VW Golf manuals

Volkswagen Golf Owners Manual: Fitting the rear towing eye

Fig. 248 Rear bumper on the right-hand side: removing the cover

Fig. 249 Rear bumper on the right-hand side: screwing in the towing eye

First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings

The towing eye is screwed into a threaded hole behind a cover on the right of the rear bumper . In vehicles with a factory-fitted towing bracket there is no mounting for the removable towing eye behind the cover. To tow, fit and use the ball coupling , .

Comply with the notes on towing .

Fitting the towing eye at the rear (vehicles without factory-fitted towing bracket )

NOTICE

Fitting the front towing eye
Fig. 246 In the right-hand side of the front bumper: removing the cover Fig. 247 Front bumper, right-hand side: screwing in the towing eye First read and observe the introductory information ...

Driving notes on towing
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warningsTowing requires some experience, especially when using a tow rope. Both drivers should be familiar with the technique require ...

Other materials:

Safety precautions when painting electric drive vehicles
  Caution Danger of damage to battery cells at excessive drying temperatures!   For drying temperatures of +80°C, observe the flash-off period of 30 minutes max. ...

Assembly overview - three-point seat belt, 4-door model, without belt tensioner
1 -  Belt inertia reel  Removing and installing → Chapter 2 -  Bolt If removed due to an accident with seat belt fastened, renew bolt 40 Nm 3 -  Bolt If removed due to an acci ...

Conicity
Conicity is caused by a slight offset of the tread and/or the belt (amounting to a few tenths of a millimetre) relative to the geometric centre of the tyre. Taper is not visible and cannot be measured with equipment available in the workshop. & ...

© 2016-2022 Copyright www.vwgolf.org