Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW POLO (9N_) 1.4 16V

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Replacement: tailgate struts – VW Polo 9N. Tools you need:
Replacement: tailgate struts – VW Polo 9N. Tools you need:
Flat Screwdriver
Hydraulic transmission jack
All the parts you need to replace – Tailgate Struts for POLO (9N_) and other VW models
How to change Gas Spring, boot- / cargo area on Polo 9n 1.4 16V – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Gas Spring, boot- / cargo area
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VW POLO (9N_) 1.4 16V
Replacement: tailgate struts – VW Polo 9N. Professionals recommend:
  • Right and left gas struts of the boot lid should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the right and left gas struts of the boot lid.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: tailgate struts – VW Polo 9N. Take the following steps:
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