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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 - tyre pressure sensor, tyre pressure sensor with valve
1 -  Tyre pressure sensor Supplied complete as spare part. Removing and installing → Chapter Replace complete tyre pressure sensor when battery is dead After using breakdown set, wipe clean h ...

Charging battery in service mode with battery charger -VAS 5900-
  WARNING Danger of injury! Observe warning notices and safety regulations → Chapter!   Caution The operating mode ...

Description and function of the airbags
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings The airbags can protect vehicle occupants during frontal and side collisions by reducing their movement in the direction of the collision. When an airbag is triggered, it is inflated by a gas generator. This causes the ...

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