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  1. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Kindly..may anyone know the part number of the heat shield that lies between the body and the transmission and extends in between the body and exhaust pipe.see attached pic
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi Everyone, I am planning to get an aluminum skid plate for my 2003 1.8t. Do you have comments on the Thor and the ECS skid plates in terms of durability, ease of installation, the area of protection etc.? They are roughly the same price. Thanks.
  3. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    ECS Performance Street Shield Skid Plate Upgrades On Sale Protect your Audi or VW's vital underbelly components with the ECS Street Shield and stop worrying about having an oil pan catastrophe! Don't forget; today is your last day to ship in time for Christmas! Click HERE to shop ECS Street...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Do you have a belly pan for your car? If you have a belly pan, do you keep it on? Sometimes after changing the oil I question whether I should replace the belly pan or leave it off.
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Anyone on here make or sell me a heat shield. Ive not had anyluck on making my own and I am in dire need of one. Blinktek guy doesn't make them anymore.
  6. New Member Introductions
    Looking for someone who custom makes them. I have 2003 passat 1.8t and is in dire need of one.
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    On the drivers side, I rounded out one of the heat shield 6mm Allen head bolts. Rather than waste the rest of my Saturday battling with that hard to reach item, I bolted all back together to attack later. Question: If I remove the pinch bolt and upper control arms, do I even need to remove the...
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I had been doing a lot of work that involved taking the stock air box out and removing/installing it was a major pain. So I decided to put a cone filter on for the time being. Well, I loved the sound of the engine/diverter valve too much to go back to stock, so I built a heat shield. I think it...
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    so, yesterday my heat shield caught fire. about 6" flames. after a bunch of research i find theres a recall. after more research I find that my car has already had the recall performed. I had 1 buddy say that the heat shield looks to be the old one and that the recall may never been done. what...
  10. B5 Garage
    Driving home this autumn and the engine shield fell off at the front, while remaining attached at the back. Not wanting to stop on the highway I drove like a plow until a safe place to stop. By the time I stopped and bungee corded it to the hood the shield was holed at the front. It's now...
  11. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Ok guys so I am sure this has been talked about alot in the past but I could not find any 2013 threads so I have had my passat for a few years and it has spent most of its time sitting I just installed a new engine and tranny and drove it home and when I pulled in I saw smoke at first I was...
  12. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Okay, so I picked this beauty up in May and really am enjoying it but finding some things not so easy. Mrs and Ruby have had possession of the fine auto but I found some parts that I need to fix like the engine bay splash shield and I'd like to get the drivers side inner fender splash shield...
  13. Wax On, Wax Off
    Here is a short video showing the finish and gloss on my silver 1999 VW Passat 2.8 4motion after i have paint corrected it and protected it with Wolf Chemicals Body Wrap and alloys protected with Wolfs Chemicals Rim Shield: (BTW if your in Germany, sorry you cant watch the video due to the...
  14. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    just finished doing the latest mods to the car; did my headliner in black suede, changed out my door cards with black leather, and fabricated a heat shield for my big ass turbo! next I plan on doing the pillars in something special, haven't found the fabric I want yet.
  15. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    the plastic shield under the engine compartment fell apart today. 2004 GLX V6 Tiptronic Sedan. guess I'll get a new one from the dealer. Did I read some time back on PW that the W8 shield fits and is cheaper? Part numbers? sorry - searched but couldn't find it. thanks in advance for any...
  16. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I recently purchased an '03 Passat gls and while searching this site I found some information on the heatshield recall. I punched in my vin # on the given site link on the thread and it was still listed as being a recall that hadn't been done on the vehicle. Most of the discussion on this was...
  17. WTB/WTT Section
    Like to the title says. Looking for a hheat shield for my 99 1.8t. Not oem. Located in nj. Have cashes
  18. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Anyone know where to get these? Found these on ebay, not sure if they will fit: Bonnet Boot Hood Insulation Lining Fastener Clips To Suit Volkswagen VW Audi | eBay
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