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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Removing and installing thermostat for large cooling circuit

Special tools and workshop equipment required
   
Hose clip pliers -VAS 6362-
 

Removing and installing thermostat for large cooling circuit

Special wrench -T10508-
Release tool -T10527-
Release tool -T10527/1-
Removing
–  Drain coolant → Chapter.
–  Move air hoses clear at air pipe.
–  Detach connector from charge pressure sender -GX26-.
 

Removing and installing thermostat for large cooling circuit

–  Release fasteners -arrows- using release tools -T10527- and -T10527/1-.
–  Remove air pipe -1-.
 

Removing and installing thermostat for large cooling circuit

–  Release hose clip -4- and detach coolant hose -3-.
–  Remove bolts -arrows- and detach cover -2- from thermostat housing.
 

Removing and installing thermostat for large cooling circuit

–  Remove thermostat using special wrench -T10508-.
–  Slightly push down special wrench -T10508- while turning it in -direction of arrow-.
Installing
 

Removing and installing thermostat for large cooling circuit

–  Insert thermostat ensuring that the centring pin of thermostat is seated in guide -arrow-.
 

Removing and installing thermostat for large cooling circuit

–  Install thermostat using special wrench -T10508-.
–  Slightly push down special wrench -T10508- while turning it to stop in -direction of arrow-.
Installation is carried out in the reverse order; note the following:
  Note
Renew seals.
–  Moisten gasket with coolant.
–  Replenish coolant → Anchor.
Specified torques
→ Fig. „“Cover for thermostat to thermostat housing - tightening torque”“
 

Removing and installing thermostat for large cooling circuit

Removing and installing toothed belt pulley for coolant pump, engine codes CHPA, CMBA, CPVA, CXSA, CZDA, CZCA, CPVB
Special tools and workshop equipment required     Counterhold -T10172- with adapter -T10172/2- ...

Removing and installing thermostat for small cooling circuit
Removing –  Remove coolant pump → Chapter.     –  Rem ...

Other materials:

Exploded view - mechatronic unit
1 -  Bolt For securing mechatronic unit for dual clutch gearbox -J743- on gearbox housing. Qty 3, M8 x 35 Always renew after removing. Specified torque and tightening sequence → Fig. ...

Balancing wheel, balancing wheel with finish balancer
  Note Before working with a finish balancer, the mechanic needs to have been instructed by the manufacturer of the balancer. To balance the wheels, set the wheels of the driven axle on the sensor platforms. On front-w ...

Necessity of wheel alignment, torsion beam axle
Wheel alignment is necessary if: The vehicle does not handle properly. Vehicle has been involved in an accident and components have been renewed. Axle components are removed or renewed. ...

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