VW Passat B5

since 1996 release

Repair and operation of the car

Foltsvagen Passat B5
+ Maintenance instruction
+ 1. Maintenance
- 2. Engines
   2.2. General information
   2.3. Lower mudguard of a motor compartment
   + 2.4. Four-cylinder petrol engine
   + 2.5. Diesel engine 1,9-I-TDI
   + 2.6. Drive of the gas-distributing mechanism
   - 2.7. Engine 2,8-I-V6
      2.7.2. Removal and installation of a head of the block of cylinders
      2.7.3. Check of a compression in engine cylinders
      2.7.4. Check of the engine by means of the vacuum gage
      2.7.5. Removal and installation of a poliklinovy belt
      2.7.6. General recommendations about engine oils
      2.7.7. Circulation of engine oil
      2.7.8. Check of pressure of oil and sensor of pressure of oil
      2.7.9. Removal and installation of the oil pallet
      2.7.10. Start of the engine after capital repairs
      2.7.11. The main malfunctions at start of the engine
      2.7.12. Main malfunctions of the lubrication system
+ 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

2.7.10. Start of the engine after capital repairs

1. On the engine installed in a motor compartment of the car check levels of engine oil and cooling liquid. Check that all earlier removed wires and hoses are established on the places.
2. Disconnect the electric socket from the fuel pump.
3. Unscrew spark plugs and disconnect the electric socket from the ignition coil. Turn the engine a starter until the control lamp of pressure of oil does not go out then screw in spark plugs and connect electric sockets to the coil of ignition and the fuel pump.
4. Start the engine. Start of the engine can be more long, than usually because of shutdown of fuel system.
5. During the operation of the engine idling check lack of leak of fuel, cooling liquid and oil. At this stage of operation of the engine can observe ся a smell and smoke from heated parts of the engine at burning out of the oil which got on the engine at assembly.
6. The engine has to idle until cooling liquid does not heat up that will be felt through the top hose of a radiator. Then switch off the engine. After cooling of the engine check the level of oil and cooling liquid.
7. At installation in the engine of new pistons, piston rings or bearings of a bent shaft it is necessary to make an engine running in during the run of the first 800 km. Do not operate the engine with completely open butterfly valve or under big loading with a low frequency of rotation of the engine. It is recommended to replace oil and an oil filter at the end of the running in period.