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  1. 18in amg tsw bremma 5x112 rims/tires $TRADE queens ny

    Parts For Sale
    18in amg tsw bremma 5x112 rims/tires $TRADE
  2. Master Cylinder Install - drag queens on all four corners.. HALP! HALP!

    B5 Garage
    ! UPDATED ! - four corner drag queens .. Master Cylinder Install Soo.. Long story short, picked up a 2003 B5.5 4motion wagon that has been left sit for about a year after a seemingly long life of fair service. Was told, taken out for a spin 6 months ago and the master failed.. I replaced...
  3. FS: B5 OEM Roof Rack + Two Bike Attachments, Pick Up Only Queens, NY.

    Parts For Sale
    Just got a jeep wrangler as a summer project, no need for the bike rack any more. I took off the key cover things a while back because I thought they were annoying (I always took the rack off when not in use) and never found them after I bought a new place, I remember reading somewhere that...
  4. Looking for great VW Mechanic in Queens

    B5 Garage
    Looking for a great VW Mechanic in Queens. I have a 2001.5 Passat and i had the timing belt job done. After i got the car back, there is a strong vibration coming from the engine. I took it back and they did the job over and its still there. They re adjusted the front end twice. The mechanic...
  5. Purolator Oil Filter for 1.8t NYC (Bayside, Queens Exit 26 Long Isle Expy)

    Parts For Sale
    Free: Purolator Oil Filter for 1.8t NYC (Bayside, Queens Exit 26 Long Isle Expy) I was messing around with the motorcycles today and found a Purolator L40316 (Mfg. by Mann aka the Mannolator*) in my garage. I think I picked it up when I was going to do an oil change for someone but I guess...
  6. Good VW Mechanic in Queens, NYC

    USA - East
    I was just wondering if anyone can recommend a mechanic in queens, I need to get some work done on my 04' Passat. Preferably around the Rego Park/Middle Village/Maspeth area. Thanks.
  7. Tree VS. Passat - Bodyshop Recommendation in Queens???

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Well, it's drivable. I parked next to a big tree and it fell and completely crushed the SUV in front of me but it spared my car for the most part though I have some rear quarter panel, front quarter panel and A-Pillar denting (doesn't look like the frame is bent). The door trim is bent where the...
  8. L & T Auto repair Great VW shop in Queens Vilage NY

    Dealerships and Service
    Check out this shop. the worst shop I have ever been to they are crooks they say they fix things and it's really not ..I was going to hear for 8 years and they screwed me over big time on a car they have no respect stay away customer beware L & T Auto Repair 11245 Springfield Blvd, Jamaica, NY...
  9. Redrilling wheels.found a shop in Queens N.Y

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    just found a wheel shop in queens that redrill wheels.i dropped off two of my wheels bbs rs .he said it wont be no problem and charged me $30.00 per wheel.they have a wheel drilling machine so i will give you guys pic of the machine they use and pics of my wheel.hopefully everything comes out...
  10. sp33dy and vwb5ts beaters to trailer queens

    Anything Auto
    so i figure instead of stating a new thread for pics each time once of us puts on new parts i would start a build thread for both of us :lol:. anyway we gots lots of changes, parts, and custom crap going on to get ready for waterfest so i'll start with some old pics and see what happens over the...
  11. Looking for Katzkin Leather Installer Shop In Queens NY area

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey guys, as the title reads, I need a good Leather upholstery installer to install my Katzkin finally. I don't have the time to do it myself and I would prefer an installer who has done a few themselves. Maybe one of you had good results, I'm looking for a place in queens NY. I have called...
  12. Free: Pick-Up Rims in Queens, NY and stock spoiler for $25 bucks

    Classified Archive
    I have a few sets of rims that I was going to have refinished in my basement that have been sitting around for a little while now pulled a few from storage too. The old'e lady is nagging me to get them out so its time. 18 inch Mille Miglia Evo5 x 6pcs - all have some minor scuffs and a couple...
  13. A normal day in Queens, NY

    The Showroom
    Everything Starts by scrapping your skid plate everytime you leave your house:driving: Then you go to a retail store to satisfy your wife/GF need for shopping:banghead: At last you find a vw enthusiast who happens to pull you over to compliment your car:)
  14. Any V6 in Queens, NY? need help

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I need a favor from you V6 guys. Help! :bowdown: I want to compare the noise of my V6 engine with yours, ASAP :) 5 minutes will do, I'll drive to your car. I live in Elmhurst, Queens, NY I'm not familiar with the car, and heard little rattling noise from the engine. I went to Edge Motor for...
  15. Any V6 in Queens, NY? need help

    USA - East
    I need a favor from you guys. Help! I want to compare the noise of my V6 engine with yours, ASAP:) 5 minutes will do, I'll drive to your car. I live in Elmhurst, Queens, NY I'm not familiar with the car, and heard little rattling noise from the engine. I went to Edge Motor for a TB change, and...
  16. Touchless Car Wash Location in Queens NY

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello, Anyone know a good touchless or self service car wash in Queens NY? Thanks in advance. Regards, Andy
  17. Dealer In Bayside,Queens Wants $1100 To Replace Radiator On B5 Help!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Guys I Need Help In The Worst Way! Dealer wants $1100 To Replace Radiator and Hoses on my B5! Can anyone recommend a repair shop in the 5 Boroughs that can do the job, I just want someone good! Please include address / contact number of repair shop. Thk You. Someone recommended Tyrol Sports but...
  18. Need Radiator Replaced in B5 Dealer wants $1100 /In Queens,NY I Need a Repair Shop

    B5 Garage
    I have a B5 ( 2001.5 )New Version, 1.8 Turbo...Guys please do know of a repair shop i can take my car too. Dealer wants $1100 for the job. If you know of a good shop please leave address and telephone number if you have it. Thank You
  19. Any good vw shops in the Queens NY area for a b5?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Looking for something train accessible. any good recommendations? Im getting P0420-Catalyst System,Bank1 Efficiency Below Threshold I think I need to change the air filter / spark plugs / and maybe o2 sensors and maybe wires. It may be the cat, but since there are o2 sensors before and...
  20. Spotted: B5 @ Long Isle Expy. Queens, NY

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I was heading home after work spotted a F-ing Clean Green B5 w/ 18s, Black Angel eyes, Kamei Grille. I gave you the cb5 wave but didnt know if you saw. Anyway, Lookin GOOD! and keep your jersey plates in the right lane where you guys belong :thumbup: