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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Removing and installing upper transverse link, front-wheel drive

Special tools and workshop equipment required
   
Torque wrench -V.A.G 1332-
Removing
–  Loosen wheel bolts.
–  Raise vehicle.
–  Remove wheel.
–  Remove spring → Chapter.
 

Removing and installing upper transverse link, front-wheel drive

–  Unhook line -1- from retainer -2--arrows-.
–  Unscrew nut -3- and remove washer -4-.
–  Pull out bolt -5-.
–  Use felt-tip pen or similar to mark position of eccentric bolt -3- in relation to subframe.
 

Removing and installing upper transverse link, front-wheel drive

–  Unscrew nut -2- and pull out eccentric bolt -3-.
–  Take out upper transverse link -1-.
Installing
Install in reverse order of removal, observing the following:
The threaded connections of the suspension link may only be loosened and tightened in the unladen weight position → Chapter.
–  Perform wheel alignment → Chapter.
Specified torques
→ Chapter „Assembly overview - transverse link“
→ Chapter „Torque settings for wheel bolts“
 

Removing and installing upper transverse link, front-wheel drive

Assembly overview - track rod, multi-link suspension, four-wheel drive
1 -  Subframe 2 -  Bolt Renew after removing 70 Nm +180° 3 -  Wheel bearing housin ...

Removing and installing upper transverse link, four-wheel drive
Special tools and workshop equipment required     Torque wrench -V.A.G 1332- Re ...

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  Note Single wire seals prevent the ingress of moisture and dirt in the contact housing. They are installed, for example, in the engine compartment and must always be reinstalled following repairs. As standard, ...

Assembly overview - driver side footwell cover
1 -  Driver side footwell cover Removing and installing → Chapter 2 -  Bracket 3 -  Bolt 1.5 Nm ...

Assembly overview - exterior mirror
  Note Only the left side is shown. The right side is similar. 1 -  Mirror mounting Removing and installing → Chapter 2 -  Bolt Qty. 2 9.0 Nm 3 -  Clip 4&n ...

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