VW Golf manuals

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  ...

Other materials:

Stowage
Fig. 216 In the luggage compartment: variable luggage compartment floor folded up First read and observe the introductory information and safety warningsThe vehicle toolkit, spare wheel, temporary spare wheel or breakdown set may be located in various places in the vehicle, e.g. in the side ...

Changing headlights over from driving on right to driving on left, LED headlights
If a right-hand drive vehicle is driven in a left-hand drive country, or vice versa, the headlights must be converted. This is necessary in order to avoid dazzling oncoming traffic with the asymmetric low beam headlights.   Note ...

Separating engine and gearbox
Special tools and workshop equipment required     Shackle -10 - 222 A /12-   Hooks -10 - 222 A /2-   ...

© 2016-2019 Copyright www.vwgolf.org