Volkswagen Passat W8 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Volkswagen Passat W8
Volkswagen Passat W8 Problems
Clogged sunroof drains can allow water to enter the interior and accumulate under the carpet where various control modules are mounted. Over time, the accumulated moisture can damage the control modules.
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.
Volkswagen Passat W8 Questions
Chief mechanic said 6 days. I brought it in on the 17th.
90% of transmission is being replaced.
my check engine light goes on and off every few hours, but other than a lil kick when tapping the gas it seems fine. HELP IS APPRECIATED!!! my first car lol 125k miles btw
2003 vw passat, w8, 4.0 liter, 32valve
pictures would go a long way
Volkswagen Passat W8 Reviews
Love the car but it cost to much.
This would be the perfect car, except for the cost of maintenance and repairs. Typical shops don't have the specific VW tools and shy from them, so it's pretty much back to the dealer. The 4-motion is amazing - if traction begins to break pushing hard in a curve, just give it more gas and feel it grab. Very smooth & comfortable, & very strong. I would drive this car to Hell and back and enjoy i...
Great car. Never had a problem except for normal maintenance. Looking for another with low miles. Best 8 cylinder german car made and better if you by one used with maintenance records. Price another German 8 cylinder and you will understand.