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  1. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    help looking for master kit for rebuild that will match for the w8 tip tran, last owner wasn't nice to the spare and my current one is at that age it two may need one after
  2. 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...
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi, I need to get the spare out of the well on my 2005 4Motion Wagon to drill some holes for a hitch. The plastic nut is not spinning off, it's just clicking as I turn it as if there was a nut below the spare that was turning in a housing but that's just a swag. Anyone have any info on a problem...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I looked around and didn't find anything on it. Is there a place online or on this site, that will decode the options tag in the rear spare tire well. I have read it list all the options just dont know the codes.
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Does anyone know how to get a full size spare for a W8 (it has the Audi S4 brakes with the large front calipers). I need something that will fit in the truck under the cover and clear the front brakes. Also, there is the fuel controller computer to consider. Thanks.
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My driver's axle is due for re-booting and I pulled it today to send off to Marty. I have a decent-quality 3/8" 10 mm triple-square, the splines were clean, and I know they were torqued correctly. Nevertheless, I very nearly stripped the splines of the first bolt. With some P'Blaster and...
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I got this spare key with my car and thought the button was for unlocking and locking car. I just got all the eternal stuff fixed so the light comes on. Is the button only for the light?
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I finally got my W8 spare tire after being on back order for three months. The pictures show the size, info and part number.
  9. New Member Introductions
    How can I get a spare key for my 03 passat if I don't know the key code?
  10. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    A few months ago, I went to a wedding and lost my key. I've searched diligently, but it's gone. I find my self now worrying about losing the other. I'd like to get a spare for as cheap as possible. As I understand it, these cars are chipped, which drives up the cost of getting a spare key...
  11. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi, I purchased a 08 estate earlier this year. It came without a spare key. I read some advice on the forums about how I could buy a spare second hand key and get it reprogrammed. I picked one up on eBay. Also getting a new blank for the emergency key. Last week I went to my local vw...
  12. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    not sure how it happened, but the jacket with the key in the pocket is inside, and the car is locked. No spare key (last week actually drove 60 miles to the only locksmith who can cut the flat keys, but the boss was not there and the operator's attempt only resulted in a shallow grove, not deep...
  13. WTB/WTT Section
    As stated above...for 2001 b5 1.8t black and tire is 195/65/r15 or matching donut
  14. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    trying to find a replacment spare tire, calling junkyards etc.....what other models have rims that will fit my b5 01 passat..all stock
  15. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hello, Can someone please tell me what is missing here? I have checked in the manual, but the layout doesn't match at all. And I have all the tools listed...and an empty placeholder. :confused: Thank you.
  16. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    On the console of my 03 B.5 there's a blank in the lower right. Anyone might know where to get a switch that fits this position. I removed the glove and the light assembly fell apart (cheap shit) and I would like to install a switch to operate the glove light. Thanks
  17. Parts For Sale
    SOLD SOLD SOLD ***FOR THE 2.0t FSI ONLY*** ***FOR THE 2.0t FSI ONLY*** ***FOR THE 2.0t FSI ONLY*** This is an OEM K03 2.0t FSI turbo from my friend's 06 GTI with about 60k miles. Prices are as follows: 1) OEM K03/K04 clamp for between the CHRA and the exhaust manifold - $15 SHIPPED 2) OEM...
  18. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi all, I see a few people have upgraded there footwell courtesy lights to LEDs. Do any of you guys have a set of OEM ones you want to get rid of? My B6 wagon never came with these lights so i'm going to give retrofitting them a try. thanks
  19. Wheel and Tire Forum
    I took a screw to my rear passenger tire, and it finally started losing air some time in the last couple of weeks. A kickass cabbie called out to me at an intersection, letting me know my tire was almost flat yesterday, so I filled it up and, as expected, it was flat again today. So, this...
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