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
   + 8.1.2. Depreciation rack
   + 8.2. Back suspension bracket
   - 8.3. Wheels and tires
      8.3.2. Instructions on operation of tires
      8.3.3. Check of the gate
      8.3.4. Shift of wheels
      8.3.5. Disks and tires
      8.3.6. Spare wheel
      8.3.7. Replacement of wheels
      8.3.8. Bolty-sekretki for fastening of wheels
      8.3.9. Antisliding chains
      8.3.10. Car raising
+ 9. Steering
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Heating, ventilation
+ 13. Electric equipment

8.3.6. Spare wheel


The spare wheel can be established both on a lobby, and on a back axis.

The spare wheel is intended only for short-term use and follows, as soon as possible to replace it with usual.

After installation of a spare wheel pressure in its tire has to make 4,2 bars.

With the established spare wheel it is impossible to exceed the speed of 80 km/h. It is necessary to avoid the maximum acceleration of the car, intensive braking and sharp turns.

At installation of a spare wheel the road gleam under the corresponding axis decreases approximately by 30 mm.

It is forbidden to apply spare wheels from cars of other types.

It is not allowed to establish two or more spare wheels.