Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
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The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front wheel bearing / front hub bearing on VW GOLF 5 (1K1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Wheel Bearing for Golf V Hatchback (1K1) and other VW models
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Cap, wheel bearing
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Wheel Bearing
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Wheel Bearing Kit
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Tools
Replacement: wheel bearing – VW Golf 5. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Drive socket # 16
Drive socket # 24
Drive socket # 27
Torx bit T30
HEX bit No.H7.
XZN socket bit # 12
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Tap wrench
Crow bar
Wheel chock
Replacement: wheel bearing – VW Golf 5. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Do not re-use the bearing assembly of your VW Golf 5 car.
  • The wheel hub bearing replacement procedure is identical for both wheels on the same axle.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: wheel bearing – VW Golf 5. Take the following steps:
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