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  1. Interesting Video About Tesla Model 3's

    Anything Auto
  2. Engine turns on then turns off (video inside)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion This happened ever since I replaced some PCV parts so I'm assuming I nocked a wire somewhere. The battery is fine I think. Immobilizer? I'm not sure... Third time its happened so I'm sitting here with my battery disconnected to clear codes and see if it fixes it...
  3. This sounds horrific, what is it! Video linked

    B5 Garage
    I have had a noise from the engine for a bit now. Thought it was the accessory belt tensioner and I haven’t been on a hurry to fix it. The noise has gotten a lot louder lately. During this photo I could tell the noise seems to be coming from the middle or slightly forward of the middle from...
  4. TB loose? (Video Attached)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi everyone, I noticed some play in the timing belt. I replaced it 10.000 miles/ 7 months ago. No codes, no misfire, no timing retard etc. Should I be concerned about it? Thanks.
  5. Whatsapp audio / video messages will not play on Passat B8

    Volkswagen Passat B8 Discussion
    Hi It's frustrating not to be able to play audio or video messages on my brand new 2018 Passat from the Whatsapp App on my iPhone connected via bluetooth All my other cars that are a lot older can will play them without any problems After googling on the subject, I came across an article...
  6. How to park easily in a narrow garage (VIDEO)

    Mobile Electronics
    How to Park a 2.08m wide car in a 2.15m garage using the rear camera and some guide lines as a landing strip
  7. B6 suspension knock/clunk WITH VIDEO

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    B6 suspension knock with video Hello people, The knock Firstly, i'm a car simpleton, just to get that out there. Secondly i have read extensively on multiple sites and forums about possible causes of knocking from the front end and the complaints are never ending...
  8. Rediscover your Passat (Instructional Video from 2002)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I came across an instructional video on B5.5 from 2002. Thought might be useful for some. Some fun stuff too. Pardon me if this is not the right section of the forum.
  9. Youtube Video showing filter housing/casing removal from front of block?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hey guys, I've narrowed down my oil leak to the filter housing/casing and wondering if anyone can reference a link to the Youtube video showing the filter housing/casing removal from front of block? I've searched Youtube, Google and PassatWorld with no luck... Thanks in advance!
  10. Rough Idle - What did I do? Diesel sounds and squeaks - video link included

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion I recently picked up a decent running B5.5 Passat Wagon. I've done a couple maintenance items, with a few more to go. Over the weekend I swapped the three easy vacuum lines, but didn't secure them. That and the TSI coilpack/spark plug swap made a big difference...
  11. Hello, need help + video :))

    New Member Introductions
    It's my problem, you can watch in video....(RPM is not constant) Passat B5 1996 benzin/gas on both is the same problem... Thank you!!! :)
  12. Identifying unknown noises [youtube video]

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    AWM Engine Misfiring; what is that noise?! Video included with details! Hello everyone! Quick story -- the Passat started misfiring. It got to the point where it couldn't keep running when throttle was pressed. Had to tow it to a shop. Some $300 of labor later, they indicated there may be an...
  13. Heater fan packed up. Is there a video to show me how to remove?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi. I am suffering a number of water ingress problems and also the VW Climatronic Heater Climate Control on a 2001 VW Passat has packed up. I was on YouTube but was a tad confused by the various videos on offer. Does anyone have a link for me to follow so I can strip it out and have it...
  14. 2004 Tiptronic Problem (video included)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Long story short, I swapped out a complete AWM engine and trans from a low mile audi into my 2004 Passat which I purchased with major engine damage from an oiling issue. I got the car running yesterday but, not a moment later the transmission started making a horrible noise. I started trying to...
  15. Video: Replacing the lower ball joint at the 35i

    Volkswagen Passat Early B Platforms Discussion
    Hi, The video gives you a step by step tutorial how to replace the lower ball joint at the front axis of a Passat B3 35i. At this model, the ball joint is demountable from the wishbone. Thus the repair is relatively cheap and easy to do. The wishbone remains in the car, but some other parts...
  16. 1.8T - Starts and then shuts down after 1 second (video included)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi, I posted a thread where this same Passat had heavy misfiring to the point where it shook the entire car. Due to time and other obligations, I decided to leave the car parked for some weeks. I later couldn't start the car anymore -- it would click, click, click rapidly. Found an exposed wire...
  17. Video: Replacing the timing belt at the 35i with 2.0l 2E engine

    Volkswagen Passat Early B Platforms Discussion
    Hi, The video gives you a step by step tutorial how to replace all belts, including the timing belt at a Volkswagen Passat with the 2.0l 2E engine. This engine has an indermediate shaft for the distributor, thus checking the ignition timing is part of the job and shown as well. The video has...
  18. 1.8T Passat - Click, click, click, no start - video included

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    2003 1.8T Passat Video enclosed here: I think the video shows it all. The Passat had been parked for a while due to a misfire issue but had this issue prior this too. At first it was the battery so I replaced it with a new one -- still dated from 11/14. But this time, I even had the car...
  19. VIDEO of Rough idle during warm up

    B5 Garage
    Here is a video of what I'm experiencing during a cold start. Rough Idle, Misfire codes, as soon as the SAI system turns off everything evens out as you will see at the end of the video, also notice the weird sucking noise.
  20. Help diagnose relay 373 clicking ... with video!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Problem: relay 373 is clicking while cruising on highway, and occasionally when stopped or accelerating. Possibilities: Searches have come up with a wide range of answers like brake booster leak, SAIP, A/C fan relay. Car: 2002 B5.5 AWM Automatic 128K. There is no CEL or performance issue that I...