VW Passat B5

since 1996 release

Repair and operation of the car

Foltsvagen Passat B5
- Maintenance instruction
   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
   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
   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
   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
   Bases of safe operation of the car
+ 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

Understeering switch of indexes of turns and light of headlights


Indexes of turn work only at the included ignition.

Index of the right turn, switch up (1).

Index of the left turn, switch down (2).

At the included index of turn the control lamp at the same time blinks.

After end by the car of the movement on the curve index of turn it is automatically switched off.

Giving of a signal of turn before change of a lane

The switch should be pressed only up (1) or down (2) until increase of counter-pressure and to detain in this situation – the control lamp has to blink along with the index of turns.

Light signal

To bring the understeering switch to a steering wheel (3), at the same time the control lamp of driving beam will light up.

Switching to driving or passing beam

Switching at the turned-on passing or driving light is carried out by pressing of the switch (4) forward. When switching to driving beam the control lamp of driving beam lights up.

Parking lighting

Parking fires burn only at the switched-off ignition.

Parking fires on the right, switch up (1).

Parking fires at the left, switch down (2).

After taking out of a key from the ignition lock, at an open door of the driver the signal like buzzer sounds.