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  1. Stalled while driving, ECP light, no start…"whirring"

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Greetings! Looking for advice regarding 2006 Passat 2.0T, 145K miles, owned for about 4 months. Recently replaced plugs and coil packs and running smoothly until cruising at about 50 mph when we hear a sound (similar to the antilock brake noise) from under the car, EPC light comes on and all...
  2. Engine stalled while driving, VAG scan code

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    It was the first time ever that this 2001 B5 1.8T stalled while driving. It almost left me strained while trying to find a spot in a parking lot during a hot day. It throw me off as I don't know whether it would happen more. I scanned the code and got following fault codes. (1) any of those...
  3. Stalled in snow storm; No start condition

    B5 Garage
    Hi all, Iv'e been lurking around here for quite some time but this is my first post. Anyhow, I was driving home last night in a snow storm @ about 50mph when the car lost power and soon thereafter stalled out. I tried to start the car in the shoulder; the engine cranked fine but would not...
  4. 01 Passat 2.8 auto - Stalled, battery/engine light on-won't start TB FELL OFF? Help!

    B5 Garage
    So I bought this 2001 Passat last week. 120K miles, excellent maintenance records etc. Drove it home (50 miles) ran great. My daughter leaves for the first day of school and calls. 1 mile from home at the stop light, it... just... died. Battery light and engine light comes on. Turns over but...
  5. 2009 Passat stalled while driving and won't start.

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    My wife was coming home and on the way into the driveway the car stalled and it would not start again. It cranks but it will not fire. I haven't checked for codes yet because I need to get a code reader. Just hoping someone knows what's wrong. I checked the fuses and I noticed a 15 amp fuse...
  6. car stalled, no start

    B5 Garage
    Hey guys and gals. 99 b5 1.8t. On my way to pick my kids up tonight stoped at the bank drive through, while sitting and idling the car stalled and won't start. Car is turning over but won't start. So while waiting for a tow I figured I'd see if anyone has ideas on what to check. Going to...
  7. v6 stalled at startup

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    There seem to be lots of different stall threads out there, but I haven't found one that matches my situation yet. Twice in the 3 weeks that I've had the car, it's stalled about 1 second after start up. All normal electrical activity, normal start up lights on the instrument cluster. No idle...
  8. 1.8L ATW started running rough then just stalled.

    New Member Introductions
    I have a 2000 Passat with 1.8L Turbo (ATW). I bought it cheap with a broken timing belt. I had the head rebuilt and fixed up a lot of other small issues while the thing was torn down. It was running for about 500 miles when it suddenly started to run very rough (missing?) and then stalled...
  9. Stalled out when making slow turn

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My 2001 1.8T passat stalled out on me while I was making a slow turn last night. It started right back up. It did this 3 weeks ago when slowing to a stop sign. I went and replaced the battery in the car just to be safe since it tested as being weak. I wonder if my throttle body is dirty or could...
  10. EPC and CEL and stalled engine and possible Wetterauer problem in San Jose

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    The history, on Sunday while driving, I suddenly saw the EPC and CEL come on for just a second and then disappear. The car stuttered (no power with gas applied) but then returned to normal. Yesterday, idled at a stop light, the car stalls and dies (with the EPC and CEL light on). I turn it on...
  11. I need your help asap! car stalled in middle of road wont start

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I was stopped at a red light and then i see my RMPS drop completely to 0 and then the car just sounds like its trying to turn over then it starts for half a second and turns back off :cry: I ha to get it towed with AAA and the guy said it may be the fuel pump ? I just got HIDs yesterday...
  12. Pls help, passat stalled and won't start...

    B5 Garage
    My whifes 2001.5 1.8t passat stalled when she was driving home. I mannages to tow it at home but can't figure out what is wrong with it. Well, actually I assume that the issue is related to the fuel pump/relay. The engine turns but it won't start. Also I can't hear the fuel pump starting when i...
  13. Stalled..

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    After a nice long backroad drive... I get back into town and pull up to the local AT&T store and get on the phone to make a call before I go in. So I'm on the phone and the battery light comes on and the car stalls out. So I pull the key out of the ignition and try to fix the dumbfounded look on...
  14. 03' V6 Overheated and stalled now wont start

    B5 Garage
    Hi all, I was driving down the street and I saw the STOP low coolant light come on so i immediatley pulled over, as I was pulling over my car died on me. It seemed weird to me that the car stalled cause I have seen that light before. So I tryed starting the car back up but it didnt start and...
  15. Car stalled and died - P0102; P1426

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Car stalled and died - P0102; P1426 - now P0103 Looking for some help. My wife drove the car to work and it just died one mile from home. It stuttered, lost power and died (CEL light on). By the time I got there I was able to start it and drive half a mile before it did it again. Checked the...
  16. Engine stalled

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I own a B6 passat 55 plate 2.0tdi this is my third time that this engine has stalled in one year,first time they (i mean vw citygate colindale,london )has changed second injector £975.00,after 9.000 miles has stalled again exact one year,than they wasnt able to find any foult just used some...
  17. My automatic stalled out

    B5 Garage
    Not sure if this is where to post but, I have an 04 all -motion and I was driving it today when the car seemed to die. The battery light came on and the steering wheel locked up, like someone just turned the key off. Some how I had enough juice to pull over. I turned the car off and then back...
  18. car stalled

    B5 Garage
    i was driving home and the car stalled on me. When i started it again, i wasnt able to drive it because every time i would give it some gas, it would stutter and stall. stinks like gas too. can it be my air/flow sensor? my air/fuel stays on rich. I also just changed the plugs, thinking that...
  19. EPC Light and Stalled Engine

    B6 Garage
    2010 Passat 2.0 TSI with 3917 miles I was in the fast lane doing about 75, the cars in front of me all started panic breaking, I had to stab the brakes, as the car dipped the EPC came on and "Check engine" blinked in the MFI .... I never came to a stop, maybe slowed to 30, then when I went to...
  20. Car Stalled on Freeway

    B5 Garage
    I had my 04 V6 FWD stall today on the freeway. It started missing a little bit then started running real bad it acted like I was running out of gas so I proceeded to an exit where it died completely. I tried restarting and it sounded like it was out of gas. (I Refilled about 50 miles back) I sat...
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