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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Removing and installing roof spoiler

 
Removing
   
  Note
The side spoiler remains installed.

Removing and installing roof spoiler

–  Remove rear lid trim → General body repairs, interior; Rep. gr.70.
–  Lift out cap.
–  Unscrew hexagon nuts -3- from stud -2-.
–  Forcefully press roof spoiler -1- upwards -arrows- out of clips -7-.
–  Disconnect hose -5- and electrical wire -4-.
For notes on hose of window washer system refer to → Electrical system; Rep. gr.92.
For notes on electrical wiring of additional brake light refer to → Electrical system; Rep. gr.94.

 
Installing
   

Removing and installing roof spoiler

–  Check foam rings -1- of clips, centring pins and threaded studs for damage and renew them, if necessary.
–  Check foam strips -5- and -6- for damage, and renew them if necessary.
–  Check felt strips (32 mm x 110 mm) -4-and foam strips (20 mm x 122 mm) -2- at right and left for damage, and renew them if necessary.
–  Pull protective film off adhesive tape -3- at left and right.
 

Removing and installing roof spoiler

–  Secure hose -2- and electrical wire -3-.
For notes on hose of window washer system refer to → Electrical system; Rep. gr.92.
For notes on electrical wiring of additional brake light refer to → Electrical system; Rep. gr.94.
–  Fit roof spoiler -1- in installation position using centring pins -7-.
–  Press roof spoiler -1- hard onto rear lid -arrows- until clips -8- engage.
–  Place hexagon nuts -6- onto studs -5- and tighten.
–  Specified torque → Chapter „Assembly overview - roof spoiler“.
 
Assembly overview - side spoiler
1 -  Side spoiler 2 -  Adhesive strips Part of side spoiler 3 -  Rear window 4 -  Removal ...

Removing and installing side spoiler
Removing Special tools and workshop equipment required         Hot air ...

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Statutes and regulations
  Note The laws and regulations listed below are valid in the Federal Republic of Germany. Other or additional laws and regulations may apply in other countries. Sources in other countries may be obtained from the ...

Driving a loaded vehicle
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings For good vehicle handling when driving a loaded vehicle, please observe the following: Stow all items of luggage securely   . Accelerate carefully and gently. Avoid sudden braking and driving manoeuvres. ...

Notes for vehicles with start-stop system
Observe the safety precautions for vehicles with a start-stop system → Chapter. If a start-stop system is installed, the following abort conditions will deactivate the start-stop function: The star ...

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