2005 Volkswagen Passat TDI Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Volkswagen Passat TDI
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2005 Volkswagen Passat TDI ProblemsCheck Engine Light Due to Faulty Torque ConverterOdor from HVAC vents
Condensation may develop in the heater case which can cause a musty odor from the heating, ventilation and AC (HVAC) system. Our technicians tell us a cleaner is available for the heater case. Also, the drain system should be checked for debris.
The anti-lock brake system (ABS) control module may fail causing the ABS light to illuminate. Failed modules should be replaced to restore ABS operation.
2005 Volkswagen Passat TDI QuestionsIs it normal to hear a 0.2-0.5 second sound when turning on the car? (1 answer)
When I am turning the car from "off" to "Ignite" position, to wait for the glow plugs to warm, when I turn the key I hear a very faint noise, almost electrical I guess you could say, for 0.2-0.5 seconds. I turn on the car after the glow-light has disappeared and the car runs g...
They used the hand computer on my car. I thought he said it was the trottle. He said it was something on top of the motor. They removed it and said if it comes back on to bring it back to be fixed.
It went out. Does this mean I do not have any brakes?
Is it safe to drive it?