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  1. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I bought 3 manuals, first one was fake, second one was for wrong year.
  2. New Member Introductions
    so here we go, I believe this is my 8th
  3. New Member Introductions
    seriously finally find a set of wheels im looking for and have to jump through hoops to do anything..
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    As the title states I would greatly appreciate it if someone could scan and send me the pages on the removal of the starter I can barely squeeze to touch it with my hand let alone know where to start to take it out. There's no write-up here I dont believe (unless I missed it) and I can't find a...
  5. Classified Archive
    Hello fellow dubbers, I recently started a shirt printing company and would like to share it with you all. It is called Custom One Offs you can visit the site at and send us an image to print or buy one of our preprinted designs. The site is not fancy with a designer...
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So either i send my ECU from NY to CA to be reprogrammed by Neuspeed (taking 3-4 days and $400) or I drive 3 hours into PA to do the new OptiCan programmer from Strictly Foreign Auto (the closest dealer to me) and get it done the same day. I assume using the same Neuspeed software and price...
  7. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Who can post some pics for me?
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    i would like to send out my abs ecu to someone to rebuild who should i go to??
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    S _ Klass @ hotmail . com (remove spaces to email me) HOTMAIL decided to graciously upgrade me to 250MB but take out 1/3 of my old inbox with the upgrade. :mad:
  10. Club B5 Announcements
    Just to let all of you know, we were having a few sponsorship issues with producing the calendars, but we came up with an alternative plan that will allow us to print the calendars without a sponsor. More details coming soon. For now, we still need to see some more pictures! We've already...
  11. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Club B5 members... Its that time of year again, time for you to email us your photos for the Club B5 calendar! ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- We are...
  12. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Well, clubb5 did it again, saved me time, money and hassle! The dash light for the A/C - Heater controls have been coming in and out lately on my 02 1.8t 5spd. Started taking trim, etc off yesterday to investigate but decided not to commit to the project (too much football on TV!). Searched...
  13. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    One week countdown till chippin' comes the questions: Send the whole ECU for a new chip (APR) Drive the car to an APR dealer to direct port program it What is the damn difference? :???: Talked with a dealer today and really want to drive the car in so I can leave the same day...
  14. Anything Auto
    4.0 Liter Turbocharged Inline 6 -- 367 hp @5200 rpm, 405ft-lbs torque from 2000rpm through to 4250rpm.,8269,9040902%255E21822,00.html I really hope Ford follows GMs path of bringing the Commodore (GTO) to the US. This car would be dyno-mite!!
  15. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Well I have had this handy little extra feature when I bought my car. It was nice at times when I would be playing around at the track or on a realy steep incline, but other-wise was just an extra item on my car. Until.............the first true winter since owning my car in '99. The roads...
  16. Classified Archive
    That's right, get your name on the green Passat headed to Lime Rock Park on November 10th! Help me cover the $235 entrance fee (all hardware and gas will be paid by me! :lol: ). I'll make a nice 9x12" plaque with the names of all the donators to wear somewhere on the body. :) Any takers...
  17. Mobile Electronics
    Ive been looking around for awhile now and ive decided im gonna get a an in-dash monitor and two in the headrest...What brand should i get?
  18. Wheel and Tire Forum
    I purchased a set of BBS Wheels from a local shop here in Toronto. I've been buying wheels and tires from this guy for a long time. When I ordered my BBS RX's from him I just said they were for a 2003 Passsat Wagon and I wanted a 16" wheel. They just arrived, so I went to have a look at them...
  19. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Guys, I know I had originally said the 15th was the deadline, but I COMPLETELY forgot to take into consideration the time for actually printing the calendars. If I stuck with the deadline of the 15th, the calendars wouldn't/couldn't be ready until mid or late December. The graphics guy needs at...