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  1. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Greetings everyone, hope you're all well! I had a quick question, is it possible to set a custom amount for the "trip" counter in the MFD? My car had to get a new battery, and the trip got reset. It's a 2011 B7, the MFD has the white text and black background. I find the trip to be very useful...
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Looking for someone who had a vag com to help diagnose my transmission issue, located in Queens Village NY
  3. USA - South
    Hi! If anyone in the Tulsa/Owasso area needs to use a VAG com, let me know. If we can arrange it with my mostly busy schedule, i'll be happy to help! Cheers!
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a registered copy of VC-DS Lite with an OBD-II to USB cable. I am trying to change my TCM coding to "Sports mode" and Change to "Old strategy" Tip mode. I can't seem to get the TCM to accept the code (0001012). When I hit the "Do it" button it seems to go fine but when it refreshes the...
  5. USA - East
    Anyone around greenville have a lap top and want to show me how to use a vag com? Can use it to do whatever you want to your car!
  6. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Okay. American is so much easier for me but we recently replaced the headunit in my kids car and now it shows the check engine light. Ran for codes and got the 1304 error. Stereo is working fine. But what is the cause of this error. Thanks in advance.
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Anyone know how to decipher the first line on the VAG options sticker. Specifically, the numbers/letters above the VIN. In my case, 0000 01-6 - 7XX1 UO Im guessing part of it is build date, in this case 6th month of 2001, but haven't a clue about the numbers before and after that. Could they...
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    i was wondering if this thing is any good . i really just need it for the air bag light reset . my VW mechanic is gone and some tool who is more salesman runs the shop now and i really don't trust him . for 30 bucks it sounds like it will lead me in the right direction ....Mini VAG505 Super...
  9. B5 Garage
    Hi everyone! I've gone through so many threads about the door control modules/latches/etc., but I haven't found one that mirrors all of the issues I've been having. To date, 3 of 4 door control modules have been replaced in my '99 GLS 1.8T. The 4th one is up next when I have time over my...
  10. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi, I've recently purchased a VW MFD-D sat nav radio from eBay. Upon installation it is asking me for the radio code and so I have messaged the seller to ask for it. Assuming they cannot find it, I understand I can also ask the dealer by providing them with the serial number of the radio, VIN...
  11. Parts For Sale
    I used these once to do the timing belt on my 2003 B5.5. They are in great shape and they made the job super easy. Bentley manual for 1998-2005 Passat, all models. Good condition, no tears, a few pages with light thumb smudge marks (less than 10 out of 500 or so). VAG tools: 3411 - carrier...
  12. New Member Introductions
    im new on this forum, i am from norway im a mecanich on the vw brand. at the nasjonal company that import vag cars to norway.
  13. New Member Introductions
    Hi Guys , I just got myself a Original ROSS TECH VAG COM cable HEX-USB+CAN cable. I am in the Northern VA area . If anyone needs to retrieve any DTC code's or run a complete auto scan , let me know. my email is [email protected]
  14. New Member Introductions
    Hello all! I just bought a platinum gray '16 Passat S 1.8t with only 859 miles on it (CPO). I have previously owned 2 original rabbit GTi's, a Mk 2 GTi, a MK 3 GTi drivers edition, a '75 beetle, a '93 Audi S4, '87 Audi Coupe GT, '01 Audi TT. I guess it is a sickness. I am also a former Audi...
  15. New Member Introductions
    Guys - I have a VAG COM available if anybody in the Northen Virginia area needs one. Won;t charge an arm or leg to avail this service. :)
  16. New Member Introductions
    Hiam marc from Cumbria just got my self a 2.3 v5 passat last night was a bit of a mess but I've cleaned it up and it looks brilliant now. Love the car smooth and comfy
  17. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    It was the first time ever that this 2001 B5 1.8T stalled while driving. It almost left me strained while trying to find a spot in a parking lot during a hot day. It throw me off as I don't know whether it would happen more. I scanned the code and got following fault codes. (1) any of those...
  18. New Member Introductions
    Hello all, Just picked up a 1999 Variant/Kombi 1.8 20v Non Turbo 5 speed. Has 115K miles and only paid 700 euro for it. It is RHD but is fully legal and has German Papers (awesome sauce). I got it to be a nice Daily/parts runner, so that I can tear apart my E36, and make that into a more fun...
  19. New Member Introductions
    Hey guys, I just picked up a B5.5 Wagon FWD 1.8T 5spd to go along with the stage 3 B5S4. Picked the car up from a kid who only drove it when he wasn't on his Harley. He bought it off of an older lady and she kept it in the garage. at 188K miles there isn't a spot of rust on this thing. INterior...
  20. B5 Garage
    Yes, I purchased a cheap ebay special cable. I am running windows 10 on a new dell inspiron. I downloaded the latest version of vcds and port status is okay except i get interface not found. Has anyone gotten these cables to work for newer versions? I believe i have all drivers installed...
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