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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Measurement location

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Measurement location

1 -  Volkswagen logo
Laser pointer aligned to centre of Volkswagen logo
2 -  Wheel centre mounting -VAS 6350/1-
With wheel bolt adapter (AF 17) and measuring paddle
3 -  Stop bracket
to support spacing laser -VAS 6350/2- for distance measurement
Distance from wheel centre mountings -VAS 6350/1- on rear wheels: Dimension -a - = 1700 ± 2 mm.
4 -  Spirit level
on calibration unit -VAS 6350-
to check horizontal position of calibration unit -VAS 6350-
5 -  Spacing laser -VAS 6350/2-
for distance measurement
Handling → Operating instructions
6 -  Plastic foot
Qty. 3
Adjustable to change horizontal position of calibration unit -VAS 6350-
7 -  Linear laser -VAS 6350/3-
with “laser goggles”
on calibration unit -VAS 6350-
Switching on and off → Operating instructions
8 -  Measuring scale
to position calibration unit for lane change assist -VAS 6350/4-
Dimension to be set, measuring point on steel rule = 621 mm
9 -  Calibration unit for lane change assist -VAS 6350/4-
is changed over from the left to the right-hand side of the measuring field during calibration
If assembled correctly, the mains power lead should be fitted to the bottom left of the calibration unit (as seen facing direction of normal travel)
Height of upper edge of calibration unit to hall floor: approx. 606 mm
Removing and installing Blind Spot Monitor control unit J1086/J1087
Removing     –  Disconnect electrical connector -2-. –  Unscrew nut -1 ...

Preparatory measures for calibration
Extensive preliminary work is required before the actual calibration can be carried out using → Vehicle diagnostic tester. Prerequis ...

Other materials:

Flat spots caused by storage or handling
What is a flat spot? The terms flat area and flats are also used for the term flat spot. Flat spots caused by storage or handling also cause vibration in the same way as incorrectly balanced wheels do. It is import ...

Wheel change, installation instructions for wheel change
  WARNING Perform the checks and follow the instructions listed below. This is important to ensure that the wheel bolts and the wheels are properly secured.   Note ...

Dismantling and assembling heater unit
It is not necessary to extract the refrigerant and to remove or disassemble the expansion valve and the evaporator. Further procedure is identical with procedure for vehicles with air conditioning system → Chapter.     ...

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