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  1. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hello everyone I am owner of a Passat 2009 tsi 2.0 My knowledge of car is poor so I am asking advice on here: I bought my car second hand and as far as I know the maintenance has been pretty basic till I got it. It has 80 000 kms now. I noticed my car needed to be topped up with coolant a lot...
  2. The Showroom
    i want to seee all the slammed b5s out there on air,static it doesnt matter as long as is slammed down and done up!!
  3. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hey guys, I just had my 2008 Passat in the dealer, I spent about 3500 on repairs that included the CV joints leaking / alignment. Some vac hose seal that required the transmission to be removed. (was leaking oil) The high pressure fuel pump replaced. And the intake manifold replaced. (was under...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So my 02 5.5 made it 366,000 miles and now it seems its gone to the big auto garage in the sky. I had an oil cooler fail, or so i thought, with the coolant becoming thick mud sludge, but turns out the head gasket blew and warped the head. I've no idea how much a new top end will cost, but it...
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    (99 V6 manual) On my way home from work today I noticed that there was a slight wobble somewhere in the front end, but not a rattle. It didn't make a sound just a slight shake. When I pulled up to the stop light, the smell of burnt clutch was so bad I almost gagged. I drove to pick up my son...
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    In torrential downpours and rising water last Friday, my wife got in a little too deep (and passing drivers pushed waves a little too high) and seems to have hydro-locked the engine. Insurance wants to total the car. We're a little sad. Bought the car new in 2004 and took good care of it. We...
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Greetings All, Well, after sinking 5k into her a month ago to re-do some shoddy body work and to replace a number of suspension items and having her back for a little over three weeks, my baby died after a rather large deer decided to make an appearance in my lane of traffic on the highway...
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