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

Transmission and Drivetrain > Drive Axles, Bearings and Joints > Wheel Bearing > Component Information > Service and Repair > Procedures > Page 4107

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‹› Removing and installing, refer to => [ Drive Axle with CV Joint ] See: Axle Shaft Assembly/Service and Repair/Removal and

Replacement/Drive Axle With CV Joint. 

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Nut

‹› M12 x 1.5 x 80

‹› 70 Nm + 90° turn

‹› Self-locking.

‹› Always replace after removal.

Wheel Bearing Housing

Wheel Bearing Housing

Special tools, testers and auxiliary items required

‹› Ball joint puller (3287A)

‹› Torque wrench (V.A.G 1332)

‹› Engine/transmission jack (V.A.G 1383 A)

‹› Angle wrench (V.A.G 1756)

‹› Spreader (3424)

Removing

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Remove the drive axle bolt.

‹› Hex head bolt, refer to => [ Drive Axle Hex Bolt Connection, Loosening and Tightening ] See: Wheel Hub/Axle Nut/Service and Repair/Removal

and Replacement. 

‹› Twelve point bolt, refer to => [ Drive Axle Twelve-Point Bolt, Loosening and Tightening ] See: Wheel Hub/Axle Nut/Service and

Repair/Procedures.

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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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Now remove cover plate from wheel bearing housing.

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Loosen nut of track rod ball joint, but do not unscrew yet.

‹› To protect thread, screw nut on pin a few turns.

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Press off track rod ball joint from wheel bearing housing using (3287A) and now unscrew nut.

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