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  1. B5 Garage
    Hey guys I was wondering if anyone has installed a EGT sensor on their passat. I have a 2001.5 v6 with a supercharger so I decided it is time for some way to monitor my EGT. I was wondering if anyone has drilled directly into the stock headers or any piping right before the cat. I'm not sure...
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    The right one or the left one thanks
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hope this isn't a repost. The fifth-generation (1996-2005) Volkswagen Passat was always a bit of a problem child for the German automakers and its vehicle owners. While it was both handsome and a pleasure to drive, it was afflicted by numerous mechanical maladies, including engine sludge and...
  4. Anything Auto
    Yeah...waaaaaaaaay old car; however, I'm helping a buddy change the rear rotors and pads on his daughter's Probe GT and cannot find anything online that tells me the size bolts, tools needed, etc....had him over the other day and the hub nut is gigantic! Had to put the wheel back on and tell...
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    OK - as you may have seen in my earlier threads - my Passat constantly fails on the left bank cat with a low O2 error code. My dealer swears my car has had the known ECU update. So, before I have to splash out on a new CAT (dealer price is £649 + VAT - cheapest aftermarket unit I could find is...
  6. The Black Hole
    Woah. http://www.bloomberg.com/
  7. Anything Auto
    I was coming home from my softball game and I was dropping a friend off at her home. I was at a light and it is only 1 lane each way. There was a small shoulder and I look in my side mirror and I see a car. I'm thinking :confused: this isn't a 2 lane road. So I'm talking with the passenger and...
  8. B5 Garage
    Hi, I'm going to be installing an Autometer electric oil pressure gauge and would like to know where to tap. Where is the stock one located so i can t it and attach the sender? I'm just guessing how you guys do it on the b5.5, I've done it like that on other types of cars. Pics would be much...
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