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  1. Variant Wagon Remove Roof Rails and Antenna

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    This is hood wrap version 2.0. By 3.0, my boys and I are gonna be pro's! Thinking of moving on to wrap the roof. Lots of peeling up there, too. It was an outside car. Do we need to take the headliner down again (now that we repaired it) in order to take off the antenna and rail bolts for...
  2. Removing roof rails on wagon. Size on holes in the roof?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello! As the title says, how big are the holes thats left after you remove the roof rails? I want to buy rubber grommets to fill the holes, but I want to order them before I take the rails of the car! Btw, its a 1999 1,9 tdi variant Thanks for any reply! Ørjan.
  3. Will A6 avant roof rails fit on a passat wagon?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Saw an A6 today on my way to a store the roof rails were stainless and appeared to be the same size using my calibrated eye. Are these interchangeable? Thanks.
  4. FS: B5.5 Wagon Roof Rails

    Parts For Sale
    $75 shipped ($25 for local pickup) OEM roof rails Removed from my (original owner) 2003 Passat Wagon GLX 2.8L V6 FWD Less than 15,000 miles - mint condition Contact me via emal.. koollude at yahoo Thanks for looking Greg
  5. Chrome wagon roof rails

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Want a set but either can't find them or they are stupidly expensive. I heard a rumor that chrome rails off of an Audi A4 2.8 wagon match up. Can anyone confirm? Thanks for any help. Tom
  6. 1999 B5 wagon roof rails for sale

    Parts For Sale
    I have both rails for sale they are slightly damaged where a previous owner strapped something to them and made them crack slightly(straight as an arrow otherwise). with a little tlc and paint they could probably look very nice. the only reason im selling them is because im in the process of...
  7. Will these chrome roof rails fit my B5 wagon.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Can anyone tell me what MY this wagon is and whether its chrome roof rails will fit my 99 B5 wagon? Asking price is $250. I am not familiar with late year models and so don't know. PS if it does fit and I have dismantle myself, any there any parts apart from the obvious I need to be sure...
  8. B5.5 - Need help:: Removing chrome gutter rails to paint

    B5 Garage
    Hi everyone, I'm getting my 5.5 wagon painted this week. I have everythingn off except the chrome rails above the windows. They are riveted on. Has anybody removed these before? How difficult are they remove and reinstall without damaging? has anybody painted their car with them on? Thanks...
  9. FS: B5.5 and Wagon..OEM wheels, shocks, springs, roof rails, service manual

    Parts For Sale
    LOCAL CASH PICKUP: Santa Clarita, CA 91355 All OEM parts (low mileage) off my 2003 Passat Wagon GLX 2.8L V6 FWD... - SPRINGS X4 - $75 - ROOF RAILS BLACK - $150 (MINT condition) - BNIB HUB CENTRIC RINGS (plastic) 73mm-57.1mm - FREE w/purchase - ROAD AMERICA WHEELS X4 - SOLD - SHOCKS X4 -...
  10. Pic Requst: wagon with shaved roof rails???

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm thinking about shaving the roof rails but wanted to see if there were any pics floating around of this already? Thanks!
  11. Roof rails

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hey just wanted to ask before ordering, is this a good buy? Will these scratch the paint pretty bad?? Thanks -Ross
  12. FS: B5 roof rack rails - NYC area

    Classified Archive
    Hi all, More stuff for sale - sold the car and putting up what I find around. I have a set of roof rack rails. I put them on for about 6 months, they are in great shape with keys, and adjustment key. Bought them off here basically new. $100 in NYC area only right now. (sorry, I don't...
  13. Yakima racks on your factory rails?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Looking for some input on Yakima's 'RailGrab' towers. I received mine today, and they don't seem like they're going to fit very well. Anyone have experience with these?
  14. WTB Bike rack compatible with OEM roof rails.

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    So there's a guy at work who's got a pair of roof rails for a B5/5.5, and he doesn't need them anymore; he says he'll sell me the rails and the ski racks for $100. I don't need the ski racks, but if I could get my hands on a pair of bike racks, I could definitely use those. Anyone have a bike...
  15. Roof rack rails

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    Removed from my 2006 Passat 2.0 TDI 125 kW These roof racks are a pair of fully detachable crossbars for vehicles featuring factory fitted roof rails. The RBXL range provides a slim lined, low profile fitment which complements the vehicle as well as a lockable function for added security. They...
  16. Variant Roof Rails - chipped black coating

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a couple of chips in the black coating on my '04 Variant's roof rails that expose the aluminum underneath. I'd like to fix it. I've seen some threads about a "plasti dip" spray and it's got me wondering if that might be a good solution to cover up the chips. Anyone tried it? Also...
  17. WTB B5/5.5 Seat Rails

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    I would like to buy these obviously from a part out car. I have done a seat swap in my B5 and am looking to put the old Passat seats in the Square Back but need the rails. TIA Patrick
  18. Chrome Roof Rails

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi all, Does anyone know where to get chrome roof rails for a b5.5 estate / wagon? Thanks :)
  19. Wtb Bike Rails

    Classified Archive
    Bike rails.. Already have the rack(its a wagon duh) and the cross bars.. Need 2 Bike rails. Got em? LMK
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