VW Passat B5

since 1996 release

Repair and operation of the car



Foltsvagen Passat B5
- Maintenance instruction
   Keys
   Doors, central blocking of locks
   Trunk lid (back door of the Station wagon car)
   Remote radio control by locks
   Electrowindow regulators
   Rear-view mirrors
   Seat belts
   System of inflatable safety cushions
   Head restraints
   - Front seats
      Front seats (manual adjustment)
      Front seats (adjustment by means of the electric drive)
   Memory for a driver's seat
   Storing of adjustments of a seat and external mirrors for advance
   Call of adjustments of a seat and external mirrors for the movement by the forward course
   Back many-placed seat (Sedan)
   Back many-placed seat (Station wagon)
   Cover for lengthy baggage
   Armrests
   Luggage compartment
   Shelf of the luggage compartment (station wagon)
   Parking brake
   Mechanical transmission
   + 4-staged automatic transmission
   + 5-staged sekventalny automatic transmission
   Adjustable steering column
   Ignition lock
   Launch of the engine
   Engine stop
   Control devices
   Control lamps
   System of automatic control with the multipurpose index
   Violations of paramount importance (red pictograms)
   Violations of minor importance (yellow pictograms)
   Navigation system
   Switches and switches
   Understeering switch of indexes of turns and light of headlights
   Cruise control
   Screen wipers and windscreen washers
   Heating and ventilation
   Air supply nozzles
   Climatic installation
   Air supply nozzles
   + Climatic Klimatronik installation
   Lifting and movable panel of the hatch of a roof
   Internal lighting
   Box for things
   Plug sockets in the luggage compartment
   How economically to drive the car
   Braking
   Anti-blocking system of brakes
   Protivobuksovochny system (the reduced torque of the engine, ASR)
   Protivobuksovochny system with snubbing of a wheel (EDS)
   Electronic system of stabilization (ESP)
   Amplifier of steering
   Fuel (petrol engines)
   Fuel (diesel engines)
   + Motor compartment
   Bases of safe operation of the car
   Specifications
   Bases of safe operation of the car
   Specifications
+ 1. Maintenance
+ 2. Engines
+ 3. Cooling system
+ 4. Fuel system
+ 5. Engine management
+ 6. Exhaust system
+ 7. Transmission
+ 8. Running gear
+ 9. Steering
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Heating, ventilation
+ 13. Electric equipment






Front seats (manual adjustment)

GENERAL INFORMATION


1 – Adjustment of a seat in the longitudinal direction.

To extend the handle up and to shift a seat. Then to release the handle and to advance a seat a little more before operation of a clamp.


Prevention

For reasons of safety it is necessary to make adjustment of a seat of the driver in the longitudinal direction only on the motionless car!


2 – Adjustment of an inclination of a seatback.

To deviate from a back and to turn a makhovichok.


Prevention

The seatback during the movement should not be too strongly inclined back as it significantly reduces efficiency of seat belts.


3 – Adjustment a subtime in lumbar area.

At rotation the makhovichka a part of a seatback in a waist becomes more or less curved. It is necessary to find such way the optimum provision of a support for a spine column that will allow to avoid fatigue at long trips

4 – Adjustment of a seat on height.

The movements up-down handles on outer side of a seat lift a seat or lower.

Rise: to pull the handle from a starting position up or to do the "pumping-up" movements.

Lowering: to press the handle from a starting position down or to do the "pumping-up" movements.


Prevention

For reasons of safety it is necessary to make adjustment of seats only on the motionless car!