2001 Volkswagen Passat Questions

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bank 2 after cat sensor and flex pipe cut and welded in is larger than bank 1 though I noticed. mechanic says no vac or exaust leaks exist can you diagnosis besides being the cat car runs great too

i have replaced the ignition module, cam shaft position sensor, coil packs, plugs, wires, and still have no spark? can somebody please help me, im at a loss as to what it could be. and it will not read any codes.

I need my front bumper fixed, the right part is gone and I'd like a stronger material. There are also some scratches, dents, and I'm thinking of changing the color depending on pricing.

price for labour only, I would be providing the parts


How much does it cost to replace a tranny mount?

Every time the car shifts into 2nd gear the car just jerks.

coolant flange is letting coolant levels drop to empty reservoir

Car says STOP, Service..Does it as soon as I turn Key into ignition to on (not starting Car), heat works when car running, temp gauge pegged to max, no leaks seen..Temp guage never goes down, city, highway driving or at idle, not bubbling over either. Hoses appear warm, hard to reach the lower one.
Also it is starting hard as well, but once started, is fine all day, as long as does not sit too 3-4 hours before starting again..

checked fuses only

My battery had a bad cell so I bought a new one. when I changed it out all the electrical components work IE ,.radio, windows. Now it won't even turn over now. I put the old battery in and I tries to start but doesn't enough juice. had new battery check and it is good.

error code for speed sensor. car is in limp mode.

I replaced a Taillight Driver side and the whole Tail light assembly now doesn't work. The Turn signals as well as the Brake lights are fine . However the Taillight doesn't work on the driver side only. I had quite a struggle getting it out and I thought I might have damaged the Socket assembly . So I ordered another one for $25.00 plus shipping.. I still doesn't work . ... I went into Autozone and got some more lights and the associate said I take 2 different bulbs . 1 Single
action and 1 Dual action. ? I will try it out when the sun comes up today. "

The 2001 Passat V-6 has 121,000 miles on her. I had the Head gaskets replaced as well as a cracked head cover replaced 4000 miles ago. I have other Issues I'll type in another report. Help me out , please . I'm down on my luck right now.. "Dave"

help please

already changed the water pump once, just started happening, as i parked the car,some smoke and water leaking