Known to Fail on the B4 Passat TDI

Below is a list of parts that routinely fail on the 1996/1997 B4 Passat TDI, and where to find replacements. It should be mentioned that any  B4 nowadays has probably had many wear items replaced aside from the normal maintenance items: hoses, lines, suspension components, engine mounts...and anything else that has happened to go the way of the dinosaur in the nearly 20 years since this car's inception.

Common Suspension Problems

We get calls all the time from customers looking to change their springs, shocks, or struts because of a noise or suspension problem. Often times, though, another smaller (and much cheaper) suspension component has failed. In this article, we run through some of the more minor components of the suspension and symptoms of their failure.

Sprinter DIY Repair Videos

We sourced some DIY repair videos for the Sprinter van.

VW/Audi Upcoming Events III

The last in our series on upcoming VW/Audi events, featuring a very unique event in Holland, MI, and another up in Ontario for the Canadian readers.

VW/Audi Summer Events II

Second in our weekly series of upcoming VW/Audi summer events. This article focuses on the Southern US and tri-state area.

VW/Audi Summer Events

First in a weekly series on upcoming VW/Audi events.

2012-2014 Passat TDI Oil Change (CKRA)

How to change the oil on your 2012-2014 Passat TDI, with engine code CKRA.
Finding the right ATF for your Mercedes Transmission can be difficult, and customers often have questions. We’ve created an easy-to-read table to make finding the correct ATF for your Mercedes easy.

Liberty CRD Transmission Service

How to service the transmission on your Liberty CRD.

Ram 1500 Ecodiesel Block Heater Cord

In this video Corey from IDParts installs a block heater cord into a 2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel.