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by muthawhat
Sun Feb 12, 2012 5:41 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: v6 synchro coilovers?
Replies: 1
Views: 322

v6 synchro coilovers?

can't seem to find any.. ? anybody shed any light ont this?
by muthawhat
Sun Jan 30, 2011 4:03 pm
Forum: B3 & B4 PASSATS
Topic: making a b4 tdi quicker..
Replies: 6
Views: 813

making a b4 tdi quicker..

Yo, I'm not very up on my diesel tuning, I've mostly worked with petrol cars doing engine conversions etc but a customer has asked me to put a 16v/vr6/20vt in his b4 tdi.. I wondered how much power there is to be had out of his current lump as its a low miler? Any links, help or advice would be cool...
by muthawhat
Mon Mar 22, 2010 3:50 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: abs warning light and red exclamation mark?
Replies: 5
Views: 759

abs warning light and red exclamation mark?

Hi, I chaned one of the control arms recently... and ever since I get the ABS light and red exclamation mark warning light come up on the dash. I cant see a sensor i have knocked or anything anywher :mad: also, some times the lights wont be on... but when i slow down to a stop, the brakes grab and m...
by muthawhat
Mon Feb 15, 2010 3:56 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: offset on a b5?
Replies: 5
Views: 546

Re: offset on a b5?

have been killing tires on my 19s, then noticed a thread where people had been chattin and sayin about spacers... just checking if that was a way around it..
by muthawhat
Mon Feb 15, 2010 1:06 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: offset on a b5?
Replies: 5
Views: 546

offset on a b5?

what is the correct offset of a b5 saloon? Still tryin to get to teh botom of my tire problems :(
by muthawhat
Sun Feb 14, 2010 8:34 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: 19's on a B5.5
Replies: 14
Views: 1109

Re: 19's on a B5.5

hmmm, I see a running theme here with spacers!! I dont haev any on mine... would this kill the tires? cant remember what ET the wheels are now, but its a b5
by muthawhat
Sun Feb 14, 2010 12:44 am
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: 19s on lowered pasat?
Replies: 9
Views: 915

Re: 19s on lowered pasat?

You can get fully adjustable control arms for the front. They r made by Stern and I've had em fitted for a year now and get no issues at all with tyre wear and I'm wound a fair way down. Expensive, but if your paying 2-300 every fewmonths for a pair of tyres the it may be worth it. http://www.futre...
by muthawhat
Fri Feb 12, 2010 1:13 am
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: 19s on lowered pasat?
Replies: 9
Views: 915

Re: 19s on lowered pasat?

Tracking was only done a while back... How adjustable is the camber? I don't know whether to get new tires and try again or go smaller... Can't really afford a fw hundred quid every few months in tires but my baby looks naked with out her nice shoes :(
by muthawhat
Wed Feb 10, 2010 3:47 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: transporter steelies
Replies: 2
Views: 374

Re: transporter steelies

just need soem cheap wheels with tires i can plonk on teh b5 asap tbh mate... where are you?
by muthawhat
Wed Feb 10, 2010 3:18 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: transporter steelies
Replies: 2
Views: 374

transporter steelies

fit b5 saloon? presume they do? No messing about?
by muthawhat
Wed Feb 10, 2010 3:07 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: 19s on lowered pasat?
Replies: 9
Views: 915

Re: 19s on lowered pasat?

ohh... do quite alot of miles... has split teh side wall twice now on either front tire... maybe time to get smaller wheels :(
by muthawhat
Wed Feb 10, 2010 2:54 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: 19s on lowered pasat?
Replies: 9
Views: 915

19s on lowered pasat?

hi,

My passat is lowered 50mm ish i believe and has 19 inch audi reps with 35 profile tires... has anyone else had issues with them? seems to be killing tires.. or is this just because the profile is so thin??
by muthawhat
Thu Dec 17, 2009 12:17 pm
Forum: GENERAL CHAT
Topic: xmas starts tomorrow
Replies: 8
Views: 608

Re: xmas starts tomorrow

wooo lukcy you! Barely get any time off thsio year :( damn nhs
by muthawhat
Thu Dec 17, 2009 12:16 pm
Forum: GENERAL CHAT
Topic: This is starting to verge on the ridiculous!!
Replies: 12
Views: 718

Re: This is starting to verge on the ridiculous!!

She would know how naughty I was already though... would save alot of small talk i suppose!
by muthawhat
Thu Dec 17, 2009 12:15 pm
Forum: GENERAL CHAT
Topic: X factor Xmas number 1?? - not if we can help it
Replies: 34
Views: 1573

Re: X factor Xmas number 1?? - not if we can help it

hell yeh, rage against rubbish talent shows!
by muthawhat
Mon Dec 14, 2009 8:14 am
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: Getting into my car?
Replies: 11
Views: 693

Re: Getting into my car?

Thanks as usual to dave! Also to you other chaps... Won't say how I got in on here but two hours later I was sorted!



Must sort that stupid ccm ... Is deffinately route of all my problems
by muthawhat
Sun Dec 13, 2009 6:59 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: Getting into my car?
Replies: 11
Views: 693

Getting into my car?

Hi, Today i went to use my b5 tdi and found the battery was dead :( I removed the battery to charge it in the house but had to go out, so took my other car removed battery on passat and left charging. Locked all doors and checked key was working etc before going out- it was. Got back, battery charge...
by muthawhat
Thu Nov 12, 2009 8:31 am
Forum: I.C.E
Topic: b5 & b5.5 amp installation. engine into car
Replies: 12
Views: 4017

Re: b5 & b5.5 amp installation. engine into car

I found a grommet on the passenger side to chuck mine through... took 30 seconds lol
by muthawhat
Tue Nov 03, 2009 3:41 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: lower than -40mm ?
Replies: 7
Views: 567

Re: lower than -40mm ?

Think mine is on -60mm springs (not coilies atm) and it sits liek that, so i would probably say -60ish!
by muthawhat
Tue Nov 03, 2009 3:30 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: next stupid question.. bushes
Replies: 3
Views: 353

Re: next stupid question.. bushes

ah ok, maybe i should start a list of things to get then! maybe a busy weekend
by muthawhat
Tue Nov 03, 2009 2:50 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: next stupid question.. bushes
Replies: 3
Views: 353

next stupid question.. bushes

basically when i did the front breaks i looks at all the rubber bushes / ball joint rubbers and they all looked dead! just wondering which are worth replacing? i know people say all of them, but things liek steering arm bushes never go do they..? Iwill be fitting coilovers in the next few weeks so t...
by muthawhat
Tue Nov 03, 2009 1:51 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: b5.5 coilies on b5?
Replies: 8
Views: 827

Re: b5.5 coilies on b5?

hahaha
by muthawhat
Tue Nov 03, 2009 11:19 am
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: b5.5 coilies on b5?
Replies: 8
Views: 827

Re: b5.5 coilies on b5?

AWESOMENESS, i presumed so.... cheers chapos!
by muthawhat
Mon Nov 02, 2009 7:02 pm
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: b5.5 coilies on b5?
Replies: 8
Views: 827

b5.5 coilies on b5?

b5.5 coilies on b5? do they fit?> from hot tuning
by muthawhat
Sun Oct 04, 2009 7:38 am
Forum: B5 & B5.5 PASSATS
Topic: 5x130 onto 5x100 b5.5 porche rims?
Replies: 10
Views: 640

Re: 5x130 onto 5x100 b5.5 porche rims?

arent b5.5 5x112?