When to replace the Air Filter on your VW GOLF
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Air Filter : 12 month / 15000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW GOLF VIII Variant (CG5) 2.0 GTI, VW GOLF VIII Variant (CG5) 2.0 TDI, VW GOLF VIII Variant (CG5) 2.0 TDI, VW GOLF VIII Variant (CG5) 2.0 TSI, VW GOLF VIII Variant (CG5) 2.0 TSI 4motion, VW GOLF VIII Variant (CG5) 2.0 TDI 4motion View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.
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Tools
Replacement: air filter – VW GOLF VIII Variant (CG5). List of the tools you'll need:
Torx bit T25
Ratchet wrench
Microfibre towel
Fender cover
Replacement: air filter – VW GOLF VIII Variant (CG5). Tip from AUTODOC:
  • Follow the terms, recommendations and requirements of the part operation provided by the manufacturer.
  • Please note: all work on the car – VW GOLF VIII Variant (CG5) – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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