VW Passat B5

since 1996 release

Repair and operation of the car



Foltsvagen Passat B5
+ Maintenance instruction
+ 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
   10.2. General information
   10.3. ABS/EBV/EDS/ASR/ESP systems
   10.4. Check of the vacuum amplifier of brakes
   + 10.5. Replacement of front brake shoes
   10.6. Replacement of back brake shoes
   10.7. Check of a brake disk
   10.8. Brake disk
   10.9. Pumping of the hydraulic brake system
   - 10:10. Brake pipelines and hoses
      10.10.1. Replacement of a brake hose
   10:11. Stoplight switch
   10:12. Lever of the emergency brake
   10:13. Adjustment of the emergency brake
   + 10:14. Cable of the emergency brake
   10:15. Main malfunctions of brakes
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Heating, ventilation
+ 13. Electric equipment






10.10.1. Replacement of a brake hose

GENERAL INFORMATION

Prevention

Brake hoses should not contact to oil or fuel. Also it is impossible to varnish brake hoses or other protective structures.


Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Weaken bolts of fastening of a forward wheel. Tighten the emergency brake, then lift a forward part of the car and fix on supports. Remove a wheel.
2. For reduction of losses of brake fluid, uncover with popolnitelno го a tank of the brake system, close a tank mouth polyethylene and again screw a cover. It is necessary in order that the cover hermetically closed a popolnitelny tank.
3. Unscrew bolts and remove a brake support.
4. Release a brake hose from a guide and an arm.
5. Clear area around connecting couplings of a brake hose and unscrew a brake hose. Close openings in a support and the brake highway suitable traffic jams.

Installation
Prevention

At installation use the brake hoses recommended by the producer.


PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Establish a new brake hose, without overwinding it and tighten connecting couplings of a brake hose the moment of 15 Nanometers.
2. Turning a steering wheel from an emphasis against the stop, check that the brake hose moves freely and does not contact to elements of a forward suspension bracket and a body.
3. Establish a support.
4. Remove polyethylene from a jellied mouth of a popolnitelny tank and pump over the corresponding brake contour.
5. Establish a wheel and lower the car on the earth. Tighten fastening bolts in the diagonal sequence the moment of 120 Nanometers.