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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Vehicles with torsion beam axle

Vehicles with torsion beam axle

1 -  Rubber mounting
Renew if damaged
2 -  Bolt
20 Nm
3 -  Mounting
Renew if damaged
4 -  Rear silencer
In initial equipment, component with centre silencer. Can be renewed individually for repair purposes.
Removing and installing → Chapter
Separating exhaust pipes/silencers → Chapter
Aligning exhaust system free of tension → Chapter
5 -  Rear clamp
Align exhaust system free of tension before tightening → Chapter.
Installation position → Fig.
Tighten threaded connections evenly.
6 -  Nut
30 Nm
7 -  Rubber mounting
Renew if damaged
8 -  Bolt
20 Nm
9 -  Mounting
Renew if damaged
10 -  Centre silencer
Combined in one unit with rear silencer as original equipment. Can be renewed individually for repair purposes.
Removing and installing → Chapter
Separating exhaust pipes/silencers → Chapter
Aligning exhaust system free of tension → Chapter
Exhaust pipes, silencers
...

Vehicles with multilink suspension
1 -  Rubber mounting Renew if damaged 2 -  Bolt 20 Nm 3 -  Mounting ...

Other materials:

Run-flat tyre system PAX, checking support ring
As with tyres, the support ring does not always need to be renewed after driving with a flat tyre.     If the following damage can be observed, renew the support ring: Broken par ...

Safety precautions when working on vehicles with Start/Stop system
Note the following when working on vehicles with Start/Stop system:   WARNING Risk of injury due to automatic engine starting in vehicles with a start-stop system. ...

Checking airbag securing parts after an accident
All damaged securing parts must always be renewed. It is not permissible to bend the components back into shape or »make them fit« The following components must be checked after the relevant airbag has been triggered. ...

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