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  1. Class action suit on timing chain tensioner issues

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Just got the letter today informing me of a class action lawsuit suit settlement against VW for the timing chain tensioner defect, and resulting problems. VW has agreed to extend the warranty on the tensioner and timing chain for 10 years or 100K miles, whichever comes first. Doesn't help me...
  2. SIudge suit

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Iast week b0ught a 2002 Passat. This week I find ab0ut: sIudge issue & settIement f0r sIudge Iawsuit cIaims expired Iast m0nth. Urrgh!! Any way I can pursue this?
  3. I'm new...My flame suit is on

    New Member Introductions
    I have finally stepped into my first VW a 2002 1.8T Passat sedan. 118,000kms, grey and fully fully loaded with a few extra goodies. I am extremely happy with the car so far and look forward to do some work on her tomorrow (Fresh oil, new hood strut, new fog light and give her a full detail.)...
  4. 99 1.8T timing belt class action suit

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Well, I have to admit I am very surprised about this one! As many of you know, there was a class action settlement for the 99 MY 1.8T engine timing belt failures. I had dutifully saved all of my repair receipts from my timing belt "incident" in 2007 as I had gotten wind of this lawsuit over...
  5. French pool bars Muslim woman for 'burquini' suit

    The Black Hole
    Only in France.:crazy:
  6. New Class Action Law Suit?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I haven't seen anything about this particular law suit yet. I just got this in the mail: Anyone know any more details on this? It references the firmware flashing, heat shields and fuel line issues, but hasn't that been addressed in the R5 Recall already? Maybe this should go in the...
  7. VW Class action suit, could someone explain the settlement?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I recieved a mailing from VW Passat Litigation that 20000- 2003 VW Passat class of cars contain defective componets that put driver and passenger at risk of personal injury and/or property damage. It says the settlement is "26E5/R5" which is a saftey recall and full reimbursment of all out of...
  8. Suit against God thrown out over lack of address

    The Black Hole LINCOLN — A judge has thrown out a Nebraska legislator's lawsuit against God, saying the Almighty wasn't properly served due to his unlisted home address. State Sen. Ernie Chambers filed the...
  9. Timing Belt Settlement/Class Action Suit

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Did some looking around and it seemed no1 on passat world knew anything about this...anyway, here's the link take a look....
  10. Class action law suit - Attention lawyers

    Anything Auto
    So how does one start a class action lawsuit? I'm a new sufferer of the P0011 code which means my engine will be pulled for replacement of the camshaft actuators. The problem is so prevelent that people are waiting in line to ge their cars repaired. So how does one of these lawsuits get...
  11. Class Action Suit for Leaking Water Drains!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I came across this by accident and thought some of you may be interested. Sorry if it is a repost.
  12. Which rims suit my car???

    The Showroom
    My Car which rims would suit my car? these are 20" x 8.5 these are 19" x8.5 front and 19"x10 rear
  13. Class Action Suit. Clogged Drain Problem

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Does anyone know if there is a class action suit against VW for their poor design of their water drainage system ( under battery and sun roof ) ?
  14. Class Action Suit. Clogged Drain Problem

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Does anyone know if there is a class action suit against VW for their blatant
  15. Heated suit not working

    I have a 2002 Hiline passat,the problem is the heated seat on the drivers side does not work,the passengers works no problems. There is only one common fuse and that's ok. Can any one help me Please
  16. Yet another 502.00 question (flame suit on)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a 2002 1.8T and have decided to start doing my own oil changes instead of giving my money to my dealer. I called the dealer to get a feel for the documentation that I needed to maintain to ensure I wouldn't have any sludge warranty problems. I know from searching that plenty of folks...
  17. Coil Pack Suit

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    This may be old news but I just got a letter yesterday asking me to join a class action suit brought by a Wendy Sheanin in CA against VWOA for coil pack failures. Thankfully I never did have any coil pack problems and had them replaced under the recall anyway, so I am passing. Thought I'd share...