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  1. Roof rack/cover - Charlotte NC area

    Parts For Sale
    I have the roof rack and cover from my late 2002 Passat wagon. I also have spare tires and tires and wheels. Make me an offer. Leo
  2. Need Roof Bars (Gutter to Gutter Type)

    New Member Introductions
    Hi, I'm in the UK and have a 65 plate Passat and need roof bars. To start how do I ID the of Mk it? Also in some listing sites they talk about the bars fitting B5 / 3G2 models etc. Again, how do I ID mine? After all this, can anyone recommend 'reasonable' priced place to get some? Thank you 🙂
  3. Roof cross bars, eye bolts?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So, I finally(!) found a set of actual VW cross bars for the wagon. Got keys made for them - yay, I can use them! And, so much nicer than the crappy (eBay?) "universal" bars that I started off with. But, a conundrum: They're too fat to hook, say, ratchet straps to them (so I can, say, strap...
  4. Roof rack / hitch rack

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I've always rode bmx so it was super easy to just toss a 20" bike in the back(or even a few) but I've gotten into big bikes lately and a 29" mountain bike just doesn't fit well. I have a b5.5 wagon with roof rails but I need the cross bars or a hitch... What's my cheapest option? Does anyone...
  5. B5.5 Wagon water leak passanger side back seat roof

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I will post a picture when I get home from work. Getting a pretty big water puddle/drip above the door on the roof of the rear passenger side. Perhaps leaky sunroof? lmk if anyone has fixed this issue.
  6. FS: B7 Roof bars

    Parts For Sale
    Returned the lease. Bought them new for about 250$. Make an offer Located in Westchester, NY.
  7. Roof rack on 2015 1.8t sport

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Anyone running Thule roof rack, or any other brand of racks on their 2015 Passat? The Manual says no racks, but Thule sells after market ones for the car. Has anyone tried it? If so any issues, damage? All I want to do is haul a 80lb kayak, or canoe, and 2 bikes. Not all at the same time...
  8. Roof Racks on 2015 passat

    Anything Auto
    Anyone running Thule roof rack on there 2015 Passat? The Manual says no racks, but Thule sells after ones for the car. If they have any issues?
  9. What is the Roof Rack weight limit for Passat B5 1.8T Sedan

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Does anyone know the maximum weight the VW OEM Roof Rack can support on the Passat B5 1.8T sedan? I am planning to move soon, and trying to figure out the max weight I can safely transport cross country (weight including the racks, filled cargo box, and one bicycle on the side). I read the...
  10. OEM VW Roof rack with 2 bike mounts - $125

    Parts For Sale
    Lowering price $75 gets you this rack and 2 bike attachments! VW OEM racks with two bike attachments for 2001-2005 VW Passat. Rack VW part #3B0 071 126 A. Bike attachment is VW part #7M0 071 128B. Bike rack is fork mounted...
  11. Roof racks 2014

    New Member Introductions
    What are the best roof racks for a Passat? I am interested in ones that have an aero foil, and a cage.
  12. FS: Roof rack for sedan B5 with ski/snow board attachment and SPARE (donut) for W8.

    Parts For Sale
    For sale, trade or rent: 1). Roof rack for B5 sedans 1998-2001 with ski/snow board attachment. Perfect condition. 2). Original spare tire ( tyre) for a Passat W8. 125/70D17. Used may be once, condition is very good. Local pick up in Edison, NJ preferred, but I am willing to ship, if...
  13. 2006 B6 Heater fan & Washer pump inop after roof drain plugged up

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    The front passenger roof drain plugged up, flooded the car and the interior fan, washer pump, wipers, and dash went on the fritz. Cleaned the drain, dried the passenger floor carpeting and electrical connectors. The dash was good after a couple more days, part of which I had a fan blowing up...
  14. Sun or moon roof problems

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I came to discover that the moon roof cover sounds very broken on the inside. Opening it sounds okay. But closing it is a different story. First the actual glass closes fine, but the shade/cover for it sounds screechy and sounds like the motor is working to hard to close it. When I manually...
  15. Leaking roof - non sunroof model

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi all, new passat owner here and i have literally owned it for less then 24 hours and have allready got myself a list of problems. First off its a b5 made in 2000, 1.9 tdi 115bhp model (aparently) and its an estate if that makes any difference? Basically whilst sat in traffic it started...
  16. Leaking roof

    New Member Introductions
    Hi all, new passat owner here and i have literally owned it for less then 24 hours and have allready got myself a list of problems. First off its a b5 made in 2000, 1.9 tdi 115bhp model (aparently) and its an estate if that makes any difference? Basically whilst sat in traffic it started...
  17. FS: Yakima Whispbar S43 Rail Bar Low Profile Low Wind Noise Roof Rack

    Parts For Sale
    Used Yakima Whispbar S43 Rail Bar Low Profile Low Wind Noise Roof Rack Bought it for quite a bit more a couple years ago. Shows regular wear but works perfectly! Guranteed...(tested) Works on VW Volkswagen Passat Wagons made between 1998-2005 (B5 generation) Located in Norton, MA $200...
  18. Plastic strip running the leangth of the roof

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    2004 sedan How do you remove the plastic strips that run the length of the roof (from rear window to the windshield)??? Mine is loose over the rear door (passenger side) and it appears the clear coat has started to crack allowing dirt underneath it. Thank you
  19. OEM B5/B5.5 Wagon Roof Rack

    Parts For Sale
    OEM B5/B5.5 Wagon Roof Rack in original packaging with two keys, mounting torque wrench, and instructions. $150 shipped. SOLD!
  20. What/where is this roof rack clip?

    New Member Introductions
    b5.5 Passat roof rack, under the end clips are little white clips like this: Mine are all (except this one) broken, where do I get them?
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