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  1. does a 2012 cc have a dsg tranny? is it standard?

    Volkswagen Passat CC Discussion
    thanks. just picked an executive up. love it!
  2. 2012 cc vr6 4motion executive bi xenon adaptive lights standard equipemen?

    Volkswagen Passat CC Discussion
    hey guys anyone know? anyone have them that can show a pic? thx
  3. W8 to Standard Passat Sedan Brake Swap

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I am in the beginning phase of gathering all the required items to do a W8 brake swap on a standard GLS, GLX sedan. As I progress along with this project I will be giving updates. My 98 GLS is the recipient of this brake upgrade. The whole reason for this sudden urgency and wanting to get this...
  4. Standard Check Valve? Part Name ? 02' AWM 1.8T

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Having trouble searching for this particular part, causing rough idle and a flashing CEL, I changed out a few of the other check valves but this one looks different. Can someone point me in the right direction. Thanks! Aaron. It's the one with the little orange disc. or is this part of a...
  5. Can anyone tell me if VW provide the data for these standard OBD2 CAN IDs?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Can anyone tell me if VW provide the data for these standard OBD2 CAN PIDs? Hi, Now I am currently trying to retrieve some data from the CAN bus, and I've determined from the OBD2 standard, the variables and PIDs that I am interested in. My question is, as I can't test this on my car just...
  6. Codes for equipment fitted as standard.

    New Member Introductions
    Is there a list for the codes for equipment fitted at factory? The 3 letter codes on the VIN plate?
  7. clutch replacement 2000 v6 standard

    B5 Garage
    I just had a mechanic tell me my clutch was about to go. "There is not any travel left". It seems to me there was not much travel 40 k ago when I bought the car. Does this comment sound like balderdash?? I forgot to mention. the mechanic was unable to change my ujoint until he used a torch...
  8. Changing my Standard Radio to Radio with screen, Can it be done?

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    I am looking to change my standard radio in my 14 Passat 1.8 TSI to a Screen radio if its possible. Will doing this need any extras? Will I need a navigation module, a different Bluetooth module? Also, will I loose my steering control module controls? Will the same harness work from the radio...
  9. B6 standard xenon/HID question: Low VS High beam

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi I'm considering buying a Passat B6. I've been scouring the internet for the past few days now and I haven't been able to definitively answer this question. I am confused as to how exactly which lighting set-ups are available in the B6 Passat. I understand that in the "bi-xenon" variety...
  10. Noob Question: B6 standard xenon/HID question: Low VS High beam

    New Member Introductions
    Hi I'm considering buying a Passat B6. I've been scouring the internet for the past few days now and I haven't been able to definitively answer this question. I am also aware that this question was possibly answered before on this forum, but I have found it an insurmountable task digging...
  11. Standard audio system OEM radio poor quality music problem

    Mobile Electronics
    I know that there could be something wrong with my radio because it was flooded before by a mold remover :lol: but everything dried out and radio works, but the quality of sound is very poor, basically, my tweeters works the way they should but main door speakers play in the same quality as...
  12. Monsoon vs Standard premium

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    To everyone who sent me pm's regarding the tiptronic parts I needed for my Passat, I had some other issues to take care of and haven't been here in a while to answer all your messages. Check your inbox, I pm'd the ones who responded to me. Ok, so with that I have a question to ask anyone who is...
  13. Need help diagnosing a sound the standard 2000 Passat GLS is making

    B5 Garage
    I have to manual (standard) 2000 Passat 1.8T GLS, and recently noticed that once the car starts moving it starts to make a chirping/grinding (almost like metal is bending) noise. Sound only occurs when I start letting the clutch go and the car starts moving. - The sound is low enough that I...
  14. B5 V6 Standard Shift Patterns

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I recently purchased my Passat and I am confused if the transmission has quirks or there is a severe issues. The car will only shift smoothly from 2nd onward. When I try to shift from 1st to 2nd there's a loud grating noise and then it eases in to 2nd, the previous owner noted that it can...
  15. B5.5 V/6 4motion with Sports Suspension was it 20mm lower than Standard Suspension?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    B5.5 V/6 4motion with Sports Suspension was it 20mm lower than Standard Susp ( 1BE ) Would a 2004 Passat with a V/6 and 4Motion that had Sports Suspension be 20mm lower than a Standard Suspension car ?? I have had Audi's over the years and the 20mm is what they do when you go from Standard to...
  16. CC GT Adaptive suspension.. standard?

    Volkswagen Passat CC Discussion
    I've got a passat CC and I've just ordered a CC to replace it. With my passat CC the adaptive suspension was standard, but I'm confused as to whether its standard on the CC GT? The brochure says its 'optional and standard on the CC and CC GT' and the Configurator tries to make you pay extra to...
  17. 2000 B5 Passat Wagon - No Gears Engaging On Standard Transmission

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So I have had a boatload of European vehicles but every one presents it's own special set of problems. I just picked up a 2000 B5 wagon on the cheap and the girl I bought it from stated that she thought it needed a clutch as diagnosed by her "friend". Car is fairly clean with high miles and...
  18. Newbie ... 2005 Passat V5 wagon stock standard ... in NZ

    New Member Introductions
    Hi Im the new proud owner of a stock standard 2005 Passat V5 wagon in black. Looking to add some wider wheels n tyres. 18's I reckon. Q. whats the optimal width? Q. whats the legality around stretch? Looking at 18x9.5 with 235/40R18 ... does anyone have any experience with this fitment ? Cheers
  19. Standard transmission stuck in gear?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey all, I've been having some problems with my 5-speed. It started with sometimes it was kind of rough shifting the stick in either 1st or 2nd gear and thought it was nothing other than annoying. Now however the stick is stuck in first gear and I cannot get it out. Not with the car off, or...
  20. VW standard 502 or 504 - which do you go with for the B5 V6?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I am reading this thread, and wondering which should I go with, the VW 502 or 504 for a gasoline V6 B5? Volkswagen Oils (504.00 and 507.00) | This pfd seems to indicate the 5W-40 is oil to go, not the 5W-30 meeting the 504 standard...