Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 1.9 TDI, VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 1.6 FSI, VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 2.0 TDI, VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 1.6, VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 2.0 FSI, VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 1.9 TDI, VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 2.0 TDI 16V, VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 1.9 TDI, VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 2.0 TDI, VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 2.0 EcoFuel, VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 1.4 TSI, VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 1.4 TSI, VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 1.4 TSI EcoFuel, VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 1.6 BiFuel View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear anti roll bar link / rear drop link on VW TOURAN 1 (1T1, 1T2) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: anti roll bar links – VW Touran 1T1 1T2. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #16
XZN socket bit # 6
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Crow bar
Wheel chock
AUTODOC recommends:
  • Replace the stabiliser links on VW Touran 1T1 1T2 in pairs.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for both stabiliser links on the same axle.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: anti roll bar links – VW Touran 1T1 1T2. Recommended sequence of steps:
  1. Step 1
    How to change Anti Roll Bar Links on Touran Mk1 2003 - free PDF and video manuals
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  2. Step 2
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    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts. Use wheel impact socket #17.
  3. Step 3
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    Raise the rear of the car and secure on supports.
  4. Step 4
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    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    Replacement: anti roll bar links – VW Touran 1T1 1T2. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts.
  5. Step 5
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    Remove the wheel.
  6. Step 6
    How to replace Anti Roll Bar Links on VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 2008: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Clean the stabiliser link fasteners. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  7. Step 7
    How hard is it to do yourself: Anti Roll Bar Links replacement on Touran Mk1 1.9 TDI 2009 - download illustrated guide
    Unscrew the fasteners connecting the stabiliser link to the stabiliser bar. Use a combination spanner #16. Use XZN #6. Use a ratchet wrench.
  8. Step 8
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    Unscrew the fastener connecting the stabilizer link to the control arm. Use a combination spanner #16. Use XZN #6. Use a ratchet wrench.
  9. Step 9
    Changing of Anti Roll Bar Links on Touran Mk1 2003 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Remove the stabilizer rod. Use a crowbar.
    Replacement: anti roll bar links – VW Touran 1T1 1T2. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    Examine stabiliser bushes. Replace them if needed.
  10. Step 10
    VW TOURAN 2.0 TDI Anti Roll Bar Links replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Clean the mounting seats of the stabiliser link. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  11. Step 11
    Replacing Anti Roll Bar Links on Touran Mk1 2005 1.9 TDI by yourself
    Install a new rod, tighten the fasteners. Use a crowbar.
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