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  1. top of windshield trim?

    B5 Garage
    Excuse this Passat newbie question! I've recently taken over a Passat and the previous owner has had many missing parts including trim. I've searched the parts catalog/dealer-sites, and have tried to find a close-up of a passat on the webs but to no avail... Is there a molding/trim piece that...
  2. Anyone know what the official name is for that black trim at the base of the doors?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    All of my black trim at the bottom of my doors (1999) is corroding from years in the sun / elements (same strip that has the jack access panel). Just lightly pulling on it causes pieces to disintegrate in my hands. I'm curious if anyone has a an official name (hard to search PW without a...
  3. idle fuel trim diagnosis -- help

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    1996 A4, 12-valve 2.8 AFC engine, 110K mi, mostly urban and suburban "miles from hell" cold idle: rough; exhaust smells rich warm idle: smoother, less odor; speed mostly 800 RPM, dropping intermittently and briefly to 775; no error codes or MIL/CEL long term fuel trim, warm idle: +9% bank...
  4. B7(Alltrack) door lower kickstrip(protection trim) re-install issue.

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Hello, I look help with installing back driver door lower(silver) kickstrip plastic for my 2015 alltrack. Kickstrip was removed because, I wanted to clean the back side of the strip- from dust and salt. So I opened the lower clips and slided the strip toward trunk...
  5. Any experience re-attaching inside door handle trim?

    B5 Garage
    Greetings! I searched on this topic, but didn't get any good answers, so I thought I'd start a thread. The basics: 2003 GLX 4Motion Wagon, automatic transmission. The question: The wood trim on the inside door handle came off in my hand the other night. Any guidance on the correct adhesive...
  6. 2006 Passat 2.0T - bumper chrome trim removal

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    How can I remove the chrome trim off the front and rear bumper? I need to prepare the bumpers for a fresh paint; clear coat peeling (seems to be a common issue on the VW and Audi I own/owned of that generation). Also: the "build" sticker (normally in the trunk; spare tire well?) is missing...
  7. Where to find exterior door trim?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So I need the belt trim (door trim? door molding? not sure what to call it) for my rear passenger door. So far I'm having no luck with local salvage yards, or Google fu. Any suggestions? This is a wagon, will it make a difference? If any of you have one of these laying around that will fit a...
  8. Info please (Searched). Wagon cargo/hatch trim pieces for purchase?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I think I'm using the wrong terms for my searches but I am looking for the plastic interior trim pieces that are in the hatch/cargo area. My plastic pieces are fine but they are grey and I want black pieces. My neighbor brought up a good point that VW usually puts black at the top of the dash...
  9. WTB: B5 Passat Front Cupholder [any color trim]

    WTB/WTT Section
    as the title states, my cupholder is busted and i wish to replace it. my wood trim isnt bad and i can transfer that. looking for 25 shipped.
  10. Need part number for tailgate trim clips.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    2002 Passat GLS wagon 1.8t 5-speed. I need some replacement metal clips for my lower liftgate trim. Can someone assist me in providing a part number?
  11. FS euro plate front bumper trim piece $50

    Parts For Sale
    FS euro plate front bumper trim piece. PayPal is alright with me. $50 plus shipping. Open to offers. Email me at [email protected]
  12. Euro Tamo Wood Trim Installed

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So I got around to installing that Euro wood trim, it’s different and I like it. Still looking for the drivers side door handle to finish it off as well as a leather shift knob to replace the burl wood one. I ended up upgrading the subwoofer I Installed since well...I had to because of...
  13. 2003 rear bumper chrome trim

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    looking to find this piece for our 03 passat. I found on one ebay for $300.....little too pricey. anyone know of a less expensive source? TIA
  14. Interior trim

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Ive been wanting to change the trim pieces on my doors for a long time now, but cant seem to find the same trim I have in my car. Anyone know whats the name of this trim or where to find it? Picture in the link below. Thanks in advance Imgur: The most awesome images on the Internet Imgur: The...
  15. Looking for part name/number for fuel door/hatch release trim

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi all, I have a 2004 Passat Wagon GLX B5.5. The trim around the fuel door switch and rear hatch release switch is damaged so that the hatch release switch won't stay still. I'm going to try to hack a temporary fix, but I don't mind spending a little money to replace that trim. But I can't find...
  16. How to remove and replace exterior chrome trim?

    B5 Garage
    On the B5.5 there is chrome trimming around all the windows... I would like to replace the long single piece strips that go over the top of both doors on each side, but there are no videos online... anything helps, thanks guys!
  17. Looking for part number on a trim piece. Explanation with picture in thread.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi. My rear cupholders in my 98 passat is missing so I'm ordering a new one. Part number is 3B0862533AB41. Picture below. It seems like it's suppose to have a trim piece on the front. Can anyone confirm and or give me the part number. Thanks :)
  18. 2017 Rline Trim

    New Member Introductions
    Hello im new to the forum, I just bought my wife a 2017 Passat Rline. I was wondering if the chrome door trim/moulding is removable and if it is held on with clips or adhesive. Also the Passat and Tsi badges on the trunk. Thank you in Advance!
  19. 2017 Passat SEL Premium trim - options?

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    I'm getting my new 2017 Passat this afternoon. I have a 2014 Passat TDI that is part of the buyback and I really like the wood trim in the 2014 model which actually looks like wood as opposed to the grey "supposed to look like wood but really doesn't" in the new '17 model. Does anyone know...
  20. B5 Dash Cup Holders Won't Latch

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So there have been issues of B5 cup holders being stuck in the dashboard, but my issue is that it doesn't stay latched in the dashboard, or in simple terms, it doesn't close. I came up with a solution by just taping it closed, and taking it off whenever I want to use them, but I still need the...