VW Passat B5

since 1996 release

Repair and operation of the car

Foltsvagen Passat B5
+ Maintenance instruction
+ 1. Maintenance
+ 2. Engines
- 3. Cooling system
   3.2. Dolivka of cooling liquid
   3.3. Composition of mix of cooling liquid
   3.4. Replacement of cooling liquid
   3.5. Thermostat
   3.6. Radiator
   3.7. Water pump (engines 1,8-I and 1,6-I ADP)
   3.8. Cooling system hoses
   3.9. Malfunctions of the 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

3.8. Cooling system hoses


Check a condition of hoses of the cooling system and at defect detection, replace a hose as follows.

1. Merge cooling liquid from the cooling system.
2. Remove collars of fastening of hoses and shift collars on a hose. Having pulled a hose, remove it from the union.
If the hose is not removed from the union, then at the same time with removal, turn a hose in the parties. At removal of hoses of the cooling system from a radiator be careful since union on a radiator fragile.
3. Install a hose on the union and fix it by a collar.
4. Fill in cooling liquid in the cooling system.
5. Check tightness of the cooling system.