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

13:29. Windshield screen wiper engine


Windshield screen wiper

1 – bolt,
2 – drafts,
3 – nut,
4 – crank,
5 – screen wiper brush,
6 – screen wiper lever,
7 – cap,
8 – nut,
9 – engine,
10 – arm

Screen wiper mechanism drive elements

1 – drafts of a screen wiper,
2 – engine crank,
3 – bolts of fastening of the engine of a screen wiper


1. Switch off ignition and remove a weight wire from the accumulator.
2. Remove levers of screen wipers.
3. Remove an air inlet lattice.
4. Unscrew screws and uncover the electronic block under a windshield.
5. Unscrew the nut located in the electronic block.
6. Unscrew the nut located sideways the electronic block, raise the block from rubber laying and move it forward.
7. Disconnect the multicontact electric socket from the engine of screen wipers.
8. Unscrew three bolts fixing the mechanism of screen wipers to a body of the car and remove the mechanism of screen wipers from the car.
9. Remove drafts of screen wipers from an engine crank, see rice. Screen wiper mechanism drive elements.
10. Unscrew a nut of fastening of a crank to an electric motor shaft, at the same time hold a crank from a provorachivaniye. Moving a crank to the parties, remove it from a landing cone of a shaft of the electric motor.
11. Unscrew three bolts and remove the engine from an arm of screen wipers.


Crank with drafts of a screen wiper

1. At installation of the new engine of a screen wiper establish it in a starting position. For this purpose connect the multicontact electric socket to the screen wiper engine and connect a weight wire to the accumulator. Switch on and off an operating mode of screen wipers, at the same time the engine of a screen wiper will be installed in a starting position. Remove a weight wire from the accumulator and disconnect the electric socket from the screen wiper electric motor.
2. Install the electric motor on the mechanism of screen wipers and fix by bolts, having tightened their moment 10 Nanometers.
3. Establish on an electric motor shaft a crank in such situation that it was on one line with drafts of a stekloocha of stitel (see rice. A crank with drafts of a screen wiper). Tighten a nut of fastening of a crank the moment of 20 Nanometers.
4. Fix on a crank of draft of screen wipers.
5. Insert the mechanism of screen wipers into the car and fix by bolts.
6. Install the electronic block into place and fix it by a nut and a bolt.
7. Install a cover on the electronic block and fix it by screws.
8. Establish an air inlet lattice.
9. Install levers of screen wipers and fix them by nuts, having tightened their moment 15 Nanometers.
10. Connect a weight wire to the accumulator.
11. Check work of screen wipers.