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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: General

Perform a road test to determine whether a vehicle is pulling to one side and if so, which side. If the vehicle pulls to one side → Chapter.
When wheel alignment is checked, include the wheel alignment test results in tyre complaint report.
Manufacturer's tolerances can lead to a slight amount of taper (asymmetry) in the tyre carcass. The rolling tyre then develops a lateral force which acts directly on the wheel suspension, leading to self-steering of the vehicle. Strategic rotation of the wheels can balance out this self-steering behaviour.
   
Vehicle pulls to one side
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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 ...

Other materials:

Removing and installing Bowden cable
Removing   WARNING It is not permissible to loosen bolts other than those specified. Also, it is not permissible to perform any repair work other than described ...

Removing and installing plenum chamber bulkhead
Special tools and workshop equipment required         Torque wrench -V.A.G 1783- Removing –  Removing plenum chamber cover → Chapter. ...

Introduction
This chapter contains information on the following subjects:  → Warning and indicator lamps    → Information on steering  The power steering is not hydraulic. It is an electromechanical system. The advantage of this steering system is that no hydraulic hoses, hydraulic oil, p ...

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