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    Turbo for 1.6 petrol Passat (1999 release)

    Hey! I've not so recently bought a Vw Passat B5 1.6 74kw petrol and noticed It's weak acceleration along with high fuel consumption (unless I give it around 3k rounds before releasing clutch then it gives some kind of speed start). So I was wondering is it possible to setup a turbo thing for...
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    2003 Passat maintanance.

    Hello everyone, could you guys tell me what sort of checks I should get carried out when taking my car to a mechanic in order to keep it running for as long as possible, or what I can check for myself with a basic dummy knowledge of diesel engines? It's a 1.9, 101bhp, almost 190,000 miles (!)...
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    Passat negative cambers?

    Hi everyone, I am really new to modifying cars and I love the "hellaflush" looks on cars with cambered wheels. I've a Passat 1.9 TDI that I'm looking to get cambered, where do I start/what do I need for it? Thanks, one love (8})
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    Tuning newbie

    Hello everyone I'm Martin from Northern Ireland, just managed to get myself a VW Passat and it's in need of a new turbo so I thought I might as well buy a higher performance one, but, I am not completely sure yet what else I need to get installed along with a more powerful turbo? Could anyone...
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    Will mk6 golf steering wheel fit?

    Hi, I've been looking around at some steering wheels and I wanted to know if anyone can shed some light into how difficult it is to change my stock 4 spoke steering wheel to a 3 spoke multi function mk 6 steering wheel. My car is a Passat b6 (07). The first image is how my steering wheel looks...
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    Should I remap or not?

    Hi all, this is my first post and I just wanted to get some opinions on whether i should remap my car. It's a Volkswagen Passat B6 1.9 tdi and has done 245,000 miles. It runs and has been maintained very well, always topped up with premium fuel and serviced 1-2 times a year. Thanks