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by Gazwould
Wed Dec 19, 2018 7:30 am
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: Upgraded my Main Beam bulbs to LED 6000K 160W bulbs...happy with results
Replies: 14
Views: 183

Re: Upgraded my Main Beam bulbs to LED 6000K 160W bulbs...happy with results

If it's whiter and brighter for less than £20 , happy days .
by Gazwould
Tue Dec 18, 2018 11:32 am
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: Never own another passat
Replies: 20
Views: 335

Re: Never own another passat

Those 9-3 1.9 ttid aero are still strong money for a deceased marque .

There was talks of VAG resurrecting SAAB .
by Gazwould
Tue Dec 18, 2018 6:04 am
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: Never own another passat
Replies: 20
Views: 335

Re: Never own another passat

I did start looking at Saab 9-3 1.9 ttid Aero Sport wagons .

1.9 derv with two turbos !
by Gazwould
Mon Dec 17, 2018 5:18 pm
Forum: B6/CC PASSATS
Topic: 2.0 TDI Oil Pump Drive Replacement Parts
Replies: 2
Views: 43

Re: 2.0 TDI Oil Pump Drive Replacement Parts

Plate and year ?
by Gazwould
Mon Dec 17, 2018 11:29 am
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: Never own another passat
Replies: 20
Views: 335

Re: Never own another passat

Fair enough . I'm the other way around , completely reliable , it never gave me a eml in 6 years where it's replacement of a few months has yesterday . Absolutely #1 is those plenum bungs and pollen filter housing . If it's been drowning the CCM , etc for some time then it's a nightmare . Caught in ...
by Gazwould
Sat Dec 15, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: B7 PASSAT -2011 on..
Topic: How much?
Replies: 17
Views: 289

Re: How much?

There's some prime muppetry on that site , most are comparing old to new .

One muppet said about the new to him car was all over the shop and blamed the tyres .
by Gazwould
Sat Dec 15, 2018 2:36 pm
Forum: B7 PASSAT -2011 on..
Topic: How much?
Replies: 17
Views: 289

Re: How much?

Much of a muchness .

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by Gazwould
Fri Dec 14, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: B7 PASSAT -2011 on..
Topic: How much?
Replies: 17
Views: 289

Re: How much?

No idea , we all don't do the mileage + one car with a full set was written off in the summer
( non fault ).

I'm happy , the Merc's got them on the rear , now with 430 ftlb of torque .

Go for it !
by Gazwould
Fri Dec 14, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: B7 PASSAT -2011 on..
Topic: How much?
Replies: 17
Views: 289

Re: How much?

We have 16 Three A in the family , 14 , P606 and two , P306.

I've had issues with mine down to a storage / transportation issue that could happen to any tyre .
by Gazwould
Thu Dec 13, 2018 11:50 pm
Forum: B8 Passat 2014 on
Topic: Dsg auto
Replies: 5
Views: 139

Re: Dsg auto

Turn it off alright .

No hold function for at lights , junctions etc ?
by Gazwould
Thu Dec 13, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: B8 Passat 2014 on
Topic: Dsg auto
Replies: 5
Views: 139

Re: Dsg auto

Stop - start is a bad thing...
by Gazwould
Thu Dec 13, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: CAR RELATED CHAT
Topic: Breakdown cover
Replies: 8
Views: 151

Re: Breakdown cover

They all have their incompetent off days , take your pick !
by Gazwould
Thu Dec 13, 2018 1:07 pm
Forum: B7 PASSAT -2011 on..
Topic: How much?
Replies: 17
Views: 289

Re: How much?

by Gazwould
Thu Dec 13, 2018 11:48 am
Forum: B7 PASSAT -2011 on..
Topic: How much?
Replies: 17
Views: 289

Re: How much?

You really want to replace them in pairs too .
by Gazwould
Wed Dec 12, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: injectors
Replies: 17
Views: 265

Re: injectors

Lol , the Merc is dauntingly complicated .

https://www.manualslib.com/download/119 ... m-651.html


Still got , occasionally use and love the Passat .

Had the same experience with a 3.0L derv BMW , they just peeeeeee all over you , but there is always smiles per gallon .
by Gazwould
Mon Dec 10, 2018 7:01 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: Battery
Replies: 8
Views: 205

Re: Battery

What's in there now ?

A 5 year 110 800CCA 85Ah is the daddy .
by Gazwould
Sat Dec 08, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: B6/CC PASSATS
Topic: BKP 2l TDI Turbo
Replies: 20
Views: 214

Re: BKP 2l TDI Turbo

Was more incase for you if thought as some incorrectly do the issue was sorted when the engines went to common rail .
by Gazwould
Sat Dec 08, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: B6/CC PASSATS
Topic: BKP 2l TDI Turbo
Replies: 20
Views: 214

Re: BKP 2l TDI Turbo

With reference to the oil pump, early B6 engines had a design flaw where the hex key that drives the oil pump would round off, the only sure fire way of fixing that is with a re engineered balance shaft assembly from the likes of KMB, it's rare for them to get to your kind of mileage without failin...
by Gazwould
Fri Dec 07, 2018 5:22 pm
Forum: B6/CC PASSATS
Topic: BKP 2l TDI Turbo
Replies: 20
Views: 214

Re: BKP 2l TDI Turbo

The balancer shaft 77mm oil pump drive is key .
by Gazwould
Fri Dec 07, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: B6/CC PASSATS
Topic: BKP 2l TDI Turbo
Replies: 20
Views: 214

Re: BKP 2l TDI Turbo

Google is your friend .
by Gazwould
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: B6/CC PASSATS
Topic: BKP 2l TDI Turbo
Replies: 20
Views: 214

Re: BKP 2l TDI Turbo

Words fail me..

The previous model can go that and some on original turbo.

Any attention to the 77mm oil pump drive ?
by Gazwould
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: B6/CC PASSATS
Topic: BKP 2l TDI Turbo
Replies: 20
Views: 214

Re: BKP 2l TDI Turbo

Not surprised the turbo went .
by Gazwould
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: B6/CC PASSATS
Topic: BKP 2l TDI Turbo
Replies: 20
Views: 214

Re: BKP 2l TDI Turbo

Year , mileage ?