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Volkswagen Tiguan Service and Repair Manual: Central Locking

Component Location Overview - Central Locking Components

Volswagen Tiguan. Component Location Overview - Central Locking Components

  1. Comfort System Central Control Module -J393-
    • Installed location: under the instrument panel on the front passenger side
    • Removing.
  2. Connector Station
    • Component location: right A-pillar.
    • Loosen the boot on the pillar to disconnect the connector.
  3. Front Passenger Door Control Module -J387-
    • Integrated in window regulator motor.
    • Removing.
  4. Front Passenger Central Locking Lock Unit -F221-
    • Door lock is secured to subframe.
    • Electrical central locking system is integrated in door lock.
    • Removing
  5. Connector Station
    • Component location: right B-pillar
    • To disconnect the connector, loosen the boot at the pillar
  6. Right Rear Door Control Module -J389-
    • Integrated in window regulator motor.
    • Removing.
  7. Right Rear Central Locking Lock Unit -F223-
    • Door lock is secured to subframe.
    • Electrical central locking system is integrated in door lock.
    • Removing.
  8. Fuel Filler Door Unlock Motor -V155-
    • Installed location: on the fuel filler door unit
  9. Rear Lid Connector Station
    • Installed location: behind the luggage compartment trim panel on the left side
    • Removing and installing.
  10. Release Button In Rear Lid Handle -E234-
  11. Rear Lid Lock Unit -F256-
    • Component location: bolted to the rear lid
    • Removing and installing.
  12. Left Rear Central Locking Lock Unit -F222-
    • Door lock is secured to subframe.
    • Electrical central locking system is integrated in door lock.
    • Removing.
  13. Left Rear Door Control Module -J388-
    • Integrated in window regulator motor.
    • Removing.
  14. Connector Station
    • Component location: left B-pillar
    • To disconnect the connector, loosen the boot at the pillar
  15. Driver Central Locking Lock Unit -F220-
    • Door lock is secured to subframe.
    • Electrical central locking system is integrated in door lock.
    • Removing.
  16. Driver Door Control Module -J386-
    • Integrated in window regulator motor.
    • Removing.
  17. Central Window Regulator Switch In Driver Door -E189-
    • Component location: installed in the door trim panel.
    • Window regulator central switch, removing and installing.
  18. Connector Station
    • Component location: left A-pillar
    • Loosen the boot on the pillar to disconnect the connector.
  19. Engine Hood Contact Switch -F266-
    • Contact Switch, Removing and installing.
    • Component location: on the latch
    • Lid Latch, Removing and installing.
  20. Alarm Horn -H12-
    • Component location: inside the plenum chamber
    • Removing.

Remote Control Key Battery, Foldable, Removing and Installing

Volswagen Tiguan. Remote Control Key Battery, Foldable, Removing and Installing

  1. Key with Variable Code Transponder
  2. Radio Frequency Unit - Upper Section
    • Version also with 3 buttons
  3. LED
    • This LED must blink when operating the remote control
    • If LED does not blink when remote control is operated, the battery is completely discharged and must be replaced:
  4. Battery
    • Battery, removing.
    • Battery, installing.
  5. Radio Frequency Unit - Lower Section

Removing

Volswagen Tiguan. Remote Control Key Battery, Foldable, Removing and Installing

  • Insert screwdriver in the slot between radio-frequency unit -1- and key -2-.
  • Turn the screwdriver in the direction of the -arrow- to remove the radio frequency unit from the key.

Volswagen Tiguan. Remote Control Key Battery, Foldable, Removing and Installing

  • Press radio frequency unit -1- apart with key bit on key -2-.

Volswagen Tiguan. Remote Control Key Battery, Foldable, Removing and Installing

  • Use a screwdriver to unclip battery -1- out of holders -2- in direction of -arrow-.

Installing

Note

  • Before installing the battery, one of the buttons must be pushed.
  • This resets the radio-frequency unit, and it can now recognize the new battery.

Keep the correct polarity and position when installing the batteries.

  • Place battery -1- in radio-frequency unit -2- with positive terminal downward (positive terminal is marked in housing).
  • Press the battery lightly to secure it in the radio frequency unit.
  • Install the cover on the radio frequency unit without damaging the seal.
  • Then lock radio-frequency unit with key.

Keys, Adapting

The keys are adapting using the Vehicle Diagnostic Tester.

  • Select "Guided Fault Finding" on the Vehicle Diagnostic Tester.
  • Select "Function/Component Selection" using the GO TO button.

Volswagen Tiguan. Keys, Adapting

Special Tools

Volswagen Tiguan. Special Tools

Special tools and workshop equipment required

  • Wrench - Door Adjusting -3320-
  • Joint for 3320 Tool -3320/1-
  • Wrench - Door Adjusting - Box Wrench -3320/2-
  • Wrench - Door Adjusting - Box Wrench -3320/3-
  • Roller - 3356-
  • Torque Wrench 1331 5-50Nm -VAG1331-
  • Gauge - Gap Adjustment -3371-
  • Cylinder Head Bolt Socket -3410-
  • Trim Removal Wedge -3409-

Volswagen Tiguan. Special Tools

  • Torque Wrench 1331 5-50Nm -VAG1331-
  • Cylinder Head Bolt Socket -3410-
  • Roller -3356-
  • Trim Removal Wedge -3409-
  • Wiring Harness Repair Set - Hot Air Blower -VAS1978/14A-
  • Adhesive Strip Remover -VAS6349-

Volswagen Tiguan. Special Tools

Lock Cylinder Housing

  • Assembly Tool -T10389-
    Door Components
    Tools Special tools and workshop equipment required Torque Wrench 1331 5-50Nm -VAG1331- Cylinder Head Bolt Socket -3410- Roller -3356- Trim Removal Wedge -3409- Wiring Harness Repair Set - Hot A ...

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