the fix and today I got my repaired module by mail, works pretty good! That's the sweet part of the story :D Now, since there's ALWAYS a but, when I removed the windshield...
  5. B5 Garage
    have a project im working on and just installed the engine but for the life of me I cant remember tha path the alternator to the starter wire is run. I believe it went around the rear of the engine. Anybody know of hand? Thanks
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    2003 Passat 1.8T Tip FWD APR Stage 1 ECU Forge Splitter Valve Techtonics 2.5in down pipe Custom 2.5in exhaust to Borla muffler :sleep: yawwnnn yeah i know. Next is the relocate of the DV, and i saw many write ups including this with a partner build of a FMIC install. My biggest concern is a...
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Ok so I have a 99 1.8 AEB trip, first I plan on doing the timing motor mounts trans fluid ect ya know the general maintenence. Now I want to get the most out the engine without anything major (like engine build) now what's a good path? K04? I can get bigger inj and have a company tune the ECU?
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Where does it run to from the CCM under my driver's carpet? I know it goes towards the deadstop, but no idea where it goes after that. Does anyone know? I have a 2002 V6 GLX 4motion.
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My 99 Passat has a water leak showing up in the rear passenger footwell. After reading all the posts I could find, I've looked at the typical causes--cabin filter gasket, battery & booster drains, firewall grommets, A/C drain hose, heater core, sunroof drains, antenna base. The only thing I...
  10. Mobile Electronics
    2004.5 Passat with Monsoon I am using a Roady2 XM receiver into my cassette port. AM/FM radio, CD and tape don’t get used much. The highs are grating, mids are muddy and lows almost nonexistent. I am very reluctant to tear out the Monsoon for fear of messing up the controls in the steering...
  11. Mobile Electronics
    2000 B5 Variant Monsoon single-DIN tape player, 6-cd changer in back. Problem: we like having the 6 disk changer, and we like having the tape player. However, we'd like to have a single CD slot in the passenger compartment as well. So we want tape and single CD in the DIN comparment(s), and...
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