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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Run-flat tyres, PAX, wheel alignment

The procedure for adjusting the wheel alignment on vehicles with run-flat tyres (PAX) is the same as for vehicles with standard tyres.
Generally, the same measuring heads and fasteners for standard tyres with rim protector can be used on PAX wheels. (Fit to the inner side, secure to tyre tread).
 

Run-flat tyres, PAX, wheel alignment

Run-flat tyres, PAX, inflating tyre
Observe the following important points when inflating the tyre: –  Only inflate after fitting the tyre with valve core installed. ...

Repairing run-flat tyres, PAX
General information It is not always necessary to renew a tyre after it has lost pressure and then been run in an uninflated condition. ...

Other materials:

Removing and installing manufacturer emblem
  Note The emblem cannot be removed without damage. Removing –  Use a screwdriver -3- to carefully lever manufacturer emblem -1- out of radiator grille -2- in -direction of arrow A-. Installing –  ...

Checking vacuum generation
  Note The average air pressure of the earth's atmosphere at sea level is 1013 mbar and decreases steeply as the altitude increases (approx. 100 mbar/1,000 m altitude). Local and time fluctuations also influence vacuum generation. ...

Removing and installing heater and air conditioning unit
Special tools and workshop equipment required     Torque wrench -V.A.G 1331/- (5…50 Nm)   Hose clamps up to 25 mm -3094- ...

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