VW Passat B5

since 1996 release

Repair and operation of the car

Foltsvagen Passat B5
- Maintenance instruction
   Doors, central blocking of locks
   Trunk lid (back door of the Station wagon car)
   Remote radio control by locks
   Electrowindow regulators
   Rear-view mirrors
   Seat belts
   System of inflatable safety cushions
   Head restraints
   + Front seats
   Memory for a driver's seat
   Storing of adjustments of a seat and external mirrors for advance
   Call of adjustments of a seat and external mirrors for the movement by the forward course
   Back many-placed seat (Sedan)
   Back many-placed seat (Station wagon)
   Cover for lengthy baggage
   Luggage compartment
   Shelf of the luggage compartment (station wagon)
   Parking brake
   Mechanical transmission
   + 4-staged automatic transmission
   + 5-staged sekventalny automatic transmission
   Adjustable steering column
   Ignition lock
   Launch of the engine
   Engine stop
   Control devices
   Control lamps
   System of automatic control with the multipurpose index
   Violations of paramount importance (red pictograms)
   Violations of minor importance (yellow pictograms)
   Navigation system
   Switches and switches
   Understeering switch of indexes of turns and light of headlights
   Cruise control
   Screen wipers and windscreen washers
   Heating and ventilation
   Air supply nozzles
   Climatic installation
   Air supply nozzles
   + Climatic Klimatronik installation
   Lifting and movable panel of the hatch of a roof
   Internal lighting
   Box for things
   Plug sockets in the luggage compartment
   How economically to drive the car
   Anti-blocking system of brakes
   Protivobuksovochny system (the reduced torque of the engine, ASR)
   Protivobuksovochny system with snubbing of a wheel (EDS)
   Electronic system of stabilization (ESP)
   Amplifier of steering
   Fuel (petrol engines)
   Fuel (diesel engines)
   + Motor compartment
   Bases of safe operation of the car
   Bases of safe operation of the car
+ 1. Maintenance
+ 2. Engines
+ 3. Cooling system
+ 4. Fuel system
+ 5. Engine management
+ 6. Exhaust system
+ 7. Transmission
+ 8. Running gear
+ 9. Steering
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Heating, ventilation
+ 13. Electric equipment



To the car two usual keys And yes one reserve key In which approach all locks are given. We recommend to store a reserve key in a wallet. The reserve key should be used only when the usual key temporarily got lost or is lost. The charm With with number of keys and the hidden confidential code for anticreeping system is in addition given.

When you leave the car, at least for a while, surely take out a key from the ignition lock. It is especially important when in the car there are children. They can start the engine or turn on some electric device, for example a stekpopodjemnik. There is a danger of getting injured.

Take out a key from the ignition lock only after a full stop cars! Otherwise steering blocking can join on the run.

Spare keys

For reasons of safety order spare keys only in the service enterprises Volkswagen.


On a plastic charm there are numbers of keys, necessary for the order of spare keys, and also the hidden confidential code of anticreeping system. Only on the basis of these numbers it is possible to order spare keys in the service enterprise Volkswagen.

Key with illumination

One of two keys can be supplied with illumination. Having pressed on the middle of a head of a key (on an arrow 1), you include illumination.

To replace the battery or a lamp, insert a coin into a cut on a side part of a head of a key (on an arrow 2) and hook the top part of a head; replace the battery or a lamp.

Spare batteries and lamps can be bought in the service enterprise Volkswagen.

Electronic anticreeping system

The electronic anticreeping system prevents stealing of your car.

In a head of a key the integrated circuit is placed. With its help at insertion of a key in the lock of ignition the electronic anticreeping system is automatically switched off. Inclusion of electronic anticreeping system is carried out automatically at switching off of ignition.