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  1. Anyone know body kit stores with free shipping?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I want to buy the RS kit BUT EVERY SINGLE SITE KILLS ME WITH SHIPPING. anyone know a website with free shipping? :confused:
  2. Axxis (or other high-quality) brake pads in brick and mortar stores?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I need some brake pads ASAP. I know all the places to order Axxis online, but I was wondering if I can waltz into a store anywhere and buy them, or something of similar quality. Thanks!
  3. Vacuum Hoses in Local parts stores

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Has anyone had any look find high temp silicone hoses in autozone, pepboys or napa? I need to replace my hoses and would prefer not to wait if possible! Thanks, Jack
  4. buy parts online, local stores or the dealer how much you're saving

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    share your experience: buyng online or at local store? many members here recommends buying parts it worth, how much is the many times you got screw$$d?. what happens when you get wrong or defective parts? how many days you have to wait:email, phone calls, ship it back...
  5. FYI - Mobil1 on sale at Murray Auto Parts stores

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Just stopped by Murray's Auto tonight and picked up 5 qts. of Mobil1 0w40. There is an in-store flier with a $1 off 1 qt. coupon, up to 5 qts. per visit. I think it expires 3/25. Walked out the door spending $4.99/qt. Enjoy! :beer:
  6. Caliper bolt from Auto Stores- Right size?

    B5 Garage
    Got a couple replacement caliper slide bolts from NAPA, they are listed for my car. However while the original bolts are 7mm hex these are definitly 1/4'' hex. Besides confusing the next owner of the car (however not likely i will ever sell) do you think the threaded ends are the same and will...
  7. Vw passat stores in LA?

    New Member Introductions
    Hello every body this will be my first time so fix-up 2001 passat wagon, i got the rims already, i want to know is there any Vw store ( mod ) store near my place, or if some there is selling some of there parts, like i am look for a good looking grill , like those grills is see on the picture...
  8. Online stores for PhatNosie

    Mobile Electronics
    HI, I recently purchased a Phatnoise system for my 2003 passat wagon. I've started looking into buying/dowloading music form online stores like, napster, urge, musicgiants, passalong, etc.. Does the Phatnoise support WMA (windows Media Audio) DRM-protected (digital rights Management) audio...
  9. Hoses at the stores?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    can you get vacuum line at the car stores like napa, and autozone? i need to get a vacuum hose to fuel presure regulator, and just want to see if that is my problem before i order some good stuff, and my car is temperarly down :thumbdown I just detailed it and want to drive like...
  10. Any good wheel stores in So. Cal?

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    Hi guys, the pics in Tireracks website isn't enough, I want to physically see rims in person. Are there any good rim stores that have a big selection in So. Cal (especially Orange County)?
  11. Official: Best Stores to Purchase: ______

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey Everyone, I searched, and I couldn't find a single thread about where to purchase items and groups of items for our Passat's... Therefore, i decided to make one larger one. This will include all parts from B5-B5.5-B6 Here, I will Start it off. Please Follow the Same Pattern: Part...
  12. Parts stores in Bay area

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi. Anyone any reccommendations for parts stores in the south bay area around Mountain View/San Jose? I will be travelling around there next week, and I'm looking for a few bits and pieces. So far I have found New Dimensions by searching the web. Anyone else around there worth dropping in...
  13. Good brakepads at chain stores?!?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have done some searching here and have found a lot of good info about upgrading brake pads/rotors from OEM.... but my question is more along the lines of stock/mild improvment. I need new pads and rotors on my 98 Passat 1.8t and would like something quiet that stops well cold and doesnt fade...
  14. Mobil 1 5W40 "Truck and SUV" showing up in stores

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Looks like it's out, and from the ratings on the bottle, it sounds similar to Delvac 1...;f=1;t=005265 Don't know that we'll know for sure until some virgin oil analyses come back. Matt
  15. What does this guy know that stores dont want us to know?

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