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  1. B5 Garage
    Hi all. So I put a new fuel pump in, and still it's not starting. Forgive my ignorance, but I tested the volts reaching the pump and they seem a touch low, 10.6, and I figured all the cranking had run the battery down so I attempted to jump start it and still nothing. 2 things: is it possible...
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a 99 Passat with a 1.8 liter turbo automatic transmission. I had a transmission problem replaced it now the card doesn't move through the shifting, what is the problem needing help
  3. B5 Garage
    So I did my transmission filter & fluid change, and not knowing any better, I screwed myself & put in Redline fluid. Ever since, It's slipped, mostly when it's cold, and gets mostly better once it warms up. Then one day I found a post with someone saying that Redling is notorious for causing...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi. Ive successfully replaced my timing belt on my b5 v6. I purchased the ECS ultimate kit that contains all timing components. My main problem now is that I cannot for the life of me get the fan pulley assembly back on. I am able to thread in the 2 6mm hex bolts as well as the 1 hidden 6mm...
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I just picked up a sunroof form an '04 Sedan. I found that it did not work. Upon looking at the plugs I found that two of the wires were not in the same place in the plug, and there was an additional wire (thin, white and blue) that is not in my harness. I relocated the two wires in my...
  6. New Member Introductions
    80lb injectors
  7. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Any options out there? I've done some looking around, and want the best option that works, but is also affordable. Ive see how the chinese stuff looks.. and meh....
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My VW dealer service receipt reads "VW-352-540-SB Syntec Castrol" $6.50 ea. From this receipt I'm trying to figure out if they put in GTX Synblend or Edge Professional Can anyone help me? (I'm filling out a Castrol rebate form and have to choose one.) Thank you for your help.
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    2000 GLS Variant V6 2.8 manuel transmission 209,000 miles im looking to put in a hitch to do some light towing, under 2000 pounds. anyone have referance to a good brand, or tips to an easier install. im not looking to put one on yet, it will be next spring.
  10. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    because i removed the front cover on the fuel pump and dropped the pump i ended up with a bunch of parts before i could remember where each of them goes. Please help me put this puzzle together. The picture shows my worn out cam follower which cause the salad in the engine. To be exact its a...
  11. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hiya so following taligentx's guide, I took the door and the lock apart. Door OK, lock = swiss watch syndrome, should have been more careful. Passat intermittent door lock issue | Javalins's Blog Any pictures of working insides, or ideas how to humpty dumpty back together again? What's the...
  12. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I am having issues with putting the car into first gear from neutral. It is difficult sometimes. I can overcome the problem when I place the car in 2nd and then move to 1st. From that point, shifting is easy. It will go in all gears like butter as long as I continue to keep the clutch pedal...
  13. The Showroom
    Happy Monday. Not. Just whoring out the new wheel i put on my car this past weekend. pulling the old wheel off.. and on with the new grips. (wheel and hub are momo out of a mk2 part was the price:D
  14. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey guys, I have a 2005 Passat B5.5 GLS 1.8T 4motion Automatic. It has a little under 130,000 miles on it which i know is a ton but im wondering if anyone would recommend any small upgrades, like a tune or something. I know VW's last forever in terms of mileage so i was curious if 130,000 is too...
  15. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    had to wait a little longer to be certain we wouldn't get anymore snow and the road salt washed they are... p.s my side trim pieces r missing because they are getting painted, as well as the rear bumper.
  16. Dealerships and Service
    Put about 1/4 bottle of windshield fluid in my 2012 Passat coolant reservoir. How much damage and do I need to flush?
  17. B5 Garage
    May 2013 75 degrees... timing belt replacement on an 03 v6 Passat.. I recall looking at the alternator and telling myself "now would be a good time to rebuild that" fast forward... February 11th 2014 7:30 AM -14 degrees.. rush hour traffic.. one by one I start losing things, stereo...
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