VW Passat repair

+ 1. Ekspluatatsiiya of the car
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Cooling system
+ 5. Power supply system
+ 6. Ignition system
+ 7. Coupling
+ 8. Transmission
+ 9. Drive of forward wheels
+ 10. Suspension brackets
- 11. Steering
   11.1. General information
   11.2. Steering wheel
   + 11.3. Steering column
   11.4. Regulator of provision of height of a steering column
   + 11.5. Replacement of protective covers of steering transfer
   + 11.6. Steering transfer
   11.7. Adjustment of position of steering drafts
   11.8. Replacement of steering drafts
   11.9. Replacement of tips of steering drafts
   + 11.10. Adjustment люфта steering transfer
   11.11. Replacement of liquid of the hydraulic amplifier of a steering
   + 11.12. Pump of the hydraulic booster of a steering
   11.13. Adjustment of a tension of belts of drives of auxiliary units
+ 12. Brake system
+ 13. Wheels and tires
+ 14. Systems of heating, ventilation and conditioning
+ 15. Electric equipment
+ 16. Body
+ 17. Electric circuits


Repair B3-B4/Passat B3-B4 Volkswagen Passat>> Steering>> Steering wheel
Removal and installation
Removal make in the following order:
– disconnect a "minus" wire from the plug of the storage battery;
– establish forward wheels in situation «movement directly forward»;
– by means of the lever remove the switch of a sound signal from the central part of a steering wheel;
– having noted an arrangement of wires, disconnect them from clips on the switch of a sound signal;
– note the provision of a steering wheel of rather steering shaft and unscrew the central bolt of fastening of a steering wheel;
– having grasped a steering wheel from two parties, pull it on itself and remove a wheel from a shaft;
– if the wheel sits densely, with a hammer through a drift from soft metal strike some blows to an end face of a steering shaft, and the assistant should pull at this time a wheel on itself.

Installation of a steering wheel carry out to sequences, return to removal.
At installation of a steering wheel the lever of the switch of turns should be in neutral situation: otherwise it can be damaged.

Fig. 11.2. Installation of a steering wheel of new type on a steering shaft of early releases with application of a special adapter

Fig. 11.3. Installation of the transitional plug on a steering shaft a tightening of a nut of fastening of a steering wheel

Since January, 1989 on cars the steering wheel with the modernized shlitsa is established. Smaller shlitsa provide more exact installation of a steering wheel. For installation of a new steering wheel on the car of early release, it is necessary to dress by means of a nut of fastening of a steering wheel on a shlitsevy part of a steering column the transitional plug (the additional spare part) (fig. 11.2) . Thus it is necessary to screw a nut till the end of a carving. Unscrew a nut, establish a washer in thickness of 3 mm (the additional spare part) and finally tighten the transitional plug a nut of a steering wheel (fig. 11.3) .

The polluted or sticky steering wheel wash out warm water with neutral detergent.