How to Replace the Distributor in a VW Passat?

Answer From 2001 on, the Volkswagen Passats went to a distributorless system. But if you have a Passat with a 4-cylinder 2.0L ABA or 9A engine from 1990 to 2000, then you may have to replace the distribut... Read More »

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How to Replace the Fan in a VW Passat?

While replacing the engine cooling fan in a VW Passat is relatively simple compared to other VW vehicles, be warned that a different procedure applies to each engine configuration. These steps appl... Read More »

How to Replace a Tie Rod End in a VW Passat?

Though some have deemed changing the tie rod end a very dirty job, it's a necessary one when the steering of your VW Passat is off or there's too much play in the tie rod ends. You can change the t... Read More »

How to Replace the Starter in a VW Passat?

Imagine running late to get out the door for work, sitting in your 1990 to 1997 Volkswagen Passat and turning the ignition, but nothing happens. You try the ignition again. Still, nothing happens. ... Read More »

How to Replace a Clockspring in a VW Passat?

You may need to replace the clockspring for your Volkswagen Passat when you notice the airbag light constantly illuminated on your dashboard. The clockspring is a mechanism that supplies power to t... Read More »