When to replace the Poly V-Belt on your VW GOLF
Recommended replacement interval for the part category V-Ribbed Belts : 30000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 2.0, VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 1.6, VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 2.0 BiFuel, VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 1.9 TDI, VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 1.9 TDI 4motion, VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 1.8, VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 1.8 T, VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 1.9 TDI, VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 1.9 TDI 4motion, VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 1.9 TDI, VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 1.9 TDI 4motion, VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 1.8 T GTI, VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 1.8 4motion, VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 2.0 4motion, VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 1.6, VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 1.9 TDI, VW Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) 1.9 TDI 4motion View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change serpentine belt / v-ribbed belt on VW GOLF 4 (1J1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Poly V-Belt for Golf IV Hatchback (1J1) and other VW models
How to change V-Ribbed Belts on Golf 4 1.4 16V – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
V-Ribbed Belts
How to change V-Ribbed Belt Set on Golf 4 1.4 16V – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
V-Ribbed Belt Set
Tools
Replacement: serpentine belt – VW Golf 4. Tools you might need:
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Drive socket # 16
Torx bit T20
Combination spanner #16
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Tap wrench
Flat Screwdriver
Fender cover
Wheel chock
Replacement: serpentine belt – VW Golf 4. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: serpentine belt – VW Golf 4. Take the following steps:
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