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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Assembly overview - suspension strut, shock absorber, spring, multi-link suspension

Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual / Running gear, axles, steering / Rear suspension, drive shaft / Suspension strut, shock absorber, spring / Assembly overview - suspension strut, shock absorber, spring, multi-link suspension

Assembly overview - suspension strut, shock absorber, spring, multi-link suspension

1 -  Bolt
Renew after removing
50 Nm +45°
2 -  Shock absorber
Removing and installing → Chapter
Note correct installation position of cable tie fastener.
Defective shock absorbers must always be degassed and drained before disposal → Chapter
3 -  Upper spring seat
Fit on lug on body.
4 -  Spring
Removing and installing → Chapter
5 -  Clip
Assists with installation
6 -  Lower spring seat
Turn end of spring against stop
When installing, fit pin into aperture in spring mounting on lower transverse link -arrow-.
7 -  Lower transverse link
8 -  Nut
Renew after removing
Always tighten bolted connection with suspension in unladen position → Chapter
70 Nm +180°
9 -  Bolt
Renew after removing
Assembly overview - suspension strut, shock absorber, spring, torsion beam axle
1 -  Bolt Renew after removing 50 Nm +45° 2 -  Shock absorber Removing and installing ...

Removing and installing shock absorber, torsion beam axle
Special tools and workshop equipment required Torque wrench -V.A.G 1332- Torque wrench -V.A.G 1410- Spring compressor -V.A.G 1752/1 ...

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Balancing wheel, conditions
Before you start balancing the wheels, the following requirements must be met. Tyre pressure must be OK. Tread must not be worn on one side. Tread depth should be at least 4 mm. T ...

Driving notes on towing
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warningsTowing requires some experience, especially when using a tow rope. Both drivers should be familiar with the technique required for towing. Inexperienced drivers should not attempt to tow. When driving, ensure that you do ...

Coming Home and Leaving Home functions (orientation lighting)
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings The Coming Home function is switched on manually. However, the Leaving Home function is controlled automatically by a twilight sensor. Coming Home Action Switching on ...

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