Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW Transporter IV Van (70A, 70H, 7DA, 7DH) 2.5 TDI, VW Transporter IV Platform / Chassis (70E, 70L, 70M, 7DE, 7DL) 2.5 TDI

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Replacement: front upper arm – VW Transporter T4. List of the tools you'll need:
Replacement: front upper arm – VW Transporter T4. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Drive socket # 18
Drive socket # 21
Combination spanner #18
Combination spanner #21
Combination spanner #24
Combination spanner #27
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Pin punch
Hammer
Crow bar
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Control Arm for Transporter IV Minibus (70B, 70C, 7DB, 7DK, 70J, 70K, 7DC, 7DJ) and other VW models
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Link Set, wheel suspension
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VW Transporter IV Van (70A, 70H, 7DA, 7DH) 2.5 TDI
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Link Set, wheel suspension on VW Transporter IV Platform / Chassis (70E, 70L, 70M, 7DE, 7DL) 2.5 TDI
VW Transporter IV Platform / Chassis (70E, 70L, 70M, 7DE, 7DL) 2.5 TDI
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Rod / Strut, wheel suspension
How to change Rod / Strut, wheel suspension on VW Transporter IV Van (70A, 70H, 7DA, 7DH) 2.5 TDI – tips for proper car maintenance
VW Transporter IV Van (70A, 70H, 7DA, 7DH) 2.5 TDI
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Rod / Strut, wheel suspension on VW Transporter IV Platform / Chassis (70E, 70L, 70M, 7DE, 7DL) 2.5 TDI
VW Transporter IV Platform / Chassis (70E, 70L, 70M, 7DE, 7DL) 2.5 TDI
How to change Track Control Arm on VW T4 Transporter 2.5 TDI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Track Control Arm
How to change Track Control Arm on VW Transporter IV Van (70A, 70H, 7DA, 7DH) 2.5 TDI – tips for proper car maintenance
VW Transporter IV Van (70A, 70H, 7DA, 7DH) 2.5 TDI
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Track Control Arm on VW Transporter IV Platform / Chassis (70E, 70L, 70M, 7DE, 7DL) 2.5 TDI
VW Transporter IV Platform / Chassis (70E, 70L, 70M, 7DE, 7DL) 2.5 TDI
Replacement: front upper arm – VW Transporter T4. AUTODOC recommends:
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the right and left upper control arms.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: front upper arm – VW Transporter T4. Recommended sequence of steps:
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