2003 Volkswagen Passat Questions

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Car would not start when turning the key foward until I kept turning it back and forth several times like it is a ignition interlock issue but not siure and now it won't start at all, when turning the key forward.

Ive had my car sitting for a quit long time already i need help!

I have been getting water in my car when it rains. The water is mostly on the passenger side floor and goes back to floor in back floor passenger side. I think the drain hoses are either clogged or not attached. Car is smelling moldy and sometimes windows don't go up when I use electric windows and also sun roof doesn't always close when I want it too.Car seems to be running hot at times I can feel the heat under the dash area while driving. get flooded every time it rains.

When using key to engage alarm, my key has stopped working leading my thought to be the internal battery needs to be replaced. What battery is needed & is this a service I can handle without fuss? Or must VW dealership attend to this to avoid complication?

Steering wheel shakes then jerk hard to the right Happens periodically

I need to buy a new pair of front axles for my 03 Passat. I need some info on what company makes a decent product? Anyone with some input on where to buy the best axles. Price range , $150- 200.. Thanks for the help. I live in Oregon, if that helps?

It is difficult to start my VW passat 1.8t 2003 in the mornings. After it has started and heated it does behave that way until i park it for long hours like 6 hours and the problem occurs. I need your help. My mechanic have charge the fuel pump in the fuel tank and still the problem is there

the speed output sensor located in the same place in a 2003 Volkswagen Passat 1.8 liter turbo as a 2001

How can you tell if a relay is burnt out

Just changed my water pump and timing belt. Now light goes on STOP CHECK COOLANT level but my coolant is full.

Hi there, i just bought a wv passat, been working on my girl for a while to make check engine light go away first was the maf sensor i replaced and fix wires than had a misfire so by default replace coils. She runs perfect with new coils, my ride its standard, now i have a lot more power at least 20hp more rhan before but check light its on and code p0354 shows up, i erased it a couple of times but no luck. I mean do i have to drive it so pc can work with new resistence parameters? Rewarding tech sheets, pc will hold old codes till pc get used tonew item.... i never heard that before but, who am i to judge.... if some one can give me a hand i will really apreciate it