Jumping a 2001 Passat?

Answer The B5 -- 1996 through 2004 -- Passat has two hoods. Well, it might as well, for all the plastic covers VW opted to install over the engine and its related components. These covers look snazzy, but... Read More »

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How to Remove a 2001 Passat Oil Pan?

When performing an oil change on the 2001 Volkwagon Passat, it is necessary to remove the oil pan. Removing the pan allows the fluid to drain completely from the vehicle and provides access to chan... Read More »

How to Install Tie Rod Ends on a 2001 VW Passat?

The Volkswagen Passat has been sold by Volkswagen Passenger Cars since 1973. The 2001 Passat was equipped with a choice of two engines; a 1.8-liter turbo charged four-cylinder engine, or a 2.8-lite... Read More »

How to Install a Thermostat in a 2001 Passat?

The thermostat used on the 2001 Volkswagen Passat is a standard mechanical thermostat equipped with a jiggle valve and a compression spring. Once the engine reaches 180 degrees, the thermostat incr... Read More »

How to Replace a 2001 VW Passat Oil Pump?

Oil pumps lubricate an engine, reducing friction between the moving parts and also removing heat from the pistons, bearings, and shafts. An oil pump distributes the oil through the engines passagew... Read More »