Auto Manual of VW Passat B5

VW Passat
The maintenance instruction
1. Maintenance service
2. Engines
3. Cooling system
4. Fuel system
5. Engine management
6. An exhaust system
7. Transmission
8. A running gear
- 9. A steering
   9.2. A safety pillow
   9.3. A steering wheel
   9.4. Cross-section steering draught
   9.5. Installation of the pump of the amplifier of a steering
   9.6. Corners of installation of forward wheels
   9.7. The basic malfunctions of a suspension bracket and a steering
10. Brake system
11. A body
12. Heating, ventilation
13. An electric equipment


9.3. A steering wheel

Steering wheel elements (with four spokes)

1 – a steering wheel,
2 – a bolt with corrugated deepening on a turn-key basis, 60 Nanometers,
3 – a bolt, 75 Nanometers,
4 – the screw, 5 Nanometers,
5 – a fixing plate,
6 – a pillow of safety,
7 – an one-contact socket of a pillow of safety

The prevention

The bolt 2 has a sheeting and can be used no more than five times.

At installation of a bolt 3 it is desirable to replace a bolt with шестигранной a head with a bolt with corrugated deepening on a turn-key basis.


1. Remove a pillow of safety from the central part of a steering wheel.
2. Establish forward wheels for movement directly forward. Thus the steering wheel should be on the average position.
3. Using a marker or a paint, note mutual position of a steering wheel and a steering shaft.
4. Unscrew the central bolt of fastening of a steering wheel and remove a steering wheel from a steering shaft.


1. Establish a steering wheel on шлицы a steering shaft so that the labels put before removal of a steering wheel have coincided. At steering wheel installation forward wheels of the car should be established in position of rectilinear movement, and the switch of turns should be in neutral position.
2. Fix a steering wheel a bolt with corrugated deepening on a turn-key basis and tighten its moment of 60 Nanometers.
3. Establish a safety pillow.
4. Spend a control trip. At car movement as the crow flies steering wheel spokes should be in horizontal position. Otherwise remove a steering wheel and at installation displace it in the corresponding party. Check up and, if necessary, adjust corners of installation of wheels.
5. Check up work of a sound signal and automatic return of the switch of turns to neutral position after turn passage.