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  1. How can I edit the VIN in an EEPROM dump of a immo3 cluster using a hex editor?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi, So I have finally got my immo3 B5.5 FIS cluster :D I have done the key matching, soft coding, distance to empty, welcome message and illuminated needles/dials. The cluster works perfectly :) . However, as it is an immo3 cluster, it contains the VIN of the previous vehicle in the EEPROM...
  2. my Passat is a b5.5, but has a B5 vin?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My 2001 b5.5's vin ends in 291,XXX. The Vin break according to the dealer is 300,000. How is it that I have a late model facelift passat but an early passat vin? It's making ordering parts rather difficult
  3. Another newb question about 03 wagon, VIN info

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Is there a place i can go to enter the VIN of this car to pull up all the original info on it?
  4. A Super-duper VIN decoder tool...

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Just type in your VIN number and hit return. Free Volkswagen VIN Decoder S.E. on edit: What makes this great is the fact that it also gives you a MSRP for your car, based upon the VIN !! ....handy when shopping for a used rig..
  5. Trying to find transmission type via VIN?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm trying to buy a transmission but for my 99 auto B5 1.8t but apparently there are different types of autos for this year so I was wondering how I can find a tranny for my specific car. I don't have the car with me but I do have the vin. Anyway to look it up? I've checked google but no solid...
  6. Mid-2008 VIN split: FSI to TSI engine?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Does anyone know which month in mid-2008 the VIN split (for last FSI engine and first TSI engine) occurred? Prefer the TSI since it has a timing chain -vs- a timing belt. Still researching, but I think the HPFP, 'soft metal' cams and follower of the FSI carried over (with obvious material...
  7. Check your VIN for Canadian Recalls

    B5 Garage
    Saw the US link post, so I thought I'd post this up for access to the Canadian version (always handy to check): Vehicle Recall < About your Volkswagen
  8. VIN check question - Do I have a second horn?

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Hi, I think that my second horn stopped working (passenger side) But before start digging, can someone that works for a dealership check if my car really has 2 :) L and R I looked online and sometimes there is only 1 horn - VIN WVGZZZ1TZCW091261 - 0603/ATF 1.6 TDI Thanks, Viktor P.S> I...
  9. Anyone have Carfax account and can run VIN?

    Anything Auto
    I'm looking at buying an Audi and need the VIN ran as I think this car has been in an accident (front bumper is painted). If anyone has an account, this would be much appreciated. Vin is: WAUJT64B33N002856 Going to see the car tomorrow, so the sooner the better. Thank you!
  10. Vin decoder

    New Member Introductions
    In the basis more than a million responsible, so something is searched on that (actually searched for 70% of win). My B5 found. Here is the link: Free VIN decoder In a room only basis Vag (VW, Audi, Skoda, Seat). Try, write reviews)) For example my Passat b5
  11. VIN Decoder

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I was looking at various VIN decoder sites yesterday and I got different results depending on which one I use. Does anyone have a more accurate reference? :confused:
  12. VIN Decoding

    New Member Introductions
    For my second post, I was wondering if anyone knows of a good VIN Decoder for VW's between 2008 and 2010. I've looked at all of the VIN Decoder posts in the forum and most only work for VW's 2005 and earlier. Thanks! Happy driving!:driving:
  13. :: ECS Tuning :: How To Decode Your VW/Audi VIN - Click Here !!!

    Vendor Marketplace
    Depending on your make and model when ordering some parts Vin-Splits can come into play - Not sure how to read your VIN? No problem - be sure to take a few minutes and watch our video explaining how! Not sure what you need or how to do it? Watch our new DIY video: Click Here
  14. VIN on TDI engine?

    Anything Auto
    A friend of mine purchased a ~02 tdi jetta 6 months ago and just discovered it has a used engine installed at some point and is now looking into tracing the history of that engine. Is the original vin located somewhere on the engine? or can one lookup the serial of the engine to find the...
  15. VIN for 2000 Passat with multifunction wheel?

    B5 Garage
    I'm working on an upgrade to a multifunction steering wheel but can't seem to confirm the correct part number for the clock spring I need. If you have a 1999 or 2000 or early 2001 that came from the factory with the multifunction steering wheel, would you mind PMing me your VIN? I would only...
  16. Vin #

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I googled it and cant find my answer anywhere on here so I am hoping this isnt a duplicate post. Where can I find the VIN# on my motor? And guys please dont tell me to VAG the car..
  17. Check your VIN for US Recalls

    B5 Information-Base
    Seems I've been pasting this a lot lately. To check you VIN for recalls, input it into this link USING *ALL CAPS*. Enter Your VIN Here AJ
  18. New here... question about VINs

    New Member Introductions
    Greetings to all. I found this site by chance, looking for info. Great find! Hope to learn a lot from you guys, as I plan to buy a Passat -- great cars.:bowdown: In fact, I,m now looking at an old wagon 01 old style. A guy bought it as a project after it was totaled and did a great job --...
  19. Windshield Replacement & VIN Number Caution

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Just had my windshield replaced at my place of business while I worked. I went with a company that my Insurance Co. (Amica) recommended (Auto Glass of New England). From reading previous posts on this site I knew to look to see if my VIN number was visible after the install. Well you can't...
  20. Vin # Help ?!

    B5 Garage
    Im trying to look up parts for my passat and dont know which of the 4 models it is. Its my sisters car, dont think its a turbo, its a V6 and vin # is wvwpd63b6xe491514 Anyone know ? Theyre called AHA and stuff like that ?