Platinum plugs last longer, others my have better spark, but need to be replaced more often. Some people run the cheap Denso plugs and replace them every 10-20K. You can run a slightly colder platinum NGK, I do with the R8 coils as I will eventually chip or upgrade the turbo (been saying that for 5 years).
Anyone know of a cure for the rough idle while in drive? My POS Passat shakes very badly. I have had it in three different dealerships and reverse image searchemail checkerport checker not one could tell me anything besides "Oh, thats normal". Its not normal to not be able to see yourself in the mirror because the car is shakeing so bad. Please help!!!
I have problems with Climatronic HVAC (A/C) system in B5 Passat. I was able to diagnose the problem using the Climatronic interface and channel 40 ("Evaporator Temperature - Actual value") says that the evaporator temperature is -51 °C (-60 °F) which is obviously not the correct reading. (Press...
Welcome to 2020!!
2005 Passat GLS 1.8T
I’m trying to trouble shoot mine. I got to the turbo and had no play with the shaft. Looked clean.. compared to google searches of broken ones.
Reached between and tried to jiggle the rod/actuator and it was tight. Throwing the 0299 still. Disconnected the...
Hello everyone. Just when I was happy to have the timing belt and oil services complete before the cold weather set in... 2004 MY 1.9 TDI 4Motion; 340,000 KM (211,000 miles). Dry conditions/weather, approximately 5 C (41 F) initial speed 120 km/h (75 mph)
Today we jumped in the car to take a...
I've seen this on many forums and it's always been a winner. Post up what you did to your car today. Add a picture or two that show what your did.
With that, I give you my addition, I polished my headlights.