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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Adjusting striker pin

Special tools and workshop equipment required
   
   

Torque wrench -V.A.G 1331-
Torque wrench -V.A.G 1331-

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Adjusting striker pin

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By adjusting the striker pin the alignment of the front door with the side panel or the rear door can be adjusted -arrow a- and -arrow b- (wind noise).
–  Loosen striker pin -2- by loosening bolts -3- in B-pillar.
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Substantial force must be applied so that striker pin -2- can be adjusted with bolts -3- loosened.
–  Tighten bolts -3- of striker pin -2-.

 

Specified torques
   
Component Specified torques
Striker pin 20 Nm
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