Auto Manual of VW Passat B5

VW Passat
The maintenance instruction
- 1. Maintenance service
   1.1. Technical characteristics
    1.2. Periodicity of service
    1.3. Engine oil
   1.4. Exhaust system check
    1.5. System of cooling of the engine
    1.6. Spark plugs
   1.7. Plums 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 вытекания liquids
   1.10. Replacement of a filtering element of the air filter
   1.11. Condition check поликлинового a belt
   1.12. Klinovye belts
   1.13. Measurement of deterioration of gear belts on diesel engines
   1.14. A box of transfers / the main transfer
   1.15. Check of a protective cover of a power shaft
   1.16. Visual check of tightness of a transmission
   1.17. Check of level of oil in a mechanical transmission
   1.18. Oil check in the main transfer of automatic transmissions
   1.19. Check/replacement of level of oil in an automatic transmission
   1.20. Check of a forward suspension bracket and a steering
   1.21. Check of dustproof covers of hinges of a forward suspension bracket
   1.22. Shock-absorber check
   1.23. Radiator check
   1.24. Check of electric chains
    1.25. A brake liquid
   1.26. Check of lobbies brake колодок
   1.27. Check back brake колодок
   1.28. Check of brake hoses
   1.29. Check of cables of a manual brake
   1.30. Check of level of a liquid in the steering amplifier
   1.31. The dust filter
   1.32. The storage battery
   1.33. Hinges of doors
    1.34. Стеклоомыватели
   1.35. Brushes of screen wipers
   1.36. Check of a starting position of the lever of a screen wiper
   1.37. Check of an angle of slope of the lever of a screen wiper
   1.38. Battery replacement in a remote control key
   1.39. Service-indicator zeroing
2. Engines
3. Cooling system
4. Fuel system
5. Engine management
6. An exhaust system
7. Transmission
8. A running gear
9. A steering
10. Brake system
11. A body
12. Heating, ventilation
13. An electric equipment


1. Maintenance service

This section is intended to provide correctness of carrying out of maintenance service of the car, to help to support the car in proper condition and to prolong its service life. If maintenance service was not spent regularly bad work of the engine (incomplete return of capacity, strange behaviour of the engine etc. can become a consequence of it.). In that case it is necessary to execute following actions.

Primary actions:

 – Clear, examine and check up the accumulator;
 – Check up all liquids connected with the engine;
 – Replace spark plugs (petrol engines);
 – Check up a condition and a tension auxiliary приводного a belt;
 – Check up a condition of the air filter and replace, if it is necessary;
 – Check up a condition of all hoses (branch pipes) and their tightness;
 – Check up a condition of a cover and a rotor of the distributor of ignition and high-voltage wires (petrol engines).

If these actions have not appeared effective execute following actions.

Secondary actions:

 – Check up gymnastics system;
 – Check up ignition system;
 – Check up system of prestarting heating;
 – Check up fuel system;
 – Replace a cover and a rotor of the distributor of ignition;
 – Replace high-voltage wires.