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  1. B6 Garage
    Hello, I've just got a quick question. I'm looking to replace a rear wheel bearing, and was wondering if vcds is needed for the electric parking break to just to the bearing. I'm not doing any brake work, so it would just be the caliper being removed from the rotor. I hope I explained the...
  2. Volkswagen Passat B8 Discussion
    Hi, i have had the above fault happen twice now. First time towing a caravan uphill and the second on cruising on the motorway. Events were approx 1 month apart. Both times resulted in limp mode and glow plug flashing. And fault can be cleared by turning engine off then on again. Is this a...
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey guys! I just randomly got an OBDEleven Pro (the next gen version) as a birthday gift. I'm about to go on a trip and I'm not going to use it for at least the next month, which means, I need to decided whether or not I'm keeping it. I read a little bit about it and it seems to be extremely...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hello all. Had a bit of an accident in my '08 Passat B6 2.0tdi 16v DSG. While driving a short distance with a long heavy object in the back, I had to brake suddenly (retard drove out of driveway right in front of me) it slid forward and smacked into the gear shifter. It threw up the inevitable...
  5. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hello all you helpful folk! I recently posted about saving an 07 wagon from the grasp of the crusher. So far I've had great luck slowly getting it back on the road. I have a few things left, like an exhaust, a lower control arm in the rear, the unlock button doesn't work on the fob, and a few...
  6. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I saved a wagon (2007 Passat) from the crusher recently, or at least I hope I have. She's got about 150k miles on the clock, 2.0 automatic. The car is in really great shape, but that's all I know about it. Here's the dilemma. The reason the previous owner was sending her to scrap was because...
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello everyone, I did a couple logs with VCDS on channel 115 trying to identify how my car runs, and I would like to hear your opinions, especially from someone who understands this a little better. I recently had a problem with failed PCV valve and now after fixing that problem I am trying to...
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello, I'm curious what everything have you code or what everything can be coded on B5.5 and what program have you used? I've search on net and for windows up/down with remote control i need to have vds pro. is there anywhere on forum link with procedure?
  9. B5 Garage
    I downloaded a file from Ross-Tech that explains how to install a USB driver that possible would work on my PC. (I misplaced the small disk that came with the KKL connector and ordered one but will take time) Does any one have a driver that I could have or point to what mistake I am making when...
  10. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Sometimes when reading stuff I come across those terms, any suggestion?
  11. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    What measuring blocks does VAGcom VCDS provide for checking/verifying the timing on the BPY engine? for the old 1.8T and 2.7T, I used blocks 090-093. I would assume similar data is available for the 2.0T? What ARE the values/ranges to correct timing of the BPY engine?
  12. B5 Garage
    Finally got my cable in the mail and did my first scan today and had some questions. I was bidding on a KII RossTech last night on ebay but I lost it with about 3 seconds left, so if any of you won it, Touche. ---- Address 03: ABS Brakes Labels: 8E0-614-111-ASR.LBL Controller: 3B0 614 111...
  13. USA - West
    I am new to Passats but have been wrenching on my own 2000 Jetta TDI for 11 years. I have Vag-Com and a lot of the specialized tools if anyone needs a hand. I just bought a 126k mile 2004 Passat 2.8 4Motion wagon, will be doing a timing belt on it soon, and am now trying to chase down...
  14. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I just bought this car, a 2003, and only received one key. Anyone in the area willing to meet up? I'll need to get a key programmed, change a couple features, and read/clear the brake light code. Let me know what you'd need, any help is appreciated.
  15. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    hi, does anyone know what does the readings in the first row mean, my car is hesitating in acceleration and it misfires. thank you
  16. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Hi at all, after long coding error I lost my confort module configuration. My passat b7 variat confort line have all halogen lamp in the front side. I missing european configuration. I try with vcds to remap the module but my work is not finish. After many hours of test have some problem : -...
  17. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm posting this up for LineInTheWater. He is in need of a VCDS scan and I am calling out to the forum to see if anybody can help him out. We used to have a VCDS locator here, is that still active and accurate?
  18. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I am trying to make a bench test to run VCDS software and test a Passat instrument cluster while it is out of the car. I used the pinout specs below and the cluster powers up just fine but when I try to run the Instruments test I get an error message saying No Response From Controller. Any...
  19. Vag-Com and OBD11 Coding
    So as I am starting to get back in to the VW world I pulled out my VAGCOM/VCDS tough book and fired it up only to get the blue screen of death. Having a tablet that I'd much rather use, I saw that VCDS had an APP. My question is has anyone used it and what were your thoughts?
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