» » »

Volkswagen Q&A

Ask Your Question

2004 Volkswagen Passat Question: How much should it cost to replace the scuttle and what does it do?

 

Question

jjayy1, 6 Cylinder, Monroe, LA, January 08, 2009, 10:48
 Rookie

The scuttle (the plastic part that covers the front underside of the car) came loose and now part of it is missing.

2 Answers
Flag This
  • Medium-star Best Answer
    January 08, 2009, 11:23
    Profile_thumbnail
     Master

    Is this part located on the lower part of the front bumper?

    Flag This
  • Reply

    jjayy1, January 08, 2009, 18:46
     Rookie

    Yes, it is on the bottom side of the engine but not part of the bumper.

    Flag This
  • Reply

    hemicuda, January 09, 2009, 09:33
    Profile_thumbnail
     Master

    I think its called an Undercar Shield $283 available at : http://www.pelicanparts.com/euro/catalog/shopcart/W088/POR_W088_BDYchs_pg1.htm#item5

    Reply
    Flag This
  • Answer #2

    February 02, 2009, 18:13
     Rookie

    Good grief, don't replace it with plastic crap!

    Read this: http://www.dieselgeek.com/servlet/Detail?no=374

    Mine was $280 SHIPPED, it took less than 20 minutes to install this peace of mind.

    Reply
    Flag This