Inspect CV Boots and Joints at Each Service on Volkswagen Passat TDI

Our technicians recommend having the constant velocity (CV) boots and CV joints inspected at each service. Servicing torn CV boots early can prevent the need to replace the CV half shaft or CV joint.

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Average mileage: 85,409 (30,000–140,818)
Drive Train affected: 2WD
3 model years affected: 1998, 2004, 2005
5 people reported this problem
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2005 Volkswagen Passat TDI - 2WD 140,818 mi,
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2005 Volkswagen Passat TDI - 2WD 30,000 mi,
CV joint boot was cut by road dedris. Replaced axle assembly.