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  1. Visibility on "blinky" mirrors sucks!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I recently got rid of my 2002 B5.5 sedan and started driving what was my wife's 2004.5 B5.5 Variant. The Variant has the mirrors with the blinkers built into them. They are a different shape than the ones on my '02; they are a kind of "pod" shape, and they sit a bit higher. The shape of these...
  2. Night Breakers vs. HID Visibility Please Help

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I am getting my licence in a month and I do not have great night vision. I recently bought a 99 V6 Passat which basically killed my bank account. So I was wondering if it was worth trying to save enough enough money for Projector Headlights and a HID Kit or the Night Breakers would make a...
  3. Shade + 20% Tint = No Visibility

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I am getting 20% tint in half rear only, quick question. I always pull up the shade in the rear (I really like it up cuz it looks more luxuriuos), is 20% tint way too dark for the shade to be useless? I am willing to go higher percent tint if it's too dark. another.niki
  4. Windshield Crack and Now Poor Visibility

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi everyone, There is a 7 inch crack on the front windshield on the bottom portion of the glass. I found this out last year. Lately, when I drive at night or during the daytime when the sun shines directly toward the front, I can not see anything! I can't see any words and signs on the freeway...