2001 Volkswagen Passat Questions

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160k on vehicle.

brake pedal is very soft. Some time it get firmer pedal if I pump it

are good. The alarm would go on and car would not turn over. What should I do?

Why does my Volkswagen Passat 2001 seem to act like it wants to jump out of gear after applying the gas when my light turns green, scary?

Bearing went out blowing the oil seal in turbocharger. Blowing out blue smoke from exhaust and using around 2 quarts of oil every 5 miles or so. After capping the oil feed line... the transmission is shifting very won't shift easily from 3rd to 4th...or from 4th to Drive? Does the "brain box" need to be reset?

I can't get to a code reader. So what can I try at home?

It also said, HO2s 2 bank heater
Circuit open

changed the batterie the remote key. what else can i try

how to reset brake pad wear light after brake job on 01 vw passat v6 2.8 4 motion wagon automatic

are heater and defroster were not working prior owner mixed green and red coolant i drained coolant and changed thermostat because it was stuck open thought that fixed it im not losing coolant but drove in heavy rain car fogged up and would not defrost so wasnt thermostat should i do heater core next