Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW TOURAN (1T3) 1.4 TSI, VW TOURAN (1T3) 2.0 TDI, VW TOURAN (1T3) 1.6 TDI, VW TOURAN (1T3) 1.2 TSI, VW TOURAN (1T3) 2.0 TDI, VW TOURAN (1T3) 2.0 TDI, VW TOURAN (1T3) 1.6 TDI, VW TOURAN (1T3) 1.4 TSI, VW TOURAN (1T3) 1.4 TSI EcoFuel, VW TOURAN (1T3) 2.0 TDI View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear shock absorber on VW TOURAN 1t3 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: shock absorbers – VW Touran 1T3. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Combination spanner #16
Combination spanner #21
Drive socket # 16
Drive socket # 21
Hydraulic transmission jack
Copper grease
Adjustable wrench
Torque wrench
Wheel impact socket #17
Wheel chock
Replacement: shock absorbers – VW Touran 1T3. Tip from AUTODOC:
  • 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.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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