VW Golf manuals

Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Connecting air conditioner service station for measuring and checking

Depending on the type of equipment chosen, there may be variations in the required procedure; therefore always follow the user's manual for the equipment being used.
  Note
Always follow the procedure described in the user's manual for your air conditioner service station -VAS 6007A- (or later model).
The charging hoses must only be connected according to the following work procedure to prevent air or moisture from entering the refrigerant circuit:
–  Switch off ignition.
–  Connect air conditioner service station to power supply.
–  Unscrew sealing caps from service station connections or from connections with valve (see vehicle-specific refrigerant circuit).
→ Rep. gr.87
–  Evacuate charging hose.
  Note
Connect the charging hose to the service connections of the refrigerant circuit using quick-release couplings.
  Caution
Do not open the valves in the low- or high-pressure sides when the engine is running. Otherwise, if the air conditioning is switched on, the air conditioner compressor or the air conditioner service station may be destroyed by a “short circuit” between the high- and low-pressure sides of the refrigerant circuit.
–  Turn hand wheel into quick-release coupling adapter until the valve in the service connection is definitely open (observe pressure gauge; do not over-tighten valve).
–  Start the engine and perform the planned tests and measurements.
–  Compare determined values with specifications → Chapter.
–  Before disconnecting the quick-release coupling, close it by turning out the handwheel.
   
Important notes for working with the air conditioner service station
To operate the air conditioner service station -VAS 6007A-, the following must be observed (also applies to other and latest available air conditioner service station ...

Draining refrigerant circuit using air conditioner service station
  WARNING High-voltage on high-voltage system. Danger of electric shock on air conditioner compressor! ...

Other materials:

Operation via the infotainment system
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings Various Climatronic settings can also be adjusted via the infotainment system. Opening the Air conditioning menu Press the     button. OR: press the MENU infotainment button. Use the right-hand ...

Removing and installing A-pillar trim
Special tools and workshop equipment required         Removal wedge -3409     Torque wrench -V.A.G 1783 Removing ...

Checking seat belts
  WARNING The seat belt system must be inspected systematically after every accident! If damage is determined at any of the points to be checked, customer must be informed regarding necessity of changing belt ...

© 2016-2022 Copyright www.vwgolf.org