Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 1.9 TDI, VW Transporter V Platform / Chassis (7JD, 7JE, 7JL, 7JY, 7JZ, 7FD) 1.9 TDI, VW Transporter V Van (7HA, 7HH, 7EA, 7EH) 1.9 TDI, VW Transporter V Minibus (7HB, 7HJ, 7EB, 7EJ, 7EF, 7EG, 7HF, 7EC) 1.9 TDI

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear shock absorber on VW T5 TRANSPORTER Van [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: shock absorbers – VW T5 Transporter. Tools you need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Torque wrench
Combination spanner #21
Drive socket # 18
Drive socket # 21
Wheel impact socket #19
Ratchet wrench
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Shock Absorber for Transporter V Van (7HA, 7HH, 7EA, 7EH) and other VW models
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Shock Absorber
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VW Multivan V (7HM, 7HN, 7HF, 7EF, 7EM, 7EN) 1.9 TDI
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Shock Absorber on VW Transporter V Platform / Chassis (7JD, 7JE, 7JL, 7JY, 7JZ, 7FD) 1.9 TDI
VW Transporter V Platform / Chassis (7JD, 7JE, 7JL, 7JY, 7JZ, 7FD) 1.9 TDI
Easy tricks to help you to replace Shock Absorber on VW Transporter V Van (7HA, 7HH, 7EA, 7EH) 1.9 TDI
VW Transporter V Van (7HA, 7HH, 7EA, 7EH) 1.9 TDI
Shock Absorber removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for VW Transporter V Minibus (7HB, 7HJ, 7EB, 7EJ, 7EF, 7EG, 7HF, 7EC) 1.9 TDI
VW Transporter V Minibus (7HB, 7HJ, 7EB, 7EJ, 7EF, 7EG, 7HF, 7EC) 1.9 TDI
Replacement: shock absorbers – VW T5 Transporter. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Both shock absorbers of the rear suspension should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right shock absorbers of the rear suspension.
  • Please note: all work on the car – VW T5 Transporter – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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