Volkswagen Passat Forum banner


  1. Need the name of this hose (see pictures)..

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Son comes home and tells me the car is barely running...check codes...P300,301,302,304....P0171 and P0411. While searching for leaking hoses...I find this corrugated hose broken in half..... 1.- What is its name? 2.- Would this broken hose cause this bad idling and all the codes? It appears...
  2. Are my new Pistons toast? (Pictures)

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Below are 2 of the 4 Pistons that were damaged from the crank walking. Can I clean them up with a dremel and redo rebuilding the engine? Thank you in advance! Piston 1 Piston 2
  3. Can't see pictures or reply

    New Member Introductions
    Does anyone know why I can't see the pictures in this thread? I've tried everything but the images don't load or they say they are blocked. I am also unable to reply. I've tried both mobile...
  4. How to fix vertical headlight adjustment w/ pictures

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Like many of you, my headlight adjustment ball and socket disengaged. I read the posts here about this issue and thought I would try to fix the problem. Although my headlights were aftermarket, I did notice that the adjustment screws are marked as to up/down and right/left. Also, while turning...
  5. 2004 1.8T sludge problem, questions (pictures)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    This car has 79,000 original miles. The previous owner had the pan off and installed a brand new oil pump, but didn't clean the screen? If he had, then he left junk in the bottom of the pan when he reassembled. The pickup tube screen was loaded with bits of carbon and almost completely blocked...
  6. pictures in how to,s???

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi folks, a lot of the how to,s have pictures but i cant see them . It says i have to upgrade my account to see them. how do i do that? thanks in advance
  7. Background Pictures of Passat B5 & B5.5

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    If you've got a background worthy picture of a B5 or B5.5 Passat, lets see it. 1920 x 1080 resolution or greater preferred.
  8. Anyone have pictures of a passat lowered on 19's. Pic inside of mine.

    Volkswagen Passat TDI Discussion
    Looking for a passat lowered with springs on 19's. I heard it looks lower than mine does on 18's. Im lowered on H&R springs, thinking of coil overs, i just want to barely tuck tire.
  9. Where is this oil coming from? Pictures

    B5 Garage
    I have a leak like most all 1.8Ts. First thoughts are the head gasket. I'm hoping not.. It just started dripping oil whereever I park now. Also, i found a small connector floating around. Believe it's connected to oil filter if anyone knows what it is. Thanks
  10. Pictures of old and new tires

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    Here are pictures of my old tires and the new larger ones: The older tires are at the top beginning with RR, then RF, followed by there new counterparts. The old tires were 215.55.16 Conti DWS, they have about 30,000 miles on them. The new are 225.55.16 Conti DWS06. I spent some time...
  11. B7 PASSAT race car - see video and pictures on Facebook

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Makes me proud to see a great B7 group in the passatworld forums. I'd appreciate a Facebook "like" at fitzpatrickautosport. Racing videos, pictures, and a lot of Passat and VW enthusiast friends. I'm trying to prove that the VW Passat is one of the toughest vehicles on the road... and the...
  12. '04 Passat 4Motion fuel gauge sender connector pictures?

    New Member Introductions
    Can anyone send a picture of how the fuel gauge sender connectors are attached to the fuel pump lid? There appear to be 2 connectors. One for the fuel gauge sender and one for something else. The connectors are different colors but I forgot to note how they were configured when I was replacing...
  13. V6 tensioner/belt write up pictures missing?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Was reading the V6 tensioner/belt replacement write up and the pictures seem to be missing. Just small placeholder squares for the pictures and the link at the bottom is empty. Can someone else check to see if it's just me...
  14. Stop, Oil Pressure, with Pictures

    B5 Garage
    I do not drive the car hard, it is my DD. Speed limit plus 5 is typical, with an occasional higher foray. My After leaving the highway, there are about 3 miles of 45rpm or less road to my home, and there is no hard accelerations there. Same on the way to work. Received the dreaded Stop, Oil...
  15. Oh no! Pictures are gone!

    New Member Introductions
    I have read some how to posts that are pretty good in here. I do have one question. Are pictures deleted with time? It seems that every time I want to read one that really interest me all I can do is read the procedure and imagine how great the photos look. I know they where there because...
  16. 2015 Volkswagen Passat - Official Pictures

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    It certainly looks great. from article: At the moment we don’t have an official press release but we already know a great deal about the all-new Passat. It’s up to 85 kg (188 lbs) lighter and will be available with a couple of 1.4 TSI engines generating 125 PS and 150 PS, respectively...
  17. Finally got some pictures of my car!

    The Showroom
    hope you guys enjoy!
  18. Battery corrosion with pictures.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    FIXED: Battery corrosion with pictures. Hey PW. I got a new battery in December time because my old one went out. I installed my new one and I have kept regular checks on it. But lately I've been noticing it to corrode the underneath where it sits. I sprayed some anti corrosion but it still...
  19. A few Pictures Before She Goes......

    The Showroom
    As you might of seen in the classifieds I have decided to sell my car. If I can sell it as a whole locally I would be super happy otherwise I will be parting it out. Pretty impressive the interest I have gotten all ready for the parts listed :P Good Old memories....I guess this is the time I...
  20. Pictures of your roof rack setup on a B5 sedan

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Got 2 bicycles that I will like to carry around, and I'd like something like this.. Pics and details on your setup will be great. Thanks!