Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
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The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear wheel bearing on VW GOLF 2 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Wheel Bearing for GOLF II (19E, 1G1) and other VW models
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Wheel Bearing Kit
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Wheel Bearing
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Shaft Seal, wheel bearing
Tools
Replacement: wheel bearing – VW Golf 2. Tools you might need:
WD-40 spray
Multipurpose grease
All-purpose cleaning spray
Copper grease
Torque wrench
Drive socket # 30
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Bush and bearing driver set
Flat screwdriver
Flat chisel
Hammer
Pliers
Crow bar
Rubber mallet
Wheel chock
Replacement: wheel bearing – VW Golf 2. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Do not re-use the bearing assembly of your VW Golf 2 car.
  • The wheel hub bearing replacement procedure is identical for both wheels on the same axle.
  • Please note: all work on the car – VW Golf 2 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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