How to Replace the Starter in a VW Passat?

Answer 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 »

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Signs That a Starter Is Going Bad in a 1996 VW Passat?

The 1996 VW Passat's starter works pretty much like any other starter; the solenoid closes an electrical current that spins the starter motor, and the the starter motor spins your engine. Symptoms ... Read More »

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 PCV Valve in a VW Passat?

To keep the pressure in your engine's different compartments under control, your vehicle utilizes a positive crankcase ventilation (PCV) valve. If the PCV valve of your Volkswagen Passat has a clog... Read More »