Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW POLO (9N_) 1.4 16V, VW POLO (9N_) 1.4 16V, VW POLO (9N_) 1.2 12V, VW POLO (9N_) 1.4 16V, VW POLO (9N_) 1.4 FSI, VW POLO (9N_) 1.6 16V, VW POLO (9N_) 1.2 12V, VW POLO (9N_) 1.4, VW POLO (9N_) 1.4 BiFuel View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Tools
Replacement: ignition coil – VW Polo 9N. Tools you'll need:
Torx bit T30
High-temperature anti-seize lubricant
Electronic spray
Flat screwdriver
Torque wrench
Fender cover
Ignition coil removal tool
Replacement: ignition coil – VW Polo 9N. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
  • The replacement procedure is the same for the ignition coils of all cylinders.
Replacement: ignition coil – VW Polo 9N. Use the following procedure:
  1. Step 1
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    Open the hood.
  2. Step 2
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    Use a fender protection cover to prevent damaging paintwork and plastic parts of the car.
  3. Step 3
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    Disconnect the breather hose. Raise the positive crankcase ventilation hose.
  4. Step 4
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    Undo the engine cover screws (4 pieces).
  5. Step 5
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    Remove the engine cover. Use Torx T30.
  6. Step 6
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    Undo the plastic locking tabs of the ignition coil connector.
  7. Step 7
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    Pry up the ignition coil. Use a flat screwdriver.
  8. Step 8
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    Take out the ignition coil from the spark plug well. Use an ignition coil remover.
  9. Step 9
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    Detach the connector from the ignition coil.
  10. Step 10
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    Treat the ignition coil tip. Use high-temperature grease.
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