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  1. Hello from Vancouver

    New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone, Just wanted to get some quick information for my 2007 Passat 3.6, I previously had a 05 Passat TDI which was bought back under lemon law policy. I have a few questions regarding HID, transmission shift problems and very rough/high idle. I will post in the appropriate section...
  2. Hello from Vancouver

    New Member Introductions
    Hi all, just joined thought I would say hello. 2003 passat GLS wagon, 1.8T. This is my 13th VW and first Passat.
  3. Hi from Vancouver BC

    New Member Introductions
    Hi new to forum, but not to the B7 Passat .... we have had a 2012 since new. I did not see the Passat forum till now!
  4. B5 wheel - difference between two Vancouver part numbers

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    I've got at least three bent Vancouver rims. Looking for replacements and/or considering straightening. These guys: Vancouver.jpg Or these guys: - 3B0601025T / 3B0 601 025 T I've seen two part numbers listed for this wheel: 3B0 601 026T and 3B0 601 025T. Does anyone know...
  5. FS: B6 Part out

    Parts For Sale
    Still have some parts left from my B6 Passat that I found after a move. Located in Vancouver, BC Canada / Buyer pays shipping $160 - Euro Amber outer Tail lights $100 - Black Forest Industries Badgeless Grill (New in Box) $60 - USA Spec PA11-VW6 iPod Adapter (30 Pin) / AUX input
  6. Vancouver lowermainlad area reputable repair shops?

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    I am looking for some references and experiences with good local repair shops. Not so much dealerships but good local euro repar shops Thank you, Shaun
  7. New Passat -Vancouver BC area owner

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    Car was a salvage title. Sale reversed :(
  8. Greetings from Vancouver BC!

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    Registered here last August shortly after I purchased my 2003 B5.5 1.8T GLS wagon MT... First post now. I guess better late than never eh? Bought the car when it had 108000km (around 67000 miles) on the clock. 10 months later it is clocking at 130000km with a fixed PCV + breather hoses, new...
  9. Vancouver Parts Help Please?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi I am from New Zealand. To buy a thermostat for my w8 is $1000 from the local dealer. Not too keen on paying that so have been checking for any new codes every week and just living with the engine light......... Anyways I am in Vancouver in a few weeks so if there is someone with a contact...
  10. WTB: 16" VW Vancouver Wheels (2004-2005) Need set

    WTB/WTT Section
    I know that this is a long shot but I'd like to get a hold of these factory Vancouver wheels. Anyone have a set that they are looking to get rid of? Thanks, Ken
  11. Does anyone have VCDS here in Portland, OR or Vancouver, WA???

    USA - West
    Does anyone have VCDS here in Portland, OR or Vancouver, WA??? I would like to do a few tweaks with VCDS but I can't afford to buy the cable right now. I just pickup a 2013 VW Passat SE 2.5L. I'm hoping someone has it here in Portland or Vancouver and would be willing to hook me up. Thanks.
  12. help! anyone in portland oregon or vancouver wa

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    i am in the prosses of working on my b5.5 w8 and i need to borough a " special tool " i have called the local dealers and there saying no they wont let me borough it or even rent it and imm willing to pay$$ so im asking if anyone has one of these and is near me if i could borough it it is tool...
  13. 13 Supercars Impounded for racing in Vancouver

    Anything Auto
    Dumb ass rich kids with more money than brains: Mounties impound 13 supercars from rich kid street race Some serious kit in this lock-up!
  14. New from Vancouver Island! Querky 99' b5 v6

    New Member Introductions
    Hey there! I am the proud owner of a passat v6! My name is Riley and I bought this car just about a month ago. The reason I joined this site is because the car has some small issues that I am capable of fixing, but need some help diagnosing! I have a funny front end clunk on acceleration...
  15. FS: Vancouver wheels (set of 4)

    Parts For Sale
    Anyone interested in a set of four Vancouver wheels in excellent condition? I hope these photos work OK. I’m not much of a photographer, but I think they should show you what you need to see. These had some minor curb rash when I bought them, so I had them restored/repainted and they...
  16. Hello from Vancouver, B.C.

    New Member Introductions
    Just checking in and getting rid of the noob status here in the noob-tube. :D
  17. Color code for Vancouver wheel?

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    Just picked up a set of Vancouvers last weekend, and I am going to have them repainted/refinished. Some VW/Audi wheels have a three-digit coding at the end of the part number that indicates color (but the Vancouver doesn't). Most are 1H7 or 8Z8. To me, the Vancouver looks like the pictures I...
  18. Alex T. - Vancouver, BC

    Hey guys, Not really sure why i haven't posted a profile before, but chrisjryanpassat just reminded me to. My permanent address is in Vancouver, but I started going to school in Kelowna just this last Sept. so i'm there for 3/4 of the year. 2000 Passat 1.8t Blue Anthracite Pearl Mods...
  19. OEM Wheel Repair

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    I just bought a replacement OEM Vancouver 16" wheel for my GLX. The new wheel replaces a wheel with a flat spot on the inner rim (caused by a pothole bang when the tire was under-inflated and on the front wheel) that was causing a slight vibration at high speeds and also may have contributed to...
  20. Looking for Vancouver wheels

    WTB/WTT Section
    Anyone out there have a set of four Vancouvers available? Thought perhaps there might be someone who had these on their car and moved on to an aftermarket setup. I have an '02 with a set of Wellingtons in nice shape. I would also be willing to make a trade if you are in the market for a good...