Auto Manual of VW Passat B5

VW Passat
The maintenance instruction
- 1. Maintenance service
   1.1. Technical characteristics
   - 1.2. Periodicity of service
      - 1.2.1. Weekly checks and service in a way If the engine is not started and the starter does not work If the engine is not started, even if the starter works normally Towage Wheel replacement Check of tightness of connections
 Places of weekly checks The identification data of the car
    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

49e3918c Check of tightness of connections

Presence of pools on a floor of garage or the engine or obvious humidity under a cowl or on the bottom part of the car assumes leak which is necessary for finding and immediately to eliminate. Can be sometimes difficult to define a leak place, especially, if the motor compartment is strongly polluted. Oil or liquid leak can be taken down also back air stream under the car, making false impression of where leak is.

The oil pallet

Engine oil can filter from a drain stopper.

Oil from the filter

Oil can filter through the basis of the oil filter.

Oil from a transmission

Oil can filter through consolidation on the internal ends of power shafts.


Antifreeze leak often leaves a transparent touch.

Brake liquid

Leaks in wheels can be only from a brake liquid.

Liquid for the steering amplifier

The liquid for the steering amplifier can filter from pipe connections on a management regiment.