Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW PASSAT (3B3) 1.8 T 20V, VW PASSAT Variant (3B6) 1.8 T 20V

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Replacement: wheel bearing – VW Passat B5 Variant. Tools you might need:
Replacement: wheel bearing – VW Passat B5 Variant. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #16
Combination spanner #18
Drive socket # 13
Drive socket # 16
Drive socket # 18
Drive socket # 27
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Ball joint puller
Bush and bearing driver set
Flat Screwdriver
Crow bar
Pin punch
Tap wrench
Hammer
Rubber mallet
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Wheel Bearing for PASSAT Variant (3B6) and other VW models
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Wheel Bearing
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VW PASSAT Variant (3B6) 1.8 T 20V
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Wheel Bearing Kit
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VW PASSAT (3B3) 1.8 T 20V
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VW PASSAT Variant (3B6) 1.8 T 20V
Replacement: wheel bearing – VW Passat B5 Variant. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Do not re-use the bearing assembly of your VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT B5 car.
  • The wheel hub bearing replacement procedure is identical for both wheels on the same axle.
  • Please note: all work on the car – VW Passat B5 Variant – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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