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

8.3.7. Replacement of wheels



Disks from light alloys are protected from corrosion by a transparent varnish. Be careful not to damage a varnish covering. At damage of a covering, cover a disk with a varnish coat.

Galvanized wheel bolts can be applied only on steel stamped disks.

Disks from light alloys fasten only the chromeplated wheel bolts on which there is a conic rotating washer. This washer established under a bolt head protects a disk surface when tightening bolts.

Before a vvinchivaniye, do not grease a carving of bolts of fastening of a wheel.

Standard bolts of fastening of wheels have the sizes – M14x1,5x27,5. Size of a turnkey head of 17 mm.

You make tightening of bolts of fastening of a wheel evenly in several stages in the diagonal sequence.

Moment of tightening of bolts of fastening of a wheel of 120 Nanometers.

1. Take off a decorative cap of a wheel. For this purpose use mount and a wire bracket from tool kit. The wire bracket is established on an opening of a cap or on an edge. Miss mount through a bracket and, having pulled mount from a wheel, take off a cap.
2. On the car standing on the earth tighten the emergency brake and weaken bolts of fastening of a wheel.
3. Lift the relevant party of the car and fix on supports.
4. Unscrew the top bolt of fastening of a wheel.
5. On its place screw in an adjusting pin. Use of an adjusting pin facilitates installation of a spare wheel.
6. For an exception of "prikipaniye" of disks of wheels to a nave, before installation of a wheel, apply a thin film of lubricant on the nave fillet aligning a wheel disk.