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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Stripped profile

Tyres with stripped profile
Such damage usually develops over a longer period of time. If an already damaged tyre is exposed to high stress, the centrifugal forces which occur at high speeds can tear components off the tyre.
The figure shows a tyre with stripped tread due to travel with insufficient tyre pressure.
 

Stripped profile

Damage caused by foreign bodies
Driving over hard, pointed objects like nails, screws and the like can pierce the tyre. This always leads to tyre damage.   ...

Tyre damage due to insufficient tyre pressure
The most common causes for tyre failure are minor external damage, a defective valve or a leaking rim due to corrosion or damage.     ...

Other materials:

Pre-treatment of bonded surfaces when renewing laser-welded roofs
Using P180-grade sandpaper, dry-sand cathodic dip primer on bonding surface for roof → Item down to bare metal.   –  Using P180-grade sandpaper, dry-sand bonding surface for ...

Removing and installing spring, multi-link suspension, right spring for front-wheel drive
Special tools and workshop equipment required     Spring compressor -V.A.G 1752/1-   Spring retainer -V.A.G 1752/3A- ...

Assembly overview - tail lights in vehicle body, with LEDs
1 -  Securing element Specified torque: 2 Nm 2 -  Seal Self-adhesive Renew if damaged. 3 -  Left tail light -MX3-/right tail light -MX4- Tail light in bod ...

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