Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 GTI, VW Passat Saloon (3C2) 2.0 FSI, VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 2.0 TFSI, VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 FSI, VW Eos (1F7, 1F8) 2.0 TFSI, VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 2.0, VW TIGUAN (5N_) 2.0 TFSI, VW Passat CC (357) 2.0 TSI, VW GOLF VI (5K1) 2.0 GTi, VW Jetta IV (162, 163, AV3, AV2) 2.0 TSI, VW Beetle Hatchback (5C1, 5C2) 2.0 TSI, VW CC (358) 2.0 TSI, VW Beetle Convertible (5C7, 5C8) 2.0 TSI

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear wheel bearing / rear hub bearing on VW GOLF 6 (5K1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: wheel bearing – VW Golf 6. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Multipurpose grease
Drive socket # 13
Combination spanner #13
Combination spanner #19
XZN socket bit # 12
XZN socket bit # 18
Torx bit T30
Wheel impact socket #17
Tap wrench
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Crow bar
Rubber mallet
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Wheel Bearing for GOLF VI (5K1) and other VW models
How to change Cap, wheel bearing on Golf Mk6 1.6 TDI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Cap, wheel bearing
How to change Cap, wheel bearing on VW Jetta IV (162, 163, AV3, AV2) 2.0 TSI – tips for proper car maintenance
VW Jetta IV (162, 163, AV3, AV2) 2.0 TSI
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Cap, wheel bearing on VW GOLF VI (5K1) 2.0 GTi
VW GOLF VI (5K1) 2.0 GTi
Easy tricks to help you to replace Cap, wheel bearing on VW Beetle Hatchback (5C1, 5C2) 2.0 TSI
VW Beetle Hatchback (5C1, 5C2) 2.0 TSI
Cap, wheel bearing removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 GTI
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 GTI
Changing Cap, wheel bearing on VW Eos (1F7, 1F8) 2.0 TFSI – tips for first time repair
VW Eos (1F7, 1F8) 2.0 TFSI
Main steps for Cap, wheel bearing replacement on VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 2.0 TFSI
VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 2.0 TFSI
How to change Cap, wheel bearing on VW Passat Saloon (3C2) 2.0 FSI – tips for proper car maintenance
VW Passat Saloon (3C2) 2.0 FSI
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Cap, wheel bearing on VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 FSI
VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 FSI
Easy tricks to help you to replace Cap, wheel bearing on VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 2.0
VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 2.0
Cap, wheel bearing removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for VW Beetle Convertible (5C7, 5C8) 2.0 TSI
VW Beetle Convertible (5C7, 5C8) 2.0 TSI
How to change Wheel Bearing on Golf Mk6 1.6 TDI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Wheel Bearing
How to change Wheel Bearing on VW Jetta IV (162, 163, AV3, AV2) 2.0 TSI – tips for proper car maintenance
VW Jetta IV (162, 163, AV3, AV2) 2.0 TSI
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Wheel Bearing on VW TIGUAN (5N_) 2.0 TFSI
VW TIGUAN (5N_) 2.0 TFSI
Easy tricks to help you to replace Wheel Bearing on VW GOLF VI (5K1) 2.0 GTi
VW GOLF VI (5K1) 2.0 GTi
Wheel Bearing removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for VW Beetle Hatchback (5C1, 5C2) 2.0 TSI
VW Beetle Hatchback (5C1, 5C2) 2.0 TSI
Changing Wheel Bearing on VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 GTI – tips for first time repair
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 GTI
Main steps for Wheel Bearing replacement on VW Eos (1F7, 1F8) 2.0 TFSI
VW Eos (1F7, 1F8) 2.0 TFSI
How to change Wheel Bearing on VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 2.0 TFSI – tips for proper car maintenance
VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 2.0 TFSI
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Wheel Bearing on VW Passat Saloon (3C2) 2.0 FSI
VW Passat Saloon (3C2) 2.0 FSI
Easy tricks to help you to replace Wheel Bearing on VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 FSI
VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 FSI
Wheel Bearing removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 2.0
VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 2.0
Changing Wheel Bearing on VW Passat CC (357) 2.0 TSI – tips for first time repair
VW Passat CC (357) 2.0 TSI
Main steps for Wheel Bearing replacement on VW Beetle Convertible (5C7, 5C8) 2.0 TSI
VW Beetle Convertible (5C7, 5C8) 2.0 TSI
How to change Wheel Bearing on VW CC (358) 2.0 TSI – tips for proper car maintenance
VW CC (358) 2.0 TSI
How to change Wheel Bearing Kit on Golf Mk6 1.6 TDI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Wheel Bearing Kit
How to change Wheel Bearing Kit on VW Jetta IV (162, 163, AV3, AV2) 2.0 TSI – tips for proper car maintenance
VW Jetta IV (162, 163, AV3, AV2) 2.0 TSI
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Wheel Bearing Kit on VW TIGUAN (5N_) 2.0 TFSI
VW TIGUAN (5N_) 2.0 TFSI
Easy tricks to help you to replace Wheel Bearing Kit on VW GOLF VI (5K1) 2.0 GTi
VW GOLF VI (5K1) 2.0 GTi
Wheel Bearing Kit removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for VW Beetle Hatchback (5C1, 5C2) 2.0 TSI
VW Beetle Hatchback (5C1, 5C2) 2.0 TSI
Changing Wheel Bearing Kit on VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 GTI – tips for first time repair
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 GTI
Main steps for Wheel Bearing Kit replacement on VW Eos (1F7, 1F8) 2.0 TFSI
VW Eos (1F7, 1F8) 2.0 TFSI
How to change Wheel Bearing Kit on VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 2.0 TFSI – tips for proper car maintenance
VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 2.0 TFSI
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Wheel Bearing Kit on VW Passat Saloon (3C2) 2.0 FSI
VW Passat Saloon (3C2) 2.0 FSI
Easy tricks to help you to replace Wheel Bearing Kit on VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 FSI
VW Passat Variant (3C5) 2.0 FSI
Wheel Bearing Kit removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 2.0
VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 2.0
Changing Wheel Bearing Kit on VW Passat CC (357) 2.0 TSI – tips for first time repair
VW Passat CC (357) 2.0 TSI
Main steps for Wheel Bearing Kit replacement on VW Beetle Convertible (5C7, 5C8) 2.0 TSI
VW Beetle Convertible (5C7, 5C8) 2.0 TSI
How to change Wheel Bearing Kit on VW CC (358) 2.0 TSI – tips for proper car maintenance
VW CC (358) 2.0 TSI
Replacement: wheel bearing – VW Golf 6. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Do not re-use the bearing assembly of your VW Golf 6 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 6. Use the following procedure:
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