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  1. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My son came home in the wagon for the weekend from Luke Air Force Base in Arizona. Here's what I saw upon opening the hood - lots of Phoenix dust everywhere! More worrisome was the upper coolant hose that was bulged and felt squishy, and he had to make a return trip across the desert. So we...
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Calling out to Phoenix and surrounding area(s) residents. I now have (2) locations of residence, WI and recently in Phoenix. Problem is, I'm in WI for a while and my wife is down in Phoenix with her Passat GLX. All of a sudden the car is burning through coolant, I don't know if it's leaking out...
  3. WTB/WTT Section
    Pm me
  4. Parts For Sale
    selling CC 17" phoenix rims with tires. 5x112 41 mm offset tires are contiprocontact 235 45 17 . 2 are 50% tread, 2 are 70%. asking 650 picked up in Brooklyn, NY or 400 without the tires. Prefer not to ship Also have 4 5mm hubcentric spacers, brand new 70 shipped email me dennik_mailAT...
  5. USA - West
    Any recommendations for a VW mechanic in Phoenix? I have a 2006 V6 3.6 and I am having issues with my ABS/traction control, the mechanics I have gone to can't figure it out, I don't understand why this is so difficult. thanks, Brion
  6. Parts For Sale
    Sold-mods please delete
  7. Parts For Sale
    Passat CC 17 Phoenix Wheels - Price Drop SOLD! 4 wheels with original Continental tires on (worn, +40k miles). I have had this set of wheels new, since Oct 2010. Wheels are in great condition and tires need to be replaced. I post pics as they currently fit on my B5. I will add pics of the...
  8. USA - West
    I might need help retrieving skc for a 1999 passat 1.8t wagon and finding a place to cut the key. Since i bought the car used i never had the skc and would like to know any recommendations on how to get another key without spending crazy money at the stealership. Thanks in advance :)
  9. New Member Introductions
    i gotta 1.8T, 2000 B5 passat, GLS version. Best car to have imo.
  10. Parts For Sale
    Sold!!!! OEM "Take Offs" from a 2011 Volkswagen CC Sport 17" wheels & tires & TPMS "Phoenix" wheel 5x112 17x8" 41 offset 235/45/17 Continental ContiProContact tires New take offs! Car has ~500 miles on it....just bought it, so everything is brand new & in mint condition. Since it's a...
  11. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Does anyone have a photo to post of CC Phoenix wheels on a B6 Passat? I recently bought factory take-offs for installation this spring and wonder how they will look.
  12. Wheel and Tire Forum
    We are pretty much a VW family, with five VWs in the immediate family, we have 3 Passats, one Mk 6, two Mk 5.5s a 2005 New Beetle Convertible, and a 2000 Jetta. Did have three Mk 5.5s, but traded my 2002 4 Motion GLX Wagon in on the 2005 New Beetle Convertible for my daughter, it had 188K...
  13. B6 Garage
    Hello everyone! I'm a new owner of a 2006 Passat 2.0T. A few things I'm wondering: 1. any good independant mechanics in the phoenix area? need timing belt and dealers are very expensive 2. I only have one FOB. Do i HAVE to get a new fob and programing at dealers? 3. the man i bought it from...
  14. Classified Archive
    FS: 17" phoenix wheels and tires Sold!!!!!!!
  15. Wheel and Tire Forum
    So I'm selling my 19s and luckily I was able to borrow these from my dad. These are 17" 2010 CC Phoenix wheels with 235/45/17 Michelins. I just thought I'd post it for anyone curious as to what they might look like. My drop is H&R Sport springs and Koni STR.T Struts, FYI. Thoughts...
  16. Events & Gatherings
    any events near phoenix arizona?
  17. Dealerships and Service
    I have some work that needs to be done on my 2006 B6 and I would like to stay away from the dealer if at all possible. Anyone know of any good mechanical shops in North Phoenix/Scottsdale?
  18. Classified Archive
    Made up my mind - I'm getting rid of the Bistars. No scratches, dings, rash or other blemishes. Very good Nokian WRs on all four, at least 75% tread life left (will try to measure/verify). No pics today, but may be able to get some as early as tonight. Honestly, these are in solid condition...
  19. Classified Archive
    PHOENIX ARIZONA AREA - 2 Passat OEM used alloy wheels, 16", 7 spoke. Both in excellent condition with no repairs, road damage, or curb scuff marks. $225.00 for one wheel, $400.00 for the pair. VW dealers want from $400 to $450 apiece, auto salvage yards want about $275, and eBay sellers list...
  20. USA - West
    So im closer to glendale and peoria then Phoenix, but phoenix sounds good in the post. I'm looking for some LoCaL people to roll with and get some inspiration. here is my ride so far: