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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Releasing gas from gas strut

Releasing gas from gas strut

Clamp gas strut in vice in area x = 50 mm.
  WARNING
Wear protective goggles when sawing.
Cover area of saw cut with a cloth.
Dispose of oil and cloth via existing disposal channels.
–  Saw through cylinder of gas strut within first third of cylinder's overall length using piston rod end of cylinder as reference point.
   
Removing and installing gas strut
Removing –  Open and support bonnet.   WARNING Proceed with care if gas strut is reused. Spring clip must not be le ...

Removing and installing Bowden cable
Removing     –  Open bonnet. –  Remove release lever → Chapter. ...

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Assembly overview - three-point seat belt, estate, with belt tensioner
1 -  Belt guide Removing and installing → Chapter 2 -  Belt inertia reel Removing and installing → Chapter 3 -  Electrical wiring harness 4 -  Bolt ...

Removing and installing headlight dipped beam bulb (dual halogen headlights)
  Note Left headlight dipped beam bulb -M29- and right headlight dipped beam bulb -M31- are only fitted on dual halogen headlights. Removal and installation are described for the left side. Removal and installati ...

Overview of fitting locations – controls in dash panel
  Note The illustration shows fitting locations for LHD vehicles. Fitting locations for RHD vehicles are similar. 1 -  Hazard warning light switch -EX3- Removing and installing → Chapter 2 -  ...

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