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Passat Sedan V6-3.6L (BLV) (2008)

Steering and Suspension > Wheels and Tires > Wheel Bearing > Component Information > Service and Repair > Procedures > Page 6398

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Wheel Bearing: Removal and Replacement

Wheel Bearing Unit

Wheel Bearing Unit

Special tools, testers and auxiliary items required

‹› Torque wrench (V.A.G 1332)

Removing

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Remove the hex bolt for drive axle. Refer to => [ Drive Axle Hex Bolt Connection, Loosening and Tightening ] See: Wheel Hub/Axle Nut/Service
and Repair/Removal and Replacement.

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Remove wheel.

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Remove brake caliper with brake carrier and hang on body using wire.

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Remove ABS wheel speed sensor.

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Remove disc brake.

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Press the drive axle out of the hub as far as possible (in direction of transmission).

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Remove bolts - arrows -.

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Remove wheel bearing unit from wheel bearing housing.

Installing

Installation is performed in the reverse order of removal.

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Install brake caliper. 

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Tighten the drive axle hex bolt.

‹› Vehicle must not be standing on its wheels when doing this, otherwise wheel bearing will be damaged.

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Install ABS wheel speed sensor.

Tightening Specifications

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