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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Checking swivel joint

Checking axial play
–  Firmly pull suspension link down in -direction of arrow- and press up again.
 

Checking swivel joint

Checking radial play
–  Press lower part of wheel forcefully inwards and outwards in -direction of arrow-.
  Note
There should be no palpable or visible “play” during both tests.
Observe swivel joint while performing tests.
Take into account possible existing wheel bearing play or “play” in upper suspension strut mounting.
Check rubber boot for damage and renew swivel joint if necessary.
 

Checking swivel joint

Removing and installing lower suspension link, vehicle with dual clutch gearbox 0D9
Special tools and workshop equipment required     Torque wrench -V.A.G 1332- Removin ...

Removing and installing swivel joint
Special tools and workshop equipment required Ball joint puller -3287 A- Angle wrench -V.A.G 1756- Ring spanner insert -V.A.G  ...

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Assembly overview - water deflector
  Note The right side is shown. The left side is similar. 1 -  Water deflector Removing and installing → Chapter 2 -  Retaining strip –  During removal, drill out rivet heads and cho ...

Adjusting bonnet
Adjusting bonnet Special tools and workshop equipment required         Torque wrench -V.A.G 1331- Note Vehicle must be standing on its wheels to enable bonnet to ...

Overview of fitting locations - auxiliary heater components, Golf and Golf GTE
  Note The illustration shows a Golf.     1 -  Auxiliary heater aerial -R182- For vehicles with auxiliary heater and remote control. Removing and installing auxiliary h ...

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