Passat Sedan V6-3.6L (BLV) (2008)
Note: For the sake of a better illustration, only the left side of the vehicle is shown.
To locate subframe, locating fixtures T10096 must be screwed in one after the other on both sides of vehicle at positions - 1 - and - 2 -.
Location position of subframe with locating fixtures T10096.
Note: Locating pins T10096 must only be tightened to maximum of 20 Nm, otherwise threads of locating pins may be damaged.
Replace subframe bolts one after the other on both sides using locating fixtures T10096 and tighten them to 20 Nm.
Position of subframe is now secured.
Lower subframe approximately 10 cm using engine/transmission jack V.A.G. 1383 A.
Front bonded rubber bushing, removing
Install special tools as depicted in the illustration.
1- Nut T10263/5
2- Press piece T10356/1
4- Tube T10356/2
5- Hydraulic Press VAS 6178 with Pressure Head T10205/13
6- Nut T10263/5
7- Spindle T10263/4
Pretension special tools.
Pull out bonded rubber bushing by operating pump.
The bearing outer race is sheared off when the bonded rubber bushing is removed. There is a loud crack when this happens.
After removing the bonded rubber bushing, it must be removed from the Tube T10356/2 by tapping lightly with a hammer.
Pull in front bonded rubber bushing