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    1. There is a timing belt on the passenger side that...

      There is a timing belt on the passenger side that needs to be replaced every 90k or so. On the driver side there is a chain with a tensioned, that tensioner has be known to fail but generally not...
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      Could be a bad cam follower, could the 02 sensor...

      Could be a bad cam follower, could the 02 sensor code is for the pre cat o2 sensor that effects afr, it could be the bad MAF.

      Id start by pulling the actual codes to post up for us, and check...
    3. Its in the top right corner of the lower front...

      Its in the top right corner of the lower front grill.

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    4. Ours does the same, but when the cruise is...

      Ours does the same, but when the cruise is engaged it does the 1mph

      When you push away it turns off the cruise control, the set button on the tip is what will decrease by 1mph when CC is engaged....
    5. I know on the b6 passat if you pull forward on...

      I know on the b6 passat if you pull forward on the stalk it will increase in 1mph increments and when cruising if you hit the set button it will decrease in 1mph increments.

      Tapping up/down on...
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      The exhaust emissions light you mentioned is the...

      The exhaust emissions light you mentioned is the Check Engine light (CEL)

      Your CEL is on due to a coolant temperature sensor.

      When you shut down your car you had misfires, that is what...
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      Those aren't the fault codes, thats just telling...

      Those aren't the fault codes, thats just telling readiness...... Which could mean nothing. You need go get the actual codes from the reader.


      When you plug in you should have an option for...
    8. There is plenty of information available out...

      There is plenty of information available out there, Ross-Tech's site offers lots of info for free, and here on vortex there is a Ross-Tech specific forum people can ask questions without being...
    9. You dont need to buy that, as long as you have...

      You dont need to buy that, as long as you have the cable you'll be set to use the vagcom cable and software. The 99$ to register is more or less for rosstech support it will not effect your being...
    10. Forge is the only intake for your car that is...

      Forge is the only intake for your car that is really worth while, the carbonio is just a fancy scoop.

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    11. Scene in the Albany area sucks. Wave and get...

      Scene in the Albany area sucks. Wave and get mean mugged

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      No dropping the bumper needed. You will need to...

      No dropping the bumper needed. You will need to make vagcom changes with installing HIDs though. Search HID diys and there's about a thousand threads covering what needs to be done.

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      Re: TRS DIY for halogen housing?

      They sold you an HID drop in kit, that is what most people use on here.

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      Re: What did you do to your B6 Passat today????

      I really want to do the FR-X retrofit, and black out the front housings. Kits about 300$

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      Re: Bills B6 Build thread

      Installed some Whiteline Trailing arm Bushings.

      Wasn't too bad of a job, PITA's were having to drop the RSB bc my BSH Endlinks wouldn't come apart properly. Then having the OEM bushings...
    16. Thread: Upstate NY

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      Nothing really VW spec in Upstate. The cars and...

      Nothing really VW spec in Upstate. The cars and coffee meet up was nice, all different cars tho

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    17. If it weren't plugged in it should've came on...

      If it weren't plugged in it should've came on immediately after the cv job, your brakes were probably low and its a coincidence it came on.

      Either way check to make sure the wires and plugs are...
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      They're all the same engine, as long as its a VW...

      They're all the same engine, as long as its a VW 2.0t BPY FSI it'll fit and work properly. I dont personally know of a "vw specific" listing that states that though.

      BUT make sure you check the...
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      Did you have the oem bushings pressed out or use...

      Did you have the oem bushings pressed out or use a different method? Im trying to avoid pressing them out if i can (bc no press)

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      Re: What did you do to your B6 Passat today????

      What issues did you run into?

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