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
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Heating, ventilation
- 13. Electric equipment
   13.2. General information
   + 13.3. Electric chains
   13.4. Safety locks
   13.5. Rules of care of the accumulator
   13.6. Check of the accumulator
   13.7. Accumulator charging
   13.8. Accumulator
   13.9. System of charging
   13:10. Generator
   13:11. Replacement of brushes of the generator and regulator of tension
   13:12. System of start of the engine
   13:13. Starter
   13:14. Traction relay of a starter
   13:15. Replacement of bulbs of external lighting
   13:16. Replacement of bulbs of internal lighting
   13:17. Devices of external lighting
   13:18. Executive engine of the proofreader of light of headlights
   13:19. Adjustment of light of headlights
   13:20. Gas-discharge lamps of headlights of passing beam
   13:21. Combination of devices
   13:22. Multipurpose switches of a steering column
   13:23. Switches
   13:24. Radio receiver
   13:25. High-frequency loudspeakers
   13:26. Low-frequency loudspeakers
   13:27. Antenna
   13:28. Check of a heater of back glass
   13:29. Windshield screen wiper engine
   13:30. Engine of a screen wiper of back glass
   13:31. Windscreen washer pump
   13:32. System of the central blocking of locks
   13:33. Main malfunctions of the generator
   13:34. Main malfunctions of a starter
   + 13:35. Electric circuits






13:15. Replacement of bulbs of external lighting

GENERAL INFORMATION

Arrangement of bulbs in a left headlight

And – a lamp of passing beam,
In – a lamp of forward dimensional light,
With – a lamp of driving beam and fog light

Before replacement of a bulb of external lighting remove a weight wire from the accumulator. Remember that if the bulb just burned, it can be too hot.

Before replacement of a bulb of external lighting check the corresponding electric chain and a safety lock. Do not concern a glass flask of a lamp barehanded. The fingerprint evaporates and besieged on a reflector therefore lighting worsens. Obyazatel but replace the failed lamps with lamps of the same type. Wipe the spots arising on imprudence from touches with a pure lint-free rag or alcohol.

When replacing xenon lamps it is necessary to be very attentive and careful as it is possible to receive strong blow from the power supply of these lamps current.

Replacement of gas-discharge (xenon) lamps which can be determined by a sticker with a sign of high voltage on the lamp case is not recommended to be made independently.


Prevention

In H7 glow lamps elevated pressure and they can burst when replacing therefore when replacing these lamps it is necessary to put on gloves and goggles.


Lamp of passing beam

Elements of fastening of a bulb of passing beam

1 – spring bracket,
2 – electric socket,
3 – lamp of forward dimensional light,
4 – lamp of passing beam,
5 – clamp

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Open a cowl.
2. For access to lamps of a right headlight remove an air inlet. For this purpose unscrew two screws (A) of fastening of an air inlet. Pull an air inlet for the back end (V) up and move it to the middle of the car.
3. Pull a plastic cover of a headlight back and remove it.
4. Remove the electric socket from a back part of a bulb of a headlight, see rice. Elements of fastening of a bulb of passing beam.
5. Squeeze spring brackets of fastening of a bulb and move brackets aside. Take a bulb from a headlight.
6. At installation of a bulb do not touch a glass cylinder of a bulb by hands.
7. Establish a new bulb so that the adjusting sock of a dish-shaped flange got to dredging of a reflector.
8. Fix a bulb by a spring bracket, having latched it for a clamp.
9. Connect the electric socket to a bulb.
10. Establish a back plastic cover of a headlight.
11. Check and, if necessary, adjust light of headlights.

Lamp of driving and fog beam

Elements of fastening of a bulb of driving and fog beam

1 – spring bracket,
2 – electric socket,
3 – lamp of driving and fog beam,
4 – clamp

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Pull a plastic cover back and remove it from a headlight.
2. Remove the electric socket from a back part of a bulb of a headlight.
3. Squeeze spring brackets of fastening of a bulb and move brackets aside. Take a bulb from a headlight.
4. Establish a new bulb so that the adjusting sock of a dish-shaped flange got to dredging of a reflector. At the same time average of three contacts of the electric socket will reach the top position.
5. Fix a bulb by a spring bracket.
6. Connect the electric socket to a bulb and establish a back plastic cover on a headlight.
7. Check and, if necessary, adjust light of headlights.

Lamp of forward dimensional light

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Pull a plastic cover back and remove it from a back part of a headlight.
2. Take from the lower part of a reflector a cartridge with a bulb forward gabaritno го light.
3. Press and, in this situation, turn counterclockwise a bulb for extraction it from the boss.
4. Insert a new bulb into a cartridge, press and, in this situation, turn clockwise before fixing of a bulb.
5. Insert a cartridge with a bulb into a reflector.
6. Establish a plastic cover of a headlight.

Bulb of the forward index of turns

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Open a cowl.
2. Pull back a wire loop which is strengthened on the case of the index of turns and unhook it.
3. Move forward and remove the index of turns.
4. Turn a cartridge with a bulb counterclockwise and take it from the case of the index of turns.
5. Press and in this situation turn a bulb counterclockwise for extraction it from the boss.
6. Insert a new bulb into a cartridge, press and in this situation turn a bulb clockwise before fixing it in the boss.
7. Insert a cartridge with a bulb into the case of the index of turns and turn clockwise before fixing.
8. Insert the case of the index of turns and move it against the stop back. Pay attention to that lock ledges on the case of the index of turns entered the directing headlights and covered.
9. Pull a wire loop back and fix it in the middle of the holder's flute.

Lamp of the side repeater of turns

Removal of the side repeater of turns


PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Being careful, shift the repeater of turns forward and take it from a wing, see rice. Removal of the side repeater of turns.
2. Take a cartridge with a bulb from the side repeater of turns.
3. Take a faulty lamp from the boss and insert a new lamp into a cartridge.
4. Insert a cartridge into guides of the side repeater of turns before its fixing.
5. At first insert the side repeater of turns by both grooves into a back part of an opening of a body and then pressure him before its full fixing.

Bulbs of back lamps

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Open a luggage carrier cover / a back door.
2. On the Sedan cars cast away a luggage carrier upholstery in the location of a back lamp.
3. On the Option cars open a cover of the side luggage shelf in the location of a back lamp.
4. Disconnect the electric socket from a back lamp.
5. Press both clamps of a lamp holder in the direction to each other.
6. Take a lamp holder.
7. Press and in this situation turn counterclockwise a faulty bulb for extraction it from the boss.
8. Insert a new bulb into a cartridge, press and in this situation turn clockwise before fixing it in the boss.
9. Insert the holder of bulbs into a back lamp before its fixing.
10. On the Sedan cars establish into place a luggage carrier upholstery.
11. On the Option cars close a cover of the luggage shelf.
12. Close a trunk lid / a back door.

Bulb of illumination of registration plate

On the Sedan cars replacement of a lamp has to be made by the service enterprise "Volkswagen" as the special tool is necessary for access to the case of a lamp. Further the performance order for the Option cars is stated.

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Open a back door.
2. Unscrew screws and remove lamp glass.
3. Take a faulty lamp from a lamp holder and insert a new lamp.
4. Insert lamp glass into the corresponding opening in a back door, at the same time track the correct provision of rubber consolidation and a lamp in general in relation to the next lamps.
5. Not really strongly screw lamp glass fastening screws, at the same time track the correct provision of sealing washers of screws of fastening.
6. Close a back door.

Bulb of an additional lamp of a signal of braking

Elements of fastening of the holder of bulbs of an additional lamp of a signal of braking

1 – plastic spring clamp,
2 – metal holders

Details of an additional lamp of a signal of braking

1 – holder of bulbs,
2 – bulb,
3 – reflector

Additional lamp of a signal of braking on the Option cars


1 – lens,
2 – reflector,
3 – holder of bulbs,
4 – bulb

SEDAN CARS

The additional lamp of a signal of braking is established on the shelf in the lower part of back glass.

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Open a trunk lid.
2. Wring out two plastic spring clamps close to metal holders back and take the holder of bulbs, see rice down. Elements of fastening of the holder of bulbs of an additional lamp of a signal of braking.
3. Disconnect the electric socket from the holder of bulbs.
4. Take from the holder a faulty bulb with a glass socle and insert a new bulb, see rice. Details of an additional lamp of a signal of braking.
5. Connect the electric socket to the holder of bulbs.
6. Install the holder of bulbs in the case, at the same time spring clamps have to rise into place.

OPTION CARS

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove an internal upholstery of a back door.
2. Press ledges of clamps and take the holder of bulbs from an additional lamp of a signal of braking, see rice. An additional lamp of a signal of braking on the Option cars.
3. Take from the holder of bulbs a faulty bulb with a glass socle and on its place establish a new bulb.
4. Insert the holder of bulbs into the case, at the same time spring clamps have to rise into place.
5. Establish an internal upholstery of a back door.