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
- 12. Brake system
   12.1. Technical characteristics
   12.2. General information
   + 12.3. Maintenance
   + 12.4. Replacement of forward brake shoes
   12.5. Replacement of a forward support
   12.6. Replacement of a forward brake disk
   12.7. Replacement of a brake drum and back brake shoes on brakes of drum-type type
   12.8. Wheel cylinder of the back brake mechanism
   12.9. Replacement of brake shoes on back disk brakes
   12.10. Replacement of a support of the back brake mechanism
   12.11. Pressure regulator
   12.12. Main brake cylinder
   12.13. Tubes and hoses of brake system
   12.14. Air removal from a hydraulic actuator of brake system
   + 12.15. Anti-blocking system of brakes (ABS)
   12.16. Brake pedal
   12.17. Lever of the parking brake
   12.18. Cables of the parking brake
   12.19. Adjustment of the parking brake
   12.20. Vacuum amplifier of brakes
   12.21. Stoplight switch
   12.22. Elimination of noise of brakes
+ 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>> Brake system>> Adjustment of the parking brake
Adjustment of the parking brake carry out only after replacement of a cable of the parking brake, a support, brake shoes or brake disks, for what:
— fix forward wheels, will hang out a back part of the car and fix it on basic racks;
— remove the top decorative furnish of the lever;
— remove a back part of the central console.
For adjustment of the parking brake of back brakes of drum-type type make the following:
— completely release the lever of the parking brake;
— squeeze out a brake pedal against the stop then tighten the lever of the hand brake on four clicks on a ratchet;
— release a lock-nut and tighten an adjusting nut of a cable on one party so that the back wheel on this party was hardly turned manually;
— release the handle of the parking brake and check that the wheel on this party rotates freely;
— tighten a lock-nut of a regulator of a cable;
— similarly perform operation of adjustment on the second wheel;
— establish into place a back part of the central console and the top decorative overlay of the lever.
For adjustment of the parking brake of back brakes of disk type make the following:
— completely release the lever of the parking brake;
— weaken a lock-nut and unscrew adjusting nuts so that both levers on a support moved to an emphasis. Thus carving parts of cables hold a screw-driver;

Fig. 12.31. Adjustment of the parking brake on cars with back disk brakes


— tighten adjusting nuts so that levers on a support departed from an emphasis no more than on 1,5 mm (fig. 12.31) . Thus carving parts of cables hold a screw-driver;
— tighten lay a brake and check that back wheels are not turned, then release the lever of the parking brake and be convinced that back wheels rotate freely;
— establish into place a back part of the central console and the top decorative overlay of the lever.