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  1. New Member Introductions
    So I'm new to this forum, I was gonna post about my car and what I have done to it so far, future plans, and end with a question as that would seem to be the best use of one of my two required post in this forum before my tangible presence is proven and I am then allowed to frolic in the other...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Yup just got engaged and buying my first "family car" My whole life I've had nothing but convertibles from BMWs Mercedes and my current one Lotus Elise :) I'm an auction type of guy, love buying cars (my cars I'm not a dealer or anything) and fixing them up and not having monthly payments...
  3. Vehicles For Sale
    SOLD!!! SOLD SOOLD With my 2003 Passat Wagon GLX V6 manual. Has 135k miles, A8 flat fives (15mm front and 20mm rear spacers) with conti extreme dws only 10k miles on them. H&R sport springs with Bilstein Sport struts and shocks. Straight pipe after cat but I do have the flowmaster with piping...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    When I got my timing belt kit it also came with g12 coolant, but seems like I need to add some. Do I need to strictly add g12 coolant or is it ok to add regular coolant?
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So I was bored today, and figure I change the battery of one of my remotes for the little light and upon inspection the key has an Immobilizer in it...Thats interesting because theirs no wiring for it on the column but an immobilizer in the key :crazy: Thought I share, I wonder if any other...
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  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I just made my last car payment! Finally Had a 6yr loan @ 4% so it never made sense to pay it off. whew, it feels nice:)
  8. B5 Garage
    Just got it back from a $567 tune up (basically), take it on a weekend over night, and the STOP ENGINE light comes on, with an oil pressure message. Pulled over, checked all the fluid levels, and they all checked out. Let it rest and restarted it, got it the last 20 miles to my parents house...
  9. B5 Garage
    ECU Vacuum hose to MAP sensor Where exactly in the hell is it, I've popped the bonnnet. Only hose I can find going to the ECU is accordian style but seems to contain electrical wires. Picture preferably, I'll get a pic of my engine bay as soon as I get back from the gym. Weird limp mode I am...
  10. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So i have a 2000 ATW and got a GIAC chip and should be spiking around 18-19 psi but im only hitting about 15-16 and holds it until i hit about 5000 RPM and it goes into limp mode I have a turbosmart BOV and and have replaced all the vacuum lines and the L hose I took off the 034 valve and i...
  11. Wax On, Wax Off
    this is a very very good write up with plenty of pictures. I know its a jetta but i know that some people will find this to be helpful and impressive.
  12. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    (Don't scroll down to achieve the most dramatic effect ;) ) Finally got chipped earlier this week when I went home to go skiing. I went to Premier Autobahn in Denver and meet with the owner Randy who flashed my ECU. Got back up to school yesturday, installed the ECU and had a REALLY rough...
  13. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    The passenger side has been squeaking ad making this rattling noise for a couple of months now and im fedup. I was so pissed todayi started punching the door card:banghead: No anyways i think it squeaks where the two peices of the door card are connected. You know the top part and the bottom...
  14. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Ok..I have on order a euroswitch thats on its way shortly. My 3,6 came equipted with the "auto" function. My question is my GF 2,0T does not have this function and was thinking of adding it to her car with my old switch? is this possible? I suppose I'll need a VAG tool, right?
  15. New Member Introductions
    Can someone explain to me what exacty COIL-OVERS are...i mean is it like shocks and spring combined or.......idk. thanx
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