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  1. Passat B5 Syncro Variant coil springs

    B5 Garage
    Hello guys! I have a '98 B5 Passat Variant 110HP 1.9TDI Syncro. I use Vogtland 35/35 lowering springs right now, but after 2 years it's time to change back to normal height. :rolleyes: I work sometimes with my friend, where we put 300+kgs of stuff in the back of the car, so I'm looking for some...
  2. Cover caps for car jack, passat variant r-line -10

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    Anyone here that can tell me what the part nr. or from where i can buy these(ebay)? For both sides.
  3. NZ B6 2007 3.2FSI V6 4Motion Highline Variant (Wagon)

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    Hi Guys, Looking forward to learning and contributing here. Just purchased a 2008 3.2FSI V6 4Motion Highline Variant (Wagon). Not really keen on modifications as this is my family vehicle. But these forums are fantastic for figuring out what's going on when things go wrong. Initial interest...
  4. VW Passat Variant 2.0 TDI 2012, blackout

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    Hello! I just started my car, drove 7 meters, and it died!!. Checked the fuses, the battery. All ok, what to do? Seems like some bigger problem.... Here is diagnostics! https://drive.google.com/open?id=1KG2KKtfu_G0dwZ6FMfoE17aCG_L4A6VW
  5. Tailgate handle same for saloon and variant?

    B5 Garage
    Hi I getting grey haired... the tailgate on our B5 variant is leaking and nead to be changed. But the new hatch didn't have any handle left on it. Our handle is stuck really bad in the lock mechanic it self. Yes I have removed the square spring - its off. The lock is loose - but gets stuck in...
  6. Passat IV B5, 2000, 1,8 iT Variant Climatronic help needed

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Engine code APU Climatronic is blowing fuse but only when I start the engine. Fault codes: On the Climatronic it self: 4F9 - Fresh air blower Roch-Tech: 01206 - Signal for Duration of Ignition Off Time 35-10 -- - Intermittent 01273 - Fresh Air Blower (V2) 35-00 - - Also: 01039 - Coolant...
  7. Auction info on W8 Variant

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Just an FYI... There is a B5.5 W8 wagon/Variant up for auction in Ft. Worth today. Details can be seen on Dashub.com Unfortunately, it's an automatic. But it says it runs and drives. You will need an account to search for it, but it might go for less than $2k.
  8. Passat Variant (3C5) From The Netherlands

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    Hi All, I'm Nick from The Netherlands. After A VW Bora, 2 Audi A4's, a VW Westfalia T4 Camper van, an Audi A3 Sportback and a VW Tiguan we bought a 2007 VW Passat Variant 2.0 TDI Comfortline. The Tiguan proved to be to small. Just not enough room to take my shooting gear, our holiday luggage...
  9. Technical info for passat 2003 b5.5 1.9 tdi variant

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    Does anyone have technical info for Passat b5.5 2003 1.9tdi in English - original books for the car?
  10. Variant Wagon Remove Roof Rails and Antenna

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    This is hood wrap version 2.0. By 3.0, my boys and I are gonna be pro's! Thinking of moving on to wrap the roof. Lots of peeling up there, too. It was an outside car. Do we need to take the headliner down again (now that we repaired it) in order to take off the antenna and rail bolts for...
  11. Strange door lock issue on 2000 Passat Variant

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi everyone, been a long time since I posted on the Passat forums... sold my 2000 Passat Variant back in 2003 due to divorce. Had a lot of fun with that car. Some pics from her glory days... So imagine my surprise when I found it again after all these years. It is totally torn up and a...
  12. correct battery size for 1998 passat variant (estate) 1.9 TDI

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    Anyone know the correct battery size and Spec for 1998 passat variant (estate) 1.9 TDI
  13. Blaupunkt New Jersey 220 in 2003 Passat Variant

    Mobile Electronics
    Crutchfield has a good deal on the Blaupunkt New Jersey right now ($149), so I was thinking up replacing the stock double din monsoon system in my 2003 Passat 1.8T Variant before an upcoming road trip. I was not going to do anything with speakers/amp, only replacing the head unit. I've read...
  14. B5.5 Variant Suspension Refresh

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    2002 with 235Kmi on all the original parts, and I need to get this project going because the indy VW mechanic said the tie rods and suspension arm bushings are really bad. So I got a pair of Sensen front and rear shocks on Amazon. The fronts look like this: As you can see, there is no spring...
  15. Rehab the Variant

    B5 Garage
    Hi all, My wife has a 2003 Passat GLX Wagon with about 160K on the odo. It runs fairly well, but the ride has deteriorated over time. She really loves the car and want to keep it even though I've offered to buy her a new one. I'm thinking about investing some money to improve the ride and update...
  16. Install aftermarket stereo in 2004 Passat Variant

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi everybody. First of all, Happy New Year! This is my first post so I am not sure if I posted this in the right section but here goes. I recently bought a 2004 Passat Variant 2.5 TDI 4Motion Exclusive after owning a 2002 1.9 TDI 4Motion Bora/Jetta. When I first got the Bora it was easy to...
  17. CLFOTD 2004 B5.5 1.8T Variant 6-speed 4-motion

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Unicorn. Not my sale, but near me if you want me to have a look. https://washingtondc.craigslist.org/nva/cto/5214120884.html
  18. 2004 B5.5 4-motion 6-speed 1.8T Variant

    Vehicles For Sale
    Unicorn. Not my sale, but near me if you want me to have a look. https://washingtondc.craigslist.org/nva/cto/5214120884.html
  19. Passat Variant B5 year 2002 new LCD radio install

    Mobile Electronics
    Hello! I am new on this forum and from today I am also a owner of Passat Variant B5 year 2002. I have the same dashboard as the man who build a new radio in his car on video from youtube (link on the bottom of the post). I want to do the same thing in my car. I contact someone in my country who...
  20. Passat Variant B5 year 2002 new LCD radio install

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello! I am new on this forum and from today I am also a owner of Passat Variant B5 year 2002. I have the same dashboard as the man who build a new radio in his car on video from youtube (link on the bottom of the post). I want to do the same thing in my car. I contact someone in my country who...
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