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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 ...

Other materials:

Noises from shock absorbers
Shock absorbers are often replaced because of noises (rumbling, etc.) experienced by the customer. Inspections on the test rig and in the vehicle have shown that in approx. 70 % of these cases there is no case for complaint. The replacement was not justi ...

Assembly overview – wiper motor and wiper frame
  Note The illustration shows fitting locations for LHD vehicles. Fitting locations for RHD vehicles are similar. 1 -  Wiper motor Removing and installing → Chapter 2 -  Bolts ...

Overview of fitting locations – Start/Stop system
  Note Note safety precautions → Chapter. The illustration shows fitting locations for LHD vehicles. Fitting locations for RHD vehicles are similar.     1&nb ...

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