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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Assembly overview - steering rack, right-hand drive

Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual / Running gear, axles, steering / Steering / Steering rack / Assembly overview - steering rack, right-hand drive

  Caution
The following work must not be performed while the universal joint is separated from the steering rack:
Connect battery.
Switch on ignition.
Turn steering rack.
Turn steering column.
Not adhering to these instructions will result in irreparable damage.

Assembly overview - steering rack, right-hand drive

1 -  Wiring
2 -  Fastener
3 -  Steering rack
Removing and installing → Chapter
Different versions possible. Refer to → Electronic Parts Catalogue “ETKA”
With power steering control unit -J500-
Can be tested in “Guided fault finding” using → Vehicle diagnostic tester
4 -  Left wheel bearing housing
5 -  Nut
Renew after removing
20 Nm +90°
6 -  Subframe
7 -  Bolt
Renew after removing
70 Nm +90°
8 -  Right wheel bearing housing
9 -  Heat shield
Different versions possible depending on engine version. Refer to → Electronic Parts Catalogue “ETKA”
10 -  Bolt
Either qty. 3 or qty. 4 are fitted depending on engine version. Refer to → Electronic Parts Catalogue “ETKA”
8 Nm
Assembly overview - steering rack, left-hand drive
  Caution The following work must not be performed while the universal joint is separated from the steering rack: Connect battery ...

Removing and installing steering rack, LHD vehicles, except for e-Golf
Special tools and workshop equipment required Ball joint puller -T10187- Torque wrench -V.A.G 1331- Torque wrench -V.A.G 1332- ...

Other materials:

Notes on safety
Safety precautions during a road test using test and measuring equipment Risk of injuries due to unsecured test and measuring equipment If a front passenger airbag is triggered during an accident, insufficiently secured test and measuring equipment can becom ...

Aquaplus system, uni (solid-colour) and metallic colours
Designation: Uni (solid-colour) waterborne mixing paint -LWM 075 ...- Metallic waterborne mixing paint -LWM 076 ...- Uni (solid-colour) waterborne base coat -LUW/LWG 038 ...- ...

Remedies when vehicle pulls to one side
Test conditions before and during the road test: –  Check all suspension components on the front and rear axles for damage. –  Check tyre pressure and correct if necessary. –& ...

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