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  1. I Need a manual 4Mo transmission for an '04. Can I source an Audi tranny?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm hoping someone who knows these cars better than I do can help me. I've got a an '04 B5.5 4Motion sedan with a manual transmission, 120k miles, and there's a rotational noise that was recently diagnosed at the shop as likely coming from a bad bearing in the transmission. It's not really...
  2. 2006 Passat 2.0T: CV Axle - how to get inner part (cup) off the tranny

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Need to replace both CV axles of my 2006 Passat 2.0T FWD. Pulled both axles, but the 'cup' stays on the tranny. Is it held by a spring clip and needs to be 'yanked' out? https://drive.google.com/open?id=1iJ2eCi3inmeEZoYNiFizDgZwIhP2sZg6
  3. does a 2012 cc have a dsg tranny? is it standard?

    Volkswagen Passat CC Discussion
    thanks. just picked an executive up. love it!
  4. 2005 GLX V6 Manual tranny update

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Not sure if this belongs in the Garage or here. First item is repair shops. I was taking my 2005 V6 GLX manual tranny to a garage that I have been using for over 20 years. Last time I took it there, 5 years ago, my friend said he no longer has mechanics that are versed enough with the...
  5. Is my auto tranny gonna die?????!!

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    hey guys i have a 06 2.0T Passat. car was driving mint and everything nice and all. then outta nowhere it started slagging, when the gears are changing up from 1st to 5th and when it is down shifting, the car shakes forward and jerks every time a gear changes. At times i would be pushing the...
  6. Wet TCM now tranny slips

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I had water leak onto my passenger floor and submerge my TCM. I took it apart and cleaned it, and it worked.... sort of. When I come to a stop after being in 4th or 5th gear, and try to start up again, the car revs up before clunking into gear. I bought another TCM (used), plugged it in, and the...
  7. Noob B5.5 tranny question

    New Member Introductions
    Hi All, I picked up a 2003 Passat V6 automatic from my sister about a month ago. I'm pretty mechanical, but this is my first VW. It has 200K miles and is very clean and well maintained. It shifts into and out of D (N to D, 4 to D, D to 4) very hard (car lurches), otherwise it shifts smooth as...
  8. Tranny issues and limp mode

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Well guys i think my passat finally died today. I was going down the highway doing 80 then a bucking noise and popped out of 5th and when i hit it with my generic scanner ot said torque converter then it said problem with going into fifth. Its in limp mode and now wont go in reverse or neutral...
  9. 2007 passat v6 tranny problems?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I was driving and the engine reved up d kicked me out of triptronic mode and check engine light came on. Got codes p0014 p0720 p0715 p0430. Hard shifts into park , reverse and drive.
  10. Secret to installing the Auto Tranny filter

    B5 Garage
    I have been fighting these auto tranny filters for years. They look like they should pop right in but they don't. I have tried heating it, lubing it, greasing it. I have tried spinning it back and forth. I have tried wiggling left and right. I have tried everything. The issue is the...
  11. 2002 VW Passat Engine and Tranny Mounts

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello fellow Passat owners. 2002 VW Passat with 2.8l v6 and a 5 speed manual tranny. 270000km How does one tell if the engine and tranny mounts need replacing? The engine does seem to shake fairly easy. Even when the hood is raised, when it tops out the hood shock, that is enough force for...
  12. Im swapping my tranny - what else to do while im at it?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Okay so my old auto tranny is busted so im putting a younger one in. Before i start doing anything i would like to know what r your thoughts on what else should i put my hands on while the tranny is out? i know im gonna change the rear main seal because it's leaking tranny mounts i guess too...
  13. First, Car Didn't Start; Then, Tranny Went into Single-Gear Mode. Help!

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    A new issue with my ever-problematic 2008 2.0T wagon: - For past few months, I have noted that when starting, starter motor sometimes is slow as if battery is low. Releasing fob, then pushing again, starter motor acts normally and car starts right up. - Today, wife was stranded in grocery...
  14. Remove tranny mount bolts for easier access

    B5 Garage
    I need to replace the coolant flange on the rear of the head. This is on an 01 1.8t AWM car. Has anyone removed the 2 transmission mount bolts and lifted the rear of the trans to allow easier access to this flange? I do have the car in "Service mode" so I don't have to worry about hitting...
  15. Remove tranny mount bolts for easier access

    New Member Introductions
    I need to change the dreaded coolant flange on an 01 Passat AWM. Has anyone removed the transmission mount bolts & jacked the rear of the tranny up to give more access to the rear of the head?
  16. popping noise front end, changed motor,tranny mounts. b5.5

    B5 Garage
    hey guys, I just changed my motor, tranny mounts on my 04 VW Passat 4-motion v6 30V. Im pretty sure I got everything torqued to spec but im hearing a slight popping noise when I hit the brakes and on take off. not sure what it could be? any help would be appreciated. I have it on the lift at...
  17. I need help with my tranny!

    New Member Introductions
    Hi, so my im driving normal, then at a stop light or while turning at about 15 miles per hour, the car downshifts to neutral, revs to 2k then it jerks roughly to first or whatever gear it was in before it shifted to neutral. I took it to a mechanic, we replaced the front and back motor...
  18. Tranny immediate leak

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    tranny developed an immediate leak, and tranny slipping not moving, daughter says shift red led display showed all red. So wet cant really tell much yet, apperars something let go, not coolant lines to rad, dripping seems located central around green lettered metal plate 5HP-19...
  19. Torque converter, tranny or someting else

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So I have a couple of videos here. This is on an 03 Passat GLX 4Motion 2.8 Auto. My Vag_Com shows I'm tripping no codes. Tranny nor engine. The first video shows how the rpm's are acting. Two things it doesn't show is that on cold start up the car stays in 1st gear until either it reaches 2800...
  20. Tranny Shift issue after Rear Main Seal replacement

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    First: After replacing my rear main seal, the transmission is refusing to catch any gear. details: Noticed the rear main seal was going out and decided to tackle it myself. After replacing the seal and getting everything together, i began to test drive. 25 miles of highway and about 5 miles of...
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