Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.6, VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 1.6, VW Caddy III Van (2KA, 2KH, 2CA, 2CH) 1.6, VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 1.6, VW Caddy III Estate (2KB, 2KJ, 2CB, 2CJ) 1.6

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear wheel bearing / rear hub bearing on VW GOLF 5 (1K1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Wheel Bearing for Golf V Hatchback (1K1) and other VW models
How to change Cap, wheel bearing on Golf 5 1.9 TDI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Cap, wheel bearing
How to change Wheel Bearing on Golf 5 1.9 TDI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Wheel Bearing
How to change Wheel Bearing Kit on Golf 5 1.9 TDI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Wheel Bearing Kit
How to change Cap, wheel bearing on VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.6 – tips for proper car maintenance
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.6
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Cap, wheel bearing on VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 1.6
VW TOURAN (1T1, 1T2) 1.6
Easy tricks to help you to replace Cap, wheel bearing on VW Caddy III Van (2KA, 2KH, 2CA, 2CH) 1.6
VW Caddy III Van (2KA, 2KH, 2CA, 2CH) 1.6
Cap, wheel bearing removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 1.6
VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 1.6
Changing Cap, wheel bearing on VW Caddy III Estate (2KB, 2KJ, 2CB, 2CJ) 1.6 – tips for first time repair
VW Caddy III Estate (2KB, 2KJ, 2CB, 2CJ) 1.6
Tools
Replacement: wheel bearing – VW Golf 5. Tools you need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
All-purpose cleaning spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Drive socket # 13
Combination spanner #13
Torx bit T30
XZN socket bit # 12
XZN socket bit # 16
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Tap wrench
Rubber mallet
Crow bar
Wheel chock
Replacement: wheel bearing – VW Golf 5. Tip:
  • Do not re-use the bearing assembly of your VW Golf 5 car.
  • The wheel hub bearing replacement procedure is identical for both wheels on the same axle.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: wheel bearing – VW Golf 5. Use the following procedure:
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