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  1. Cam follower in court

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    So we are now in court. Although I brought the car into a dealership in 2016 after getting a 2293 code. Calling VMoA they stated the codes have an extended warranty on certain part. Bring it to a dealer. At the dealer only 2 options given to us were. If its not under warranty, youll have to...
  2. extended warranty

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    The car is coming up on 100,000 soon and makes me begin to consider an extended warranty but I'd like to hear the opinion of people that are or were actual customers (what company did you use, how were claims, etc.). There's nothing on the car that I couldn't fix myself except the W8 engine...
  3. what has been your experience with rust warranty

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    So, I just realized there is a 12 year corrosion warranty. Stupid me started some sanding and touchup paint on the front fender at the top of the wheel well on my wifes 06 wagon last year. was way overdue for a wash so I washed it and found many places rusting. door seams.. around the light...
  4. rust warranty on 05 wagon

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    it it covered ? i have a small patch of surface rust that started on the tail gate of my wagon just under the window ( about the size of a quarter but growing ) . i thought i heard of a 12 year rust warranty somewhere .
  5. 2009 B6 Passat, error code P2015, covered under extended warranty

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi all, first I want to let you know that i have experienced an extensive repair list with my B6 since it hit 80K miles, now at 95K....... I had an error code P2015 continue to pop up on the scanner. The code indicated an intake manifold issue and the check engine light was illuminated on the...
  6. Seeing how the OENM warranty works...

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Took the 2013 SEL in to fix an engine-light-on issue, they hooked it up to their computer, and read all the codes...and ordered the parts needed. Also, they put a recall "fix" in it (for the washers-under-the-lid recall --#97A0--and he also performed the multi function check out of all...
  7. NOOB member- Should I buy a warranty?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I am a Noob on this blog. I own a 2003 Green VW Passat GL 6 cylinder(72k miles). I purchased it about 6 months ago with 55k miles on it. It is my first German car and I love it. I call it my "dimoni de la velocitat" (German for Speed Demon). However I have had two expensive repairs...
  8. In need of VW Extended Warranty advice

    New Member Introductions
    Hello all, Was looking for advice on official VW warranty info and more importantly, where the best prices can be found. I don't usually purchase extended warranties but I did purchase one for my Corvette for 84K miles with zero deductible. One of the best purchases I could have made...
  9. Newbie- extended warranty availability/preventive maintenance

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I am thrilled to be the new owner of a 33k mile 2003 W8 Wagon. I have the service records and everything seems to be in order. Does anyone have experience with the VW extended warranty program? Does it make sense given potentially expensive W8 repairs? I have found some helpful preventive...
  10. Electronic Parking Brake - covered under warranty in the USA?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi, I'm looking for some info please. Many of us UK owners are having problems with the EPB system and I have heard that some USA owners have had parts of the EPB system replaced for free. It was mentioned somewhere that VW USA will replace the rear calipers/motors for free if the car has...
  11. 2003 Passat W8 for sale (Automatic) With Warranty, 58500 original miles, $8000

    Vehicles For Sale
    Tinted windows, newer tires, MP3 player, all leather, and moon/sun roof. Automatic and all wheel drive. Comes with an extended warranty that covers all parts of the car until 2016 or 100,000 miles. ($2,500 value) Had the dreaded torque converter replaced that cost over 5k alone. You won't have...
  12. 2012 Passat SE - To Buy or Not To Buy

    New Member Introductions
    Looking for another car as my current one (a '97 Tahoe) is a gas guzzler and has a 23k miles on a new engine that already needs a new cylinder head. I'm a single mom that has gotten screwed by mechanics countless times and I want something that is reliable from a company that honors their...
  13. Need Help Deciding on whether or not to buy a 2012 Passat

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    Looking for another car as my current one (a '97 Tahoe) is a gas guzzler and has a 23k miles on a new engine that already needs a new cylinder head. I'm a single mom that has gotten screwed by mechanics countless times and I want something that is reliable from a company that honors their...
  14. Cam follower extended warranty for FSI engines in Canada !!!!

    B6 Garage
    Cam follower extended warranty for 2.0T FSI engines in Canada !!!! Fellow Canadians, Check with your local dealership if your vehicle is eligible for the cam follower extended warranty where VWOC have not yet sent out letters to confirm it but its here and my local dealer booked me in for an...
  15. End of CPO warranty problems

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    So....my wife has an 08 2.0t manual passat.bought it in 2010 w/27k.now has 74.5k on it. under cpo until 75k or 12/2013. last winter it stopped running, and it was towed to the dealer where they replaced (both?) fuel pump. i told them to check for any additional problems. Some time later i got...
  16. Ignition coil - not covered under powertrain warranty

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Does this sound right? They are replacing the intake manifold under warranty and said I had a bad coil. They also suggested replacing the plugs (2009 Passat Wago, 2.0 turbo with 57k miles). They want to charge me $356 to do the plugs and coil. I called another dealership and the parts are...
  17. Just bought used B6 advice on EXT WARRANTY

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hey guys i am NEW here !! I recently bought a certified used 2010 vw PASSAT komfort. I have the option of buying a PLATINUM ext warranty for 5 years/ 96K miles. It covers a lot of stuff. But i am worried that i need a longer ext warranty . I am a service writer for HONDA. And i know vehicle...
  18. After Market Warranty Worth It?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    So we sold our Jetta tri and bought a 2006 VW Passat 4motion VR6 with 34k miles. It is fairly loaded. I was talking to our mechanic today he sells a warranty and I found two different options. One is almost total coverage for 50k miles for $2050 the other is power train for 48k miles at $750. I...
  19. Toyota Extended Warranty for my new Passat???

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Hi, When I purchased my new 2013 Passat, the dealer was trying to sell me a warranty from Toyota. His reasoning was that it had a longer duration of eight years vs. seven for the Volkswagen. Does anyone have any similar experience or feedback. Do VW dealers honor non-VW warranties? Can I use...
  20. Seeking Extended Warranty Recommendation

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Owner of a 2002 Passat that I bought new and its time for a different car. I've been open to other makes and models but have finally decided I want a 2010 Passat. Since I'm a Passat owner I want a pre-owned certified car if I'm going to buy another Passat. Well now that I've decided all the...
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