VW Passat (B5, B5.5 - 1) service: how to change fuel Nov 19, 2014VW Passat (B5, B5.5 - 1) service: how to change fuel filter. WheelsAndMotors. Loading.. Unsubscribe from WheelsAndMotors? If you are looking for new fuel filter fuel filter - 2000 Volkswagen Passat The fuel filter has what appears to be clamps that wrap around the lines and have little nubs on them I am assuming these are crimps that just get cut off right? and are hose clamps strong enough for the amount of fuel pressure dont need a fuel line coming loose !