Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.6, VW Jetta II (19E, 1G2, 165) 1.6

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front strut mount on VW GOLF 2 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: strut mount – VW Golf 2. Tools you might need:
Replacement: strut mount – VW Golf 2. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Torque wrench
Combination spanner #19
Drive socket # 19
Drive socket # 22
14.5-mm strut nut socket
HEX bit No.H7
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Crow bar
Hydraulic strut spring compressor
Hydraulic transmission jack
Fender cover
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Strut Mount for GOLF II (19E, 1G1) and other VW models
How to change Anti-Friction Bearing, suspension strut support mounting on VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.8 GTI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Anti-Friction Bearing, suspension strut support mounting
How to change Anti-Friction Bearing, suspension strut support mounting on VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.6 – tips for proper car maintenance
VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.6
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Anti-Friction Bearing, suspension strut support mounting on VW Jetta II (19E, 1G2, 165) 1.6
VW Jetta II (19E, 1G2, 165) 1.6
How to change Repair Kit, suspension strut on VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.8 GTI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Repair Kit, suspension strut
How to change Repair Kit, suspension strut on VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.6 – tips for proper car maintenance
VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.6
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Repair Kit, suspension strut on VW Jetta II (19E, 1G2, 165) 1.6
VW Jetta II (19E, 1G2, 165) 1.6
How to change Supporting Ring, suspension strut bearing on VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.8 GTI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Supporting Ring, suspension strut bearing
How to change Supporting Ring, suspension strut bearing on VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.6 – tips for proper car maintenance
VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.6
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Supporting Ring, suspension strut bearing on VW Jetta II (19E, 1G2, 165) 1.6
VW Jetta II (19E, 1G2, 165) 1.6
How to change Top Strut Mounting on VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.8 GTI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Top Strut Mounting
How to change Top Strut Mounting on VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.6 – tips for proper car maintenance
VW GOLF II (19E, 1G1) 1.6
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Top Strut Mounting on VW Jetta II (19E, 1G2, 165) 1.6
VW Jetta II (19E, 1G2, 165) 1.6
Replacement: strut mount – VW Golf 2. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the mounts of the left and right shock struts of the front suspension.
  • All mounts of the front shock struts should be replaced simultaneously.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: strut mount – VW Golf 2. Take the following steps:
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