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  1. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I had to put the oem head unit back into our 98 passat, and of course the dealership gave me the wrong code the first time around, so I tried it twice and it's locked. I don't believe it is the monsoon deck, just the single din cassette player it reads 2 SAFE on the screen and won't allow me to...
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    just as topic state i know I could of seach but its seem not to work , how do you rest your ecu on a 99 b5, I was changing out my filter and for got to connect a hose and the light came on after i drove, try disc battary still won't go away. what do i do ????????
  3. Mobile Electronics
    Dealer had to remove the unit to replace a heater core (created TONS of problems that weren't there before-see other post about not going to TransOcean VW), forgot to reconnect radio cable in back of unit, then they reconnected it but now my Nav. is tracking the car correctly, it's always off or...
  4. Mobile Electronics
    I have a 1999 B5 TDI with a factory fitted alarm. I have owned the car for about 9 months and the problem is that the alarm, when triggered is inaudible, but the indicators flash repeatedly. I know that the back door window was smashed at a time, so I assume that the alarm has not been reset...
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I just replaced my ICM with a new one after I experienced the stuttering and stuff with the engine. My CEL was blinking before hand....but when I installed my new ICM...it stopped blinking and just became solid. Where is the best place to go ...to just have them run a quick diagnostic...Cause...
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    i got a check engine light is there ne way to reset the ecu without a vagcom?? thanks-Zach
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Anybody have some detailed instructions on how to reset the ECU on a 99 AEB????
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Well, despite taking the time and effort to lug that heavy ass seat into my car and plugging in all the connectors every time I turned my ignition on :mad: while doing my audio install I still managed to get my airbag light tripped, not that I can for the life of me figure out why. ...
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Im gonna disconnect my battery in an attempt to get out of limp mode. after reconnecting, I then turn the key to "on" and leave it for a minute or two right?? do I leave the door open or something. Thanks, I want to try this before I leave for the day so a quick reply would be great. tia Matt
  10. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I wondering just that...Can a layman reset an ECU?
  11. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a question (again)... Is it possible to reset the computer in my car without a VAL-COM. I just bought a 1999 1.8T Passat Auto w/Tip. The battery was changed before I got the car and the airbag light is on and the tip isn't working. I would like to reset the computer to see if both things...
  12. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Well I did a search and was not really satisfied on how many starts it will take to reset the "check engine light". Last night my light came on I drove home. I have experienced this light many times (being nothing of great importance) I remember the other day I got gas being on empty I got the...
  13. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    do I do this on a cold or warm engine? does it matter. I do this by keeping the driver door open and turning the ignitionon for a few minutes. I did this when I put the autolite plugs in the car and ever since then my fuel level readings are wayyyyy off. Keeps saying I am full for a long time...
  14. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My check engine light is on? Anyone know how to reset it? It was on from a emmission control leak, but I got it fixed, myself, and its still on? :???:
  15. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Can someone point me to the ECU reset procedure for the B5.5 1.8t? I checked the information forum, but didn't see it listed when I did a search for ECU. Reson I ask is, the other day I had a CEL come on when I started the car after work. The thing ran really rough, light came on a second...
  16. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    i got in on a gb for a forge a while ago. and recently it seems like there is a big power loss, especially on the highway. I don't have a boost gauge so i can't say i've visually noticed a drop, but the rmp's used to scream up on the highway, now they don't as much.. I was thinking that the...
  17. Anything Auto
    Anyone know if there's a quick and dirty way to reset a Honda service light (99 Accord)? Is connection to a laptop (with dealer specific software similar to VAG COM) the only way, or is there a special tool to reach behind the dash and pull a lever/press a button with? TIA :beer:
  18. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Finally hooked up my integrated dash cluster turbo boost LED. So ECU came out after battery disconnected. The sun foof was in the full open position. Now with the car up and running again the sun roof refuses to do anything but close than immediately reopen fully. It doesn't matter what detent...
  19. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    How do I reset the ECU myself? is that possible? Thanks!
  20. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    How can I reset my OBD in a 98 Pasat?? In my truck I pull power for a little while and it resets. Tried that in my passat, had to reset clock, but check engine light came on again. I'm tring to reset OBD to see if my check engine light anomaly will come back after an obd drive cycle. Code...
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