VW Passat repair

+ 1. Ekspluatatsiiya of the car
- 2. Maintenance
   2.1. Periodicity of maintenance
   - 2.2. The works which are carried out at maintenance of the car
      Check of thickness of brake shoes
      Water plums from the fuel filter (on cars with diesel engines)
      Check of a condition and replacement of hoses and sleeves
      Check of a condition of a suspension bracket and steering
      Check and replacement of spark plugs (petrol engines)
+ 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
+ 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>> Maintenance>> The works which are carried out at maintenance of the car>> Water plums from the fuel filter (on cars with diesel engines)
The fuel filter is established in a motor compartment behind the air filter. For water plum from the filter execute the following operations:
– take out a bracket of fastening of the distributive valve in the top part of the filter;
– take out the distributive valve with the fuel hoses attached to it;

Fig. 2.3. Gate plum of liquid of the fuel filter: 1–arm of fastening of the fuel filter; 2–gate liquid plum; 3–fuel filter

– weaken the coupling screw of an arm 1 (fig. 2.3) and slightly raise the filter 3;
– establish under the filter the container for water;
– unscrew the drain gate 2;
– merge liquid from the filter and hold the gate 2 opened still some time, about 100 cm3 of fuel will not merge yet;
– wrap the gate 2;
– wipe all splashes or the fuel remains;
– establish the distributive valve, fix it a bracket 1;
– establish the filter in a starting position;
– wrap the coupling screw;
– start up the engine, in a mode of idling check the filter and connections of hoses on absence of leaks;
– finish frequency of rotation of a cranked shaft to 2000 mines-1, then let's to the engine return to an idling mode, repeat it several times and look at a fuel stream in the transparent hose, going to the fuel pump of a high pressure (TNVD), – in it there should not be air vials.