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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Removing and installing coupling rod

Special tools and workshop equipment required
   
Torque wrench -V.A.G 1331-
Removing
–  Loosen wheel bolts.
–  Raise vehicle.
–  Remove wheels.
–  Remove spring → Chapter.
 

Removing and installing coupling rod

Vehicles with stone guard
–  Remove spreader rivet -1-.
–  Unscrew bolts -2- for stone deflector -3-.
Continuation for all vehicles
 

Removing and installing coupling rod

–  Unscrew nuts -1- and -3-, and pull out bolt -4-.
–  Pull coupling rod -2- out of anti-roll bar and trailing arm.
Installing
Install in reverse order of removal, observing the following:
 

Removing and installing coupling rod

–  Insert coupling rod -2-, fit nuts -1- and -3- and tighten in unladen position → Chapter.
–  When tightening nut -1-, counterhold at multi-point socket of bolt.
Specified torques
→ Chapter „Assembly overview - anti-roll bar“
→ Chapter „Torque settings for wheel bolts“
 

Removing and installing coupling rod

Removing and installing anti-roll bar
Special tools and workshop equipment required     Torque wrench -V.A.G 1331- Re ...

Suspension link, track rod
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Other materials:

Removing and installing trailing arm with mounting bracket, except for e-Golf
Special tools and workshop equipment required     Torque wrench -V.A.G 1332-   Engine and gearbox jack -V.A.G 1383 A- ...

Pipes and hoses in refrigerant circuit
The mixture of refrigerant oil and refrigerant R134a attacks certain metals (e.g. copper) and alloys and dissolves certain hose materials. Therefore, always use genuine replacement parts. The hoses and pipes are held together with screwed join ...

Specified values for wheel alignment, multi-link suspension, Golf
These specifications apply to all engines. Explanations regarding PR numbers → Chapter „Vehicle data sticker“. Front axle Basic running gear Sports running gear Raised running gear DCC running gear ...

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