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  1. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Tearing into a 2003 1.8t. P.O. had head completely redone after tb failure, screwed up timing and bent the new valves before the car ever ran, so after pulling the head noticed what seems to me like a lot of carbon buildup on the #1 cylinder wall. Is mostly at the top passenger side section of...
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I already have pistons and rings for this engine and I really don't want to pull it out to have it machined. Ran the hone through a bunch and I'm still left with this. Think it will be ok?
  3. Anything Auto
    This started semi-out of the blue. I recently replaced the battery and installed a dash cam. 2 days later, after lots of driving this happened. Drove it to get groceries and when I came back to start it, it wouldn't crank, single click. I replaced the starter, it started up fine the first...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So i havent found anything that matches yet, so while i keep trudging through the internet i wanted to see if anyone had any similiar experiences, so heres the run down of the problem. I was coming home from running errands today, was at roughly 80% throttle in second, and right as i whent past...
  5. The Showroom
    Now that I got your attention :lol: :lol: This is for static guys only, no air content :thumbup: Got the rear coilovers installed this sunday, this is how the car sat with just the new springs and the super thin rubber pads, to be safe I decided to put back the adjusters and wait for the...
  6. Parts For Sale
    This stuff has been sitting in my attic for over a year now. Willing to consider offers. The leather inserts have been pulled out of the front door cards. I have some inserts out of a b5 I could include if interested, or you could just use yours. Currently the kick panels and doors are tan...
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    ...paper :D i did play a little bit with phothoshop :P original wall Just photoshop your car instead my ugly yellow one and your good to go :P
  8. Anything Auto
  9. Anything Auto You gotta have respect for a guy who owns a $8M car and actually races it. This isn't an isolated incident, either - a friend at a local shop just finished repairing bodywork on that exact car a...
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