Passat Sedan V6-3.6L (BLV) (2008)
Release Tool Set
The release tool set (VAS 1978/35) is used to release the various primary and secondary locking mechanisms on VW-group vehicles. The set consists
of 26 different tools which can be used to professionally release or assemble e.g. round connector systems, flat terminals with one or two locks as well
as single wire seals.
The application of the correct release tools to the respective locks can be found in the table in user instructions for VAS 1978/35.
Crimping pliers (VAS 1978/1A) or crimping pliers (base tool) (VAS 1978/1-2) together with exchangeable head 0.35 - 2.5mm/2 (VAS 1978/1-1) or
exchangeable head 4.0 - 6.0mm/2 (VAS 1978/2A) from wiring harness repair kit is used to compress the crimp connections.
Compressing crimp connections using (VAS 1978/1A). Refer to => [ Wire Break with Dual Repair Point ] See: Service and Repair/Procedures/Wire
Break With Dual Repair Point.
The following exchangeable heads can be obtained for (VAS 1978/1-2):
‹› Exchangeable head 0.35 mm2 - 2.5 mm2 (VAS 1978/1-1)
‹› Exchangeable head 4.0 mm2 - 6.0 mm2 (VAS 1978/2A)
‹› Exchangeable head for JPT-terminal (VAS 1978/9-1)
In conjunction with (VAS 1978/9-1), crimp pliers is used to crimp terminals onto individual wires when repairing wiring cross-sections up to 0.35
mm2. Refer to => [ Wires with Diameter up to 0.35 mm, Repairing ] See: Service and Repair/Procedures/Wires With Diameter up to 0.35 mm 2,
Changing exchangeable head:
Open crimp pliers completely.
Disengage both locking pins - arrows - from crimp pliers basic tool.