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  1. 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...
  2. VSR Storm wheels (new)

    Parts For Sale
    18x8 5x100mm +35mm. Black mesh with red pinstripe on lip. Hubcentric rings and lugs. Asking $450. Never mounted. Still in boxes. Can text pics...Jim
  3. Storm Troopered Passat!

    The Showroom
    What's up guys!? Been hanging around the forums for a while now but haven't really posted much, so I thought I'd share my ride. I've owned it for two years now and have slowly modded it since. Here's a small list of whats been done along with pics :thumb up: 05 Passat GLS Stonehedge grey...
  4. Dsg 7 gearbox jerky after sand storm

    B6 Garage
    sand storm makes DSG 7 gearbox jerky Hi guys, i am sending part of my scan file (the one that contains the fault) to try and help me understand the error codes seen in the engine and transmition, and give me a possible solution to prevent that from happening again. Let me first give you a brief...
  5. sand storm makes DSG 7 gearbox jerky

    New Member Introductions
    Hi guys, i am sending part of my scan file (the one that contains the fault) to try and help me understand the error codes seen in the engine and transmition, and give me a possible solution to prevent that from happening again. Let me first give you a brief summary of the problem. I own this...
  6. sand storm makes DSG 7 gearbox jerky

    New Member Introductions
    Hi guys, i am sending part of my scan file (the one that contains the fault) to try and help me understand the error codes seen in the engine and transmition, and give me a possible solution to prevent that from happening again. Let me first give you a brief summary of the problem. I own this...
  7. 7th gear DSG problem after sand storm

    New Member Introductions
    Hi guys, i am sending part of my scan file (the one that contains the fault) to try and help me understand the error codes seen in the engine and transmition, and give me a possible solution to prevent that from happening again. Let me first give you a brief summary of the problem. I own this...
  8. Storm Door

    Misc for Sale
    I have a 32in Larson retractable screen door new in the box, local pickup. Looking for $175 obo.
  9. Fresh Detail...before the pollen storm

    The Showroom
    cloudy day...terrible camera...terrible photographer, but you get the idea. funny, but it looks like it needs to be lower.
  10. that monster storm drowned my ccm last night, I'm no start, need help quick please

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I tried to go to the store in the middle of it, didn't know there was a couple inches of water in the rear drivers side, started the car, and the alarm went crazy, solid beep then died out. after that, no courtesy lights, no locks, no power windows. today I pulled out the submerged ccm and found...
  11. Drove through storm.......

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So I was in Pensacola this weekend, and it FLOODED. Insane amounts of water (to me) and I was camping at Fort Pickens... Well the road there was flooded with seawater/ rainwater. Well, it wasn't really deep. Just a lot of it. Well after going through it all, my speedometer/ odometer have been...
  12. Snow storm sleeeep

    The Showroom
    Just a crappy pic of my car going into hibernation mode for this spring break: Still lowered even during this crappy weather! BOOYAH :driving: Anyone else have a snow storm forecasted for this weekend?
  13. Wipers Freewheeling After Ice/Snow Storm

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    We got hit pretty hard here in coastal Delaware with this after Xmas snowstorm. After digging out the driveway and our 07 Passat Wagon, I flipped on the wipers to help clear the snow. No problem. A bit later, I did it again, and the collected and compacted ice covering the grill where the...
  14. Fellow storm troopers unite...

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    for any other candy white passats that keep to the white black theme of the car. I would love to get some ideas so put up your pictures!! very new to the club and about a week away from tinting the windows but heres mine so far...
  15. Fuel Pump Won't Activate After a Rain Storm

    B5 Garage
    I was driving sloooooooowly uphill in a rainstorm a few days ago and my B5 1.8t sputtered and stopped. I turned the ignition off, waited a few seconds and tried to start her back up again. She started and then immediately stopped. I tried it again and the same thing...start and then...
  16. Wind Storm Near Miss

    The Showroom
    Well, the wind storm last night came within a few feet of mangling my car; but I got lucky(Sorry for the photo quality, but it was pouring at 0715 this morning): Just to show how big the limb was:
  17. Water in side marker after HEAVY storm

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Should I just wait until its sunny and hot for it to go away? Or is there a way to fix this? :cry: It kind of receded as the day went on, it's about 70% of the size now. I just dont want any rust.
  18. Rain Storm. Visor light leaking

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I was driving in really bad thunderstorm and I noticed I was getting wet. So I was like what the. All my windows was up and everything. And I open my sun visor driver side. And were the sun visor light is at its leaking a little bit of water this is no good because I am sure everything is going...
  19. Calgary Stampede Hail Storm

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So, anyone else phoning their insurance agent after yesterday's annual (just in time for Stampede) hail storm? Quite a few 1" diameter divots on the roof and hood of the wagon, a couple of really weird 4" diameter crack circles on the windshield, probably lots more that I can't see. Yesterday...
  20. Holy Giant Snow Storm Batman!

    The Showroom
    Got stuck in my alley backing out of the garage and after an hour of pushing and digging finally made it around the front to park it for the day.
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