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  1. New Member Introductions
    Hi guys, a VW noob here, from Europe, in my early 40s. Just bought my first non-Japanese car - an old 1996 b5 Passat, 1.8T, manual, sedan. Got it for only like 400 bucks and almost everything works fine, except for: # the power locks - the remote unlocks only the driver's door and trunk # the...
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Had to replace the battery in the car because it lost a cell and only had 10volts. Installed new battery in the car and the remote lock and unlock function no longer works from the switchblade key. Went through the programing steps in the owners manual and can not get the remote to connect with...
  3. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    I don't spend much time on this forum, so I apologize if this has been discussed before. Didn't find anything when I searched. For remote starting my previous Passat (2013 TDI) and my replacement Passat (2013 2.5), after starting both engines would cut out the moment I touched the door handle...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello! I hope you can help me to understand the following so I can proceed to the next step of fixing this problem, I read a lot on this forum but I wasn't lucky enough to find an answer. 1) Ok, I changed the key batteries with 2 new CR2016, but the red led doesn't blink when I press the...
  5. Mobile Electronics
    Hi When I use my remote start the temperature inside my car reads 20 and the AC comes on...but When I turn off my car the temp is set HI (warm) and the fan is on hi... How do I get the temp to be on warm when I use my remote start? Thanks
  6. New Member Introductions
    Hi When I use my remote start the temperature in my car reads 20 and the AC comes on... When I turn off my car the temp is set HI and the fan is on hi... How do I get the temp to be on warm when I use my remote start? Thanks
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My car's a 2001, with remotes that look like this: One of the originals is quite worn-looking: the Panic button's (never used) red panel has disappeared, and the outlines on the other buttons have long worn away. A newer remote would look better. I can swap the electronics and key blade and...
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Car is a 2004.5 Passat 4Mo. I removed the battery, realized that I did not have a replacement, so I went to the store to get one. So the battery was out for 15 mins. Replaced the battery, when I unlock the car the car unlocks and the alarm goes off. The led on the remote blinks. I only have the...
  9. Anything Auto
    My car - 2015 Sonata 2.0T Limited. My "remote start" is the Blue Link app on my phone. Hubby's - 2016 Forte5 EX Tech/limited with factory remote start. Since it has a "smart key", the "remote start" is a separate small two button remote. For the Sonata: In 7 months of ownership and frequent...
  10. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi all, I'm experiencing a common problem with my 2001 B5.5 TDI (130 PD) Passat (RHD): Electric windows, interior lights, and remote locking are not working. This issue is covered in depth in this and other forums, however, I have spent the last 9 months reading/investigating and trying to...
  11. New Member Introductions
    I'm new to the site and have a 2000 Passat 4 Motion. I have done a lot of work on it myself and really appreciate the info I have found here. I only have the valet key to my car. No working remotes. So I am interested in detail regarding ODBII / Comfort Bus hacking. I have a bunch of postage...
  12. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi, can i take the key and the chip from the case on the first picture and i just add it to the case on the second picture. Only difference between the cases is the part at the bottom. Thanks
  13. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Wow!!! There are a lot of posts on this subject but I am still a bit confused and appreciate any recommendations. I have a 2004 V6 automatic GLX I lost my switchblade style remote/key yesterday. I am currently using the last key I have. It's a single key. I have emailed Mark at Sidewinder but...
  14. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Ok so i guess it would be best to start with my setup. 2014 VW Passat TSI Wolfsburg edition. 1.8l Turbo Amp: Alpine MRV-M500 Subs !2 '' Pioneers 4ohm Cd: I pulled out the RCD-310 with the RCD-510 model. I am attempting to hook up the sub through stock stereo. using a LC2i Audio Control I...
  15. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    sorry wrong forum
  16. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Does anyone know of a VW dealer in the Atlanta, GA area that will install the OEM remote start kit/ parts on my 2016 Passat? All my local dealers want to put on aftermarket.
  17. B5 Garage
    My 02 passat alarm, i just purchased new battery caris fine all night then around 2pm i cant use the remote to unlock it have to do it manually but dash lights are on ,starts fine untill the same time next day,???????
  18. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    any pointers for me to start as i couldnt locate the fuse to check if that had popped. Tailgate wont open off the fob or the switch in the door. hoping its a fuse, if its more expensive ill leave it well alone for a while and do it manually LOL
  19. New Member Introductions
    My Passat Wagon (2002) is parked outside my job. I used the remote to lock the car and alarm this morning, but I went out there and it wont work!! HELP! If I use the key, will it set off the alarm :hmmm:
  20. New Member Introductions
    Anyone installed a remote start in a b6?
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