VW Golf manuals

Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Checking radial and lateral run-out on wheel rim

–  Attach rim to wheel balancing machine.
–  Use the centring system for wheel balancing machines -VAS 5271-.
–  Preload tyre gauge approx. 2 mm.
–  Turn rim slowly.
   
–  Make a note of the smallest and largest deflection of the indicator needle.
S -  Lateral run-out
H -  Radial run-out
–  Compare the measured values with the specifications in the table → Anchor.
  Note
Extreme values on the tyre gauge due to small irregularities may be disregarded.
 

Checking radial and lateral run-out on wheel rim

Specifications for radial and lateral runout on wheel
Rim Radial run-out (mm) Lateral run-out (mm)
Steel wheel 0.5 0.5
Alloy wheel 0.5 0.8
  Note
If the measured value exceeds the specification, acceptably smooth running cannot be attained.
Checking radial and lateral runout on wheels and tyres with tyre gauge
Checking lateral run-out –  Preload tyre gauge approx. 2 mm.     –  Fi ...

Matching wheels and tyres
General When radial or lateral runout of the wheel and tyre coincide, the imbalance of the wheel is amplified by the tyre. For ...

Other materials:

Removing and installing output module for headlight -J667-/-J668-
  WARNING Risk of death due to high voltage! Risk of injury and environmental pollution! Observe operation and safety notes for gas discharge bulbs → Chapte ...

Texture additive
Designation: Fine texture additive -ALN 775 108- Issued 04.2013 Product description The fine texture additive -ALN 775 108- is designed to be added to 2-pack HS top coats. Th ...

Removing and installing front door trim
  Note   Removal and installation are described for the front door trim on driver side. Follow same instructions for the front passenger side as appropriate.   Removal and instal ...

© 2016-2024 Copyright www.vwgolf.org