VW Passat B5
since 1996 release
Repair and operation of the car
Foltsvagen Passat B5
+ Maintenance instruction
- 1. Maintenance
1.1. Technical characteristics
- 1.2. Frequency of service
- 1.2.1. Weekly checks and service in way
126.96.36.199. If the engine is not started and the starter does not work
188.8.131.52. If the engine is not started even if the starter works normally
184.108.40.206. Replacement of a wheel
220.127.116.11. Check of tightness of connections
+ 18.104.22.168. Places of weekly checks
22.214.171.124. Identification data of the car
+ 1.3. Engine oil
1.4. Check of the exhaust system
+ 1.5. Engine cooling system
+ 1.6. Spark plugs
1.7. Discharge of water from the fuel filter (diesel engines)
1.8. Replacement of the fuel filter (diesel engines)
1.9. Check of tightness of hoses and effluence of liquid
1.10. Replacement of the filtering element of the air filter
1.11. Check of a condition of a poliklinovy belt
1.12. Maple belts
1.13. Measurement of wear of gear belts on diesel engines
1.14. Box of transfers / main transfer
1.15. Check of a protective cover of a power shaft
1.16. Visual check of tightness of the transmission
1.17. Check of level of oil in the mechanical transmission
1.18. Check of oil in the main transfer of automatic transmissions
1.19. Check/replacement of level of oil in the automatic transmission
1.20. Check of a forward suspension bracket and steering
1.21. Check of dustproof covers of hinges of a forward suspension bracket
1.22. Check of the shock-absorber
1.23. Check of a radiator
1.24. Check of electric chains
+ 1.25. Brake fluid
1.26. Check of front brake shoes
1.27. Check of back brake shoes
1.28. Check of brake hoses
1.29. Check of cables of the emergency brake
1.30. Check of level of liquid in the amplifier of steering
1.31. Dust filter
1.32. Rechargeable battery
1.33. Hinges of doors
+ 1.34. Windscreen washers
1.35. Brushes of screen wipers
1.36. Check of a starting position of the lever of a screen wiper
1.37. Check of a tilt angle of the lever of a screen wiper
1.38. Replacement of the battery in a key of remote control
1.39. Zeroing of the Service-indicator
+ 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
1 – The name plate with designation of model of the car
The name plate with designation of model of the car is strengthened on the right glass of a depreciation rack.
2 – Identification number of the car
Number of the chassis is deciphered as follows:
1 – Code of the producer: VWV = Volkswagen.
2 – Complete set.
3 – Two-place standard code. B = Passat.
4 – Detailed komplektition.
5 – Year of production: W = 1998, X = 1999 etc.
6 – Place of production.
7 – Number of the chassis.
On 5-and 6-cylinder engines number is located on the right on the block of cylinders under the line of the socket of the block and a head of the block. For finding of number on 5-and 6-cylinder engines it is necessary to turn off fastening of a covering of the engine.
In addition number of the engine is put on a bar code sticker on a cover of a gear belt.
The plate contains the following data.
1 – Intra serial number of a product.
2 – Identification number of the car.
3 – Car model code.
4 – Detailed designation of model / Moshch engine nost.
5 – Alphabetic reference of models of the engine and transmission.
6 – Number paint/code of equipment of an interior of salon.
7 – Code of the custom equipment.