VW Golf manuals

Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Hose repair

A new repair concept has been developed for repair work on wash system hoses. Various connectors, special EPDM hoses (ethylene-propylene terpolymer) and heat-shrink hose are available as spare parts.
   
General description
The replacement parts can be found in the electronic parts catalogue (ETKA).
Replacement parts are available for repair of both smooth and corrugated pipes.
   
Headlight washer system
–  To loosen the connection, push the lock ring -1--arrow- and pull off the hose connection. –  To secure the connecti ...

Repairing smooth pipe
Smooth pipe with a diameter or 5x1 mm or 6x1 mm can be repaired with EPDM hose. –  Cut damaged section at right angles out of ...

Other materials:

Removing and installing glow plug with flame monitoring -Q8
Removing –  Dismantling and assembling auxiliary heater → Chapter.     –  Pull out retaining spring -1- in direction of -arrow-. ...

Checking selector mechanism
The starter must not operate in the selector lever positions “R”, “D” and “S” and in the Tiptronic position. On right-hand drive vehicles, the starter must operate in selector lever positions “P” and “N” only when the butto ...

Effects on metal
In its pure state, refrigerant R134a is chemically stable and does not attack iron or aluminium. However, impurities such as chlorine compounds in the refrigerant do attack certain metals and plastics. This can lead to blockages, leaks a ...

© 2016-2020 Copyright www.vwgolf.org