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2008 Volkswagen Passat Sedan Komfort 4dr Auto FWD *Ltd Avail*

2008 Volkswagen Passat Sedan
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sdn, Mid-Size
19 mpg city / 28 mpg hwy
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My car is making a grinding noise when turning, what could it be?
When I turn, my car makes this grinding/clicking noise. More so when I turn left.
Asked by Mary R April 8, 2014, 12:38 pm 0 reply
electronic parking brake
I have replaced the dash switch and connectors to actual parking brake but cannot get the light and incessant bell to stop. is there a way to disable the parking brake manually?
Asked by RICK I March 12, 2014, 10:25 am 0 reply
Timing belt/chain
One garage guy told me I needed to have my timing belt changed (without looking at it) and another guy from a different garage told me (without seeing it) that it has a timing cha...
Asked by Kathy B February 17, 2014, 7:46 pm 1 reply
Timing belt replacement
I read the timing belt for the 2006 Passat should be changed ~80k miles. The service schedule here only says to periodically inspect. I put about 3,000 (highway) miles a month on...
Asked by Peter M November 27, 2013, 8:23 pm 1 reply
Why does the inside of my car smell like gas with the heater on (only when car is at a stoplight)?
This summer I noticed that my A/C would go hot when the car was idling at a stoplight or parked but still on. Then during this winter it smells like gas every time I run the defros...
Asked by Ashley L November 26, 2013, 4:53 pm 0 reply
Air Bag Fault
Our 2004 Passat just started showing an "Air Bag Fault". We just had a bunch of work done; coil pack service, pcv, motor mounts, etc. Could this possibly be related: something kn...
Asked by Carl L September 14, 2013, 10:32 am 1 reply
how much does it cost to fix ball bearings
loud noise from the tires almost like an airplane.
Asked by Teresa C September 24, 2013, 9:39 pm 0 reply
What is the meaning of a P2181
Cooling system performance
Asked by Alvin P September 2, 2013, 4:27 pm 1 reply
what cause my car to just shut off?
Its like its not getting gas so it shuts off i have to let sit for a while be starting again
Asked by Sandra V July 26, 2013, 2:50 pm 1 reply
is it a bad idea to buy this car with 109 thousand miles on it?
im looking to buy it soon??? clear title etc
Asked by Frances M May 30, 2013, 4:01 pm 1 reply
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