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Volkswagen Tiguan Service and Repair Manual: Lock Carrier

Tools

Required Special Tools and Equipment

Special tools and workshop equipment required

  • Guide Pins -T10093
  • Torque Wrench 1331 5-50Nm -VAG1331-
  • Torque Wrench 1332 40-200Nm -VAG1332

Overview - Lock Carrier

Volswagen Tiguan. Overview - Lock Carrier

  1. Lock Carrier with Attachments
    • Removing and installing
    • Service position
  2. Screw
    • Tightening specification: 2 Nm
    • Quantity: 2
  3. Air Duct
  4. Bolt
    • Tightening specification: 8 Nm
    • 2 per page
  5. Bolt
    • Tightening specification: 8 Nm
    • 1 per side
  6. Left Bracket
  7. Driver Front Airbag Crash Sensor
    • Not for all countries
    • Left and right
    • For driver front airbag crash sensor
    • For passenger front airbag crash sensor
  8. Bolt
    • Tightening specification: 6 Nm
  9. Crossmember
  10. Left Air Vent
  11. Lower Air Vent
  12. Right Air Vent
  13. Bolt
    • Tightening specification: 8 Nm
    • Quantity: 2
  14. Lock Support
  15. Lock
  16. Left Bracket
  17. Bolt
    • Tightening specification: 12 Nm.
    • Quantity: 2

Service Position

Moving into Service Position

Volswagen Tiguan. Moving into Service Position

  • Remove the front bumper cover (18º slope angle).
  • Remove the front bumper cover (28º slope angle).
  • In vehicles with charge air cooler, loosen the pressure hoses.
  • Remove the bolts -4- at left and right longitudinal member.
  • Remove rear bolt -5- from the left and right headlamp.
  • Install the Guide Pins - T 10093- on the left and right longitudinal member.
  • Remover the left and right bolts -2- at the top of the brackets -3-.
  • The lock carrier -1- with the brackets -3- can be pulled approximately 10 cm forward onto the Guide Pins -T10093-.

Service Position, Resetting

Install in reverse order of removal.

  • For bolt tightening specifications, see the overview.
  • Align the lock carrier with the attachments on the longitudinal members and between the fenders.
  • Secure the headlamp and check the headlamp setting.

Note

  • Make sure that pressure hoses for charge air cooler are re-engaged correctly.
  • Hoses and lines must not be pinched.

Pressure Hoses, Removing

Volswagen Tiguan. Pressure Hoses, Removing

  • Disengage connector coupling -1- and disconnect pressure hose -2- in direction of -arrow- from coupling.
  • When connecting the pressure hoses, make sure that the connector coupling engages audibly.

Lock Carrier with Attachments, Removing and Installing

Removing

Note

  • The lock carrier is a safety-related component and for this reason it may not be serviced.
  • If damaged, replace the lock carrier.

Volswagen Tiguan. Lock Carrier with Attachments, Removing and Installing

  • Bring the lock carrier and its attachments into the service position -1-.
  • Disconnect the any connectors present.
  • Disconnect the connector for the crash sensor.
  • Drain the coolant and disconnect the coolant line.
  • Disconnect the condenser lines.
  • With a second technician, remove the Guide Pins -T10093- from the longitudinal member on left and right sides and lift out the lock carrier.

WARNING

Do not start the engine whenever the A/C system or coolant lines are disconnected.

Note

  • Do not hang the condenser and hydraulic oil cooler by the lines.
  • Do not kink the condenser and hydraulic lines.

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal.

  • Make sure that all plug- and hose connections are correctly installed when re-assemble.
  • The brackets on the longitudinal member must be installed.
  • For bolt tightening specifications, see the overview.
  • Align the lock carrier with the longitudinal members and between the fenders.
  • Secure the headlamp and check the headlamp setting.

Overview - Bracket for Bumper Bracket

Volswagen Tiguan. Overview - Bracket for Bumper Bracket

  1. Bracket
    • Left and right
  2. Bolt
    • Quantity: 2 on each side
    • Tightening specification: 55 Nm
    Body front
    ...

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