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  1. :: ECS Tuning :: Summer Prep Sale Event! | Up to 30% off your favorite brands!

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    Summer is almost here! Save up to 20% off cleaning products from #Sonax and #ChemicalGuys Save up to 30% off ECS Grilles Save up to 25% off Alzor Wheels Save up to 30% off #RockyMounts Save up to 20% off Schwaben Tools Save up to 25% off ECS Gear Save up to 15% off ECS #BlindspotMirrors
  2. Best value Delinte tires for summer season
    The winter season is almost finished and it's the right time to think about new all-season or summer performance tire. And here are two simple reasons for that: 1. Improved handling - summer/performance tires will perform much better in warm and dry conditions. 2. Less wear & tear of your...
  3. Best summer tire choice for comfortable sedan ride on B5.5 wagon?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Gents! What's been your favourite (I'm a Canadian) choice of reasonably priced summer tread for a wagon that delivers a comfortable ride? In addition, with my stock setup how big of a tire can I go w/o modifying?
  4. Summer Trip

    Volkswagen Passat TDI Discussion
    What an incredible vehicle. Highways, mountains, just didn't matter. It was great. Just under 3000 miles and averaged 46 mpg. It loved Yellowstone. 260 mile loop at 53 mpg....:)
  5. :: ECS Tuning :: VW B5 Passat 1.8T APR Summer Sale - Through 8/3/14 !!!

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    Click HERE to order or for more information. VW B5 Passat 1.8T APR Summer Sale - Through 8/3/14! Turn your Passat into a road eating heavy breather with sale priced APR performance upgrades. Increase volumetric efficiency with free-flowing exhausts, then feed the beast with an APR performance...
  6. 7th Annual Summer Solstice Drive & BBQ (June 21, 2014)

    Events & Gatherings
    It is that time of the year again; the longest day of the year. For the 7th year now, MetroDubs will be hosting the Summer Solstice Drive and BBQ. This is FREE and open to everyone; family members encouraged to join. We will be carving the turns mid day to view all beauty that Colorado has to...
  7. Summer to-do list for the B5

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Here's the plan. Replace the PCV System with motorsports kit 2.0T Coils Upgrade FMIC Upgraded Injectors k04 Upgrade High Flow Cat Unitronic Tune Coilovers Motor/Tranny Mounts, street performance.:driving: What you guys think, any other suggestions? 99 1.8t AEB 5 Speed 160k Current Mods...
  8. Leather seats get hot in the summer

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a Passat GLX with black leather interior. I understand the leather is durable and fashionable but in the summer it gets hot sitting/driving in those seats, even with the air on. The back of my shirts are often damp from perspiration. My question is, is there some cloth or other material...
  9. Got some more projects done while waiting for summer.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Took some mk4 votex mudflaps that i had on my vr6 (got them for free). i held on to these because the plastic is soft and flexable compared to some other oem flaps. The emblems fell off somewhere along the way so had to do something about that. Rears fit w/o modification..fronts (not...
  10. :: ECS Tuning :: APR Summer Sale - On Sale Till 8/4/13 !!!

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    Click HERE to order or for more information. ECS Tuning: APR Summer Sale - Hot summer deals! Discounts that won't last all summer... so take advantage of our APR Summer Sale pricing now: Software, exhaust, and intakes just for starters - Save Big on APR! Select Your Vehicle > By Brand > APR...
  11. Summer Project - renewing my b5

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi guys, I´m a proud owner of a 1997 b5 1.8T bifuel ( gas + lpg :thumbup: ), it has been serving me well without huge repairs thanks to everyone in this forum, so to begin, many thanks for all the dedication of all of you b5 owners and thank you for providing great info on how to keep this cars...
  12. My Plans for this Summer

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I own a 2.0T Passat sedan and am getting ready to do some upgrades pretty soon. Before I buy anything I wanted to get you guys' opinions on my list. I'm going for an as-close-to-stock as possible look. So here goes: - Forge WINtake CAI - Evolution MotorSports 2.0T FSI Engine Cover (I really...
  13. :: ECS Tuning :: APR Summer Sale - On Sale Till 8/3/2012 !!!

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    ECS Tuning: APR Summer Sale / Up To 15% Off Looking to add more GO? What better time then now - Take advantage of our APR Summer Sale pricing. Software, exhaust, and intakes just for starters - Act Fast & Save!
  14. Summer Daze

    The Showroom
    Today felt like the most beautiful day so far in Charlotte, so I decided to wash the car and clean her up a bit for the local meet tonight. Once I was done, snapped a pic and decided to share it with you guys. This is probably as clean as it's ever been, even cleaner than at SoWo, so enjoy!
  15. It's Summer Time

    The Showroom
    22" ftg front and 22 1/4" ftg rear The old FK's still have a 1/2" of threads in the front and no perches in the rear. 15mm Adaptec 5x112 to 5x100 adapters all around, and a lot of camber up front. Whatcha think?
  16. summer is here, you know what that means - Tan time

    The Showroom
    I know im missing one center cap, it was in the trunk on the spare at the time of the pic. :P
  17. Summer Solstice Drive & BBQ 2012

    Events & Gatherings
    Last year we had a blast with the new alignment of the drive and BBQ; so why change it? This year, again, we are going to drive first then relax with fellow dubbers, friends, and families for a nice BBQ in the park. We have broken this down into two parts. Of course your entire family is...
  18. FS: REPLICA BBS CH Black Edition 5x112 18x8 ET50 w/ FUZION ZRi Summer tires and TPMS

    Parts For Sale
    SOLD SOLD SOLD ***PICTURES and DESCRIPTION UPDATED*** ***PICTURES and DESCRIPTION UPDATED*** ***PICTURES and DESCRIPTION UPDATED*** Wheel and tires were mounted and balanced at SEARS and the OEM VW/Audi TPMS are included with the purchase price. Wheels were purchased BRAND NEW and tires were...