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  1. MISSING THREADS and other stuff ups.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    There are a lot of threads missing, and a number of threads that are not accessible. It seems that the thread names and addresses have also been removed from all references, such as "latest started threads" and "Likes Received" Also the most recent post is not shown correctly in some threads...
  2. No Power No start ups

    B5 Garage
    Hi, I have a 2001 Passat B5 GLX the strangest thing started happening i went to start the car right after work, unlocked the doors with the remote, put the key in the ignition turned forward and no power what so ever, the instrumentation cluster did not light up or chime, the windows would not...
  3. New Wiki right ups

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    The following write-ups have been added to the wiki Enjoy! Secondary Air Injection Pump Relay P0411 Interior Leather Install V6 Vacuum Hose Replacement...
  4. Porsche Panamera Turbo S Ups the Thrust

    Anything Auto
    Get more: Porsche Panamera Turbo S at
  5. Typical timeframe for ECS to issue a UPS overnight label?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I ordered the APR tune from ECS last week and know their offices have been closed for the holidays, so I can fully understand a delay. Anyway, I called ECS today to find out when I would receive the UPS overnight shipping document in order to ship my ECU. The guy I spoke to today basicly...
  6. UPS came, ECS box is here, Friday is booked

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Water pump, TB, tensioner, thermostat, oil change, and some other maintenence items while the nose is off.
  7. UPS strikes again!!

    Mobile Electronics
    I bought a stealthbox with an Infinity Kappa 12" sub here about a month ago and it was shipped via UPS. The packaging was poor by the seller (a 20x20x20 box with packing peanuts and newspaper, so it wasn't all UPS's fault. The box arived in one peice and the stealthbox looked fine and sounded...
  8. W8 write ups and mods

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Sorry if I'm not posting correctly. I checked this information thread ( and found a lot on everything BUT the W8. Do the W8 guys have another part of Passatworld I can't find or a secret thread that they have their information in? I...
  9. Cali Bay Area for some tune ups??

    USA - West
    Im looking for anyone in cali bay area around san mateo preferably who knows how to do some basic tune ups/maintenence. I want to clean my MAF, airbox, and throttle body. I also want to check my engine mounts to see if thats causing a rougher idle. I don't know how to do any of these things...
  10. wheel bearing replacement..write ups?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Im looking at doing my wheel bearing if the weather permits this weekend. Ive seen a DIY done on a MK4 Jetta and assuming similarities but was wondering does anyone know of a passat DIY writeup out there. My main concern is having to use a slide hammer to remove the hub and how would I replace...
  11. UPS going green...

    Anything Auto
    without having to use the "un green" batteries..
  12. head ups to the V6ers - Audizine B5 Cam Lock Bar & Crank Lock Pin

    Anything Auto
    not me follow the link to one for sale on audizine $100
  13. CV axle DOY write ups?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Anyone know a good write up for DIY? 03 1.8T Thanks,, I tried a search,, but i yielded no results...
  14. performance touch ups

    B5 Garage
    im a guy that doesnt have much money i wanted to know if there are any ways i can get more performance out of my passat without having to spend a lot of money. Im looking for things i can just do in my garage. if this has already been asked/answered im sorry im new to this site. but could...
  15. I Just Received Inferno's Suspension In The Mail From UPS !!!

    The Showroom
    Hi gang, I was the mysterious person that bought the Vogtland Springs and Bilstein Sport Shocks off of Inferno! :P Here is the original thread: They arrived to me in good condition, here are the pics I took once I took them out of the...
  16. look what the ups droped off

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    more parts coming. will do my tb as well and a trip chip.
  17. Got my Axles from UPS

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Got my Axles from raxles I am having my axles done tomorrow :thumbup: I was just wondering.......The axles are rebuilt but the look new. What part of the axle is reused?
  18. BMW parts hook ups?!?!?!

    Anything Auto
    Longtime no post. Just got an X5, and needs some OEM accesories for it. Anyone have a hook up they can pass along? Please Thanks -d
  19. Baby Got A New Pair Of Shoes…almost (no thanks to UPS)!

    Anything Auto
    Here's my sob story... After a lot of deliberation, a week or so ago I decided to order a new set of wheels for my Boxster S. The place I ordered from was going to express ship them to me so that I might get them that same Friday, however, since the wheels were coming from Germany they...
  20. UPS should be called Christmas or Birthday! hehe

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I love getting home and seeing boxes outside your door, especially for car stuff!!! wahoo.... Inside box number 1: Samco Turbo Inlet Hose inside box number 2: ATE PowerDisk Rotors (very dirty right now though, lol, also came with Mintex Red pads) Waiting for my ABD Intake to put on the...