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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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Removing and installing rear 3-point seat belt, 4-door model, with belt tensioner
Removing   WARNING   Observe safety instructions for pyrotechnic components → Chapter.   Observe disposal regulations for p ...

Removing and installing B-pillar trim on front door
  Note Removal and installation are described only for the left side. Removal and installation of the right side are similar. Removing –  Run door window down to bottom position. –  Pull window channel -3- in area ...

Synchronising the vehicle key
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings It may no longer be possible to lock or unlock the vehicle with the remote control if the    button is pressed repeatedly outside of the effective range of the vehicle key. If this is the case, the vehicle ke ...

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