VW Passat repair


+ 1. Ekspluatatsiiya of the car
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Cooling system
+ 5. Power supply system
+ 6. Ignition system
+ 7. Coupling
+ 8. Transmission
+ 9. Drive of forward wheels
+ 10. Suspension brackets
- 11. Steering
   11.1. General information
   11.2. Steering wheel
   - 11.3. Steering column
      11.3.1. Removal
      11.3.2. Assembly and installation
   11.4. Regulator of provision of height of a steering column
   + 11.5. Replacement of protective covers of steering transfer
   + 11.6. Steering transfer
   11.7. Adjustment of position of steering drafts
   11.8. Replacement of steering drafts
   11.9. Replacement of tips of steering drafts
   + 11.10. Adjustment люфта steering transfer
   11.11. Replacement of liquid of the hydraulic amplifier of a steering
   + 11.12. Pump of the hydraulic booster of a steering
   11.13. Adjustment of a tension of belts of drives of auxiliary units
+ 12. Brake system
+ 13. Wheels and tires
+ 14. Systems of heating, ventilation and conditioning
+ 15. Electric equipment
+ 16. Body
+ 17. Electric circuits


Repair B3-B4/Passat B3-B4 Volkswagen Passat>> Steering>> Steering column>> Removal
Removal make in the following order:
– disconnect a "minus" wire from the plug of the storage battery;
– remove a steering wheel;
– стверните screws also remove the top and bottom casings of a steering column;

       PREVENTION
For fastening bolts with a cut-off head which are necessary for drilling are used.

– having unscrewed three screws, remove from a steering column switches and disconnect electric sockets;
– turn on and remove the bottom furnish of the dashboard and the panel shelf from the driver;
– remove a pocket from the driver;
– disconnect the electric contact socket from the ignition lock.
– unscrew bolts of fastening of a steering column;

Fig. 11.4. Steering column: 1–top steering shaft; 2–a supporting ring; 3–transitional plug; 4–washer; 5–nut; 6–button of a sound signal; 7–case of a steering column; 8–bolt; 9–bottom bearing; 10-spring; 11-universal hinge


– unscrew a bolt of fastening top and bottom universal hinges 11 (fig. 11.4) and take a steering column from the car;

Fig. 11.5. Arrangement of screws of fastening of the switch of turns


– having unscrewed three screws of fastening (fig. 11.5) , remove the switch of turns and disconnect from it the electric socket;

Fig. 11.6. Lock of ignition and switches of a steering column: 1–case of the lock of ignition; 2–a supporting ring; 3–steering shaft; 4–contact group of the lock; 5–contact ring; 6–cylinder of the lock of ignition; 7–spring; 8–tightening rings; 9–pipe of a steering column


– take from a steering column a coupling ring, a spring 8 (fig. 11.6) and a contact ring 6;
– unscrew the screw of fastening of the case of the lock of ignition and remove the ignition lock, having shifted it up on a steering column;

Fig. 11.7. A place for opening drilling in diameter of 3 mm for removal of the cylinder of the lock of ignition (а=12 mm, mm b=10)


– for replacement of the cylinder 7 of the lock of ignition drill an opening in diameter of 3 mm in a point specified fig. 11.7 ;
– through an opening press a spring of the cylinder of the lock of ignition and take the lock cylinder;
– insert the new cylinder of the lock into the case and, having turned a key in the cylinder of the lock of ignition, hook on the cylinder with the limiter;
– take flat-nose pliers laying and take a spring and a contact ring;
– take being supported ring;
– unscrew tightening a bolt, a fixing intermediate shaft by the bottom end of a steering shaft;
– take a steering shaft and remove a spring.
– for replacement of the bottom bearing of a steering column take it down from the case of a steering column.
– establish the new bearing, entering it into place in the column basis, using the corresponding tubular opravka.
– check a condition of details and, if necessary, replace the worn-out.