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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Removing and installing underbody covers – petrol/diesel

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Note

The removal and installation procedures may have to be modified slightly depending on engine fitted.

Removing and installing underbody covers – petrol/diesel

Removing
–  Remove centre underbody panels → Chapter.
–  Release retaining tab and pull out front cover -2- or -5- in direction of travel backwards off catches.
–  Unscrew nuts -3-.
–  Remove underbody panel -1- or -4-.
Installing
Install in the reverse order of removal observing the following:
Specified torque
Nuts → Item
Assembly overview - underbody covers, hybrid vehicles
1 -  Front cover Left and right 2 -  Underbody cover Left and right Removing and installing → Chapter 3&nbs ...

Removing and installing front underbody cover – e-Golf
Removing –  Remove bolts -2-. –  Unscrew nuts -3-. –  Remove underbody cover -1-. Installing ...

Other materials:

Assembly overview - toothed belt, engine codes CPTA, CHPA, CZEA, CZDA
1 -  Toothed belt Before removing, mark direction of rotation with chalk or felt-tipped marker pen. Check for wear Removing → Chapter Installing (adjusting valve timing), CPTA, CZEA & ...

Checking radial clearance of conrods
Special tools and workshop equipment required Plastigage Procedure –  Remove conrod bearing cap. –  Clean bearing cap and bearing journal. ...

Releasing gas and draining front gas-filled shock absorbers, conventional shock absorbers
Clamp gas-filled shock absorber vertically in vice, with piston rod pointing downwards.   WARNING Safety goggles must be worn when drilling. –  Dril ...

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