VW Tiguan Manuals

Volkswagen Tiguan Service and Repair Manual: Stabilizer Bar, FWD

Overview - Stabilizer Bar, FWD

Volswagen Tiguan. Overview - Stabilizer Bar, FWD

  1. Stabilizer Bar
    • There are different suspension versions.
    • Removing and installing.
  2. Bearing
    • Replace bearings always on both sides of vehicle
  3. Clamp
  4. Bolt
    • 25 Nm + 45º
    • Always replace if removed
    • M8 x 30
    • Tighten uniformly
  5. Wheel Bearing Housing
  6. Nut
    • 40 Nm
    • Always replace if removed
    • Self-locking
    • Counterhold at socket head of bolt when tightening -item 7-
  7. Bolt
  8. Coupling Rod
    • Connects stabilizer to trailing link/wheel bearing housing
  9. Subframe
    • There are different versions.
    • Allocation. Refer to the Parts Catalog.

Stabilizer Bar, Removing and Installing

Special tools and workshop equipment required

  • Torque Wrench 1331 5-50Nm -VAG1331-

Removing

Note

The following work steps are described for the left side of the vehicle. These work steps also apply simultaneously for right side of vehicle.

  • Remove the nut -1- and pull the coupling rod -2- out of the stabilizer bar.

Volswagen Tiguan. N42-10158

Note

Do not loosen bolt -arrow- for tie rod -3-.

  • Remove the bolts -arrows- for the stabilizer bar clamp.
  • Remove the stabilizer bar.

Volswagen Tiguan. A42-0426

Installing

  • Insert stabilizer into vehicle.
  • Tighten the bolts -arrows- for stabilizer clamp uniformly.

Volswagen Tiguan. A42-0426

  • Install the coupling rod -2- in the stabilizer bar and tighten the nut -1-.

Volswagen Tiguan. N42-10158

Tightening Specifications

Component Tightening Specification
Stabilizer bar to subframe
  • Use new bolts.
  • Tighten bolts in curb weight position
25 Nm + 45º
Stabilizer bar to coupling rod
  • Use new nut
40 Nm
    Shock Absorber and Coil Spring, FWD
    Overview - Shock Absorber and Coil Spring, FWD Note Overview - Adaptive Chassis DCC Shock Absorber, FWD. Lower Spring Support Spring end rotated up to stop Assembly Aid Must not be used a ...

    Rear Suspension, AWD, Servicing
    Overview - Rear Axle Note Welding and straightening work on supporting or wheel carrying components of the suspension is not permitted. Always replace self-locking nuts. Bonded rubber bushings h ...

    See More:

    Volkswagen Tiguan Owners Manual > Power locking and closing system: Description of the power locking system
     The power locking system lets you unlock and lock all doors, the rear hatch, and the fuel filler flap: From the outside with the remote control vehicle key. From the outside with Keyless Access ⇒ Unlocking and locking the vehicle from the outside . From the inside with th ...

    Volkswagen Tiguan Owners Manual

    Volkswagen Tiguan Service and Repair Manual

    © 2018-2021 Copyright www.vwtiguan.org - 0.0168