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  1. Ham Radio transceiver install

    Mobile Electronics
    Passat SE model year 2016. Need to install +12 Volts (at 42 Amps) by adding cable from the battery to radio location in the boot. Access to battery is thru the large firewall grommet on drivers side. Access to grommet is from the inside just above the instrument panel floor plate. Must...
  2. 2005 B6 2.0 TDI no power čýto radio

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi there everyone i need your help I have 2005 B6 2.0 TDI and my issue is: 1) bought new radio and replaced the old one and everything worked just fine 2) after 2 months the radio started sometimes switch off and on again ect 3)now i am at the point where its not switchinon at all 4)i checked...
  3. Noob with B6 and no power to radio

    New Member Introductions
    Hi there everyone i need your help I have 2005 B6 2.0 TDI and my issue is: 1) bought new radio and replaced the old one and everything worked just fine 2) after 2 months the radio started sometimes switch off and on again ect 3)now i am at the point where its not switchinon at all 4)i checked...
  4. Backup camera adapter for aftermarket radio

    Mobile Electronics
    Anyone install a backup camera adapter such as...
  5. Backup camera adapter for aftermarket radio

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Anyone install a backup camera adapter such as https://www.aliexpress.com/item/High-Quality-26-PIN-RGB-to-CVBS-RCA-Converter-for-Volkswagen-Facotry-Camera-VW-Original-Camera/1737938580.html? I'm about to replace my RCD-510 with a Kenwood Deck and Maestro RR but I'm not sure I know how the...
  6. Radio Install Problem

    Mobile Electronics
    Hi All, Just bought a new-to-me 2001 Passat 1.8T. Was told by the P/O that it had a battery drain that would kill the battery in a few days. Well I'm pretty sure I found it. The car had an aftermarket head unit installed. I noticed that after I turned the car off and took the key out, there...
  7. any reason why a B5.5 radio would "half die" when i changed a battery?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Just changed a battery on a B5.5 radio has re-learnt its code from ECU, and is activated. and powered however........... its seems half dead. the buttons 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 on the front don't work right. well if you press one of the number, the front panel display will go blank and not switch...
  8. Passat B6 Bluetooth adapter and radio change from RCD300 to RCD510

    Mobile Electronics
    Hello! I have a question about bluetooth adapter and radio. This is my car interrior: http://www.kolumbus24.com/articlePics/500x500/11003595e.jpg So, I am actually really nervous about that phone thing on the right, because there is no phone in 2017 that fits into this. I was thinking about...
  9. Premium 8 radio - No nav. Rearview Camera

    Parts For Sale
    Not sure if anyone is interested but I'm selling my Stock radio from a 2015 Passat Sport. It has satellite ready, Bluetooth, HD radio, aux, rear camera. I know alot of guys retrofit, anyone interested let me know. $300 shipped PayPal USPS w/ tracking & insurance. Will overnight if...
  10. 2003 radio upgrade, I'm lost!

    Mobile Electronics
    Hi all. have been lurking as a member for awhile when my sons 2003 Passat needs work. Thank you all for your contributions, it has helped me alot. Now to my problem. For Christmas, I bought my son a new radio for his 2003 Passat. Bought the JVC KW V220BT DVD Receiver from Crutchfield. This is...
  11. Backup Camera View on Radio Screen 2015 Passat

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    On my 2015 Passat, Wolfsburg Edition, just recently my screen on my radio changed when backup view is engaged. Before I had a full screen view, but now I have about 3/4 view of whats behind me, and in the screen to the right is a return arrow which takes up the remaining screen. If I hit the...
  12. 99 passat wagon gls 1.8 t 20 v cut stock radio wires please please please help!!!!!!

    B5 Garage
    ok i was stupid and did buy the adpiter for a aftermarket head unit .. so i cut the stock radio wires and plugs i went to a scrap yard got the same year wire harness made shur colors match rewired the stock radio back in now my cvar wont start .. al light work key fob works no check light ...
  13. how do i find the code for my radio ?

    Mobile Electronics
    I replacing my head unit in my 2003 passat gl 1.8 turbo going aftermarket . if i decide to sell the car i would take the new radio with me . I understand if you remove the stock radio from these cars you have to know the code for it to work again if you put it back in the car , how do you figure...
  14. Radio Code Required - VW Gamma Cassette Radio

    Mobile Electronics
    Hi, I've decided to sell me original VW Gamma Radio now that I have retrofitted the VW MFD Sat Nav Radio. However, I've already posted the radio and the buyer is requesting the radio code which I cannot find anywhere. I have never needed the radio code myself, despite disconnecting the...
  15. Can the radio code be retrieved using VAG K+CAN Commander?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi, I've recently purchased a VW MFD-D sat nav radio from eBay. Upon installation it is asking me for the radio code and so I have messaged the seller to ask for it. Assuming they cannot find it, I understand I can also ask the dealer by providing them with the serial number of the radio, VIN...
  16. WTB: B5 Double DIN radio trim: 3B0 858 069

    WTB/WTT Section
    Hi, I'm looking for the double DIN radio trim for a Passat B5, part number 3B0 858 069. It doesn't matter too much what colour the trim is although carbon fibre effect would be preferable. The part looks like this (ignore the colour): I can find it on eBay for cheap but it ships from China...
  17. FS: Blitzsafe AUX adapter for single DIN radio. VW AUX DMX V.3

    Parts For Sale
    Purchased this from user im_cecil (thread here - http://www.passatworld.com/forums/parts-sale/513257-fs-blitzsafe-aux-adapter-single-din-radio-vw-aux-dmx-v-3-a.html) a couple of months ago. Finally got around to installing it, and somehow I missed that this only fits single DIN. I have double...
  18. Monsoon radio

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have an 01 glx with the monsoon stereo , i have changed my head unit to an aftermarket one but i strongly believe my stock amp is draining my battery as it has never done this before until i have changed head unit , i have read that this could be a possibility because the stock amp isnt being...
  19. FS: Blitzsafe AUX adapter for single DIN radio. VW AUX DMX V.3

    Parts For Sale
    Works with any phone, tablet, MP3 player with standard 3.5mm headphone jack. Includes 6ft cable. $45 shipped in the continental US. Connects to the CD changer port behind your radio. Will work with the single din in-dash single CD add-on. Will NOT work with the add on in dash CD changer...
  20. 2016 Passat S R-Line AM/FM Radio Reception Issue

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Hi all, I just bought a 2016 Passat and I'm loving it, however, I am having an issue where my radio volume increases and decreases when I'm driving around. It doesn't happen when I'm sitting still, but even just a simple roll at a red light will cause the radio volume to change. It almost...
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