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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Removing and installing door arrester

Special tools and workshop equipment required
The description of removal and installation only applies to the left wing. The right side is similar.

Torque wrench -V.A.G 1331-
 Torque wrench -V.A.G 1331-

Removing and installing door arrester

–  Remove front door trim → General body repairs, interior; Rep. gr.70.
–  Remove self-adhesive cover or front loudspeaker → Communication; Rep. gr.91.
–  Unscrew bolt -2- in A-pillar.
–  Unscrew bolts -3- and remove door arrester -1- through the opening of the loudspeaker -arrow a-.


Removing and installing door arrester

Install in reverse order of removal.
Specified torques
Door arrester → Chapter „Assembly overview - door“
Adjusting striker pin
Special tools and workshop equipment required         Torque wrench -V.A.G 1331- &nbs ...

Door components

Other materials:

Repairs to CAN bus wiring
  An unshielded two-wire line -1- and -2- with a cross section of 0.35 mm2 or 0.5 mm2 is used for CAN bus wiring. The colour codes of the CAN bus wiring can be gleaned from the following table:   ...

Dimensions – lettering on wing, “R”
1 -  Emblem 2 -  Height dimension 5.0 ± 1 mm, from upper edge of lettering to edge of wing 3 -  Horizontal dimension 1.5 ± 1 mm, from outer edge of wing to lettering ...

Assembly overview - drive shaft, constant velocity joint VL100
1 -  Outer constant velocity joint Renew only as complete unit Removing → Anchor. Installing: drive onto shaft to stop using plastic hammer Checking → Chapter 2&nb ...

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