Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW PASSAT (3A2, 35I) 1.9 D, VW PASSAT Variant (3A5, 35I) 1.9 D, VW GOLF III (1H1) 1.9 D, VW GOLF III Variant (1H5) 1.9 D, VW Polo Classic (6V2) 64 1,9 D, VW Vento (1H2) 1.9 D, VW Caddy II Van (9K9A) 1.9 D, VW Caddy II Estate (9K9B) 1.9 D

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front wheel bearing on VOLKSWAGEN GOLF 3 (1H1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: wheel bearing – VW Golf 3. Tools you'll need:
Replacement: wheel bearing – VW Golf 3. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
All-purpose cleaning spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Torque wrench
Combination spanner #10
Combination spanner #18
Drive socket # 13
Drive socket # 18
Drive socket # 19
Drive socket # 30
Torx bit T30
HEX bit No.H7.
Wheel impact socket #17
Bush and bearing driver set
Ratchet wrench
Tap wrench
Flat Screwdriver
Crow bar
Vice
Circlip pliers
Bearing separator
Ball joint puller
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Wheel Bearing for GOLF III (1H1) and other VW models
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Shaft Seal, wheel bearing
How to change Shaft Seal, wheel bearing on VW PASSAT (3A2, 35I) 1.9 D – tips for proper car maintenance
VW PASSAT (3A2, 35I) 1.9 D
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Shaft Seal, wheel bearing on VW GOLF III (1H1) 1.9 D
VW GOLF III (1H1) 1.9 D
Easy tricks to help you to replace Shaft Seal, wheel bearing on VW Vento (1H2) 1.9 D
VW Vento (1H2) 1.9 D
Shaft Seal, wheel bearing removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for VW GOLF III Variant (1H5) 1.9 D
VW GOLF III Variant (1H5) 1.9 D
Changing Shaft Seal, wheel bearing on VW PASSAT Variant (3A5, 35I) 1.9 D – tips for first time repair
VW PASSAT Variant (3A5, 35I) 1.9 D
Main steps for Shaft Seal, wheel bearing replacement on VW Caddy II Van (9K9A) 1.9 D
VW Caddy II Van (9K9A) 1.9 D
How to change Shaft Seal, wheel bearing on VW Caddy II Estate (9K9B) 1.9 D – tips for proper car maintenance
VW Caddy II Estate (9K9B) 1.9 D
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Shaft Seal, wheel bearing on VW Polo Classic (6V2) 64 1,9 D
VW Polo Classic (6V2) 64 1,9 D
How to change Wheel Bearing on Golf 3 2.8 VR6 – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Wheel Bearing
How to change Wheel Bearing on VW PASSAT (3A2, 35I) 1.9 D – tips for proper car maintenance
VW PASSAT (3A2, 35I) 1.9 D
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Wheel Bearing on VW GOLF III (1H1) 1.9 D
VW GOLF III (1H1) 1.9 D
Easy tricks to help you to replace Wheel Bearing on VW Vento (1H2) 1.9 D
VW Vento (1H2) 1.9 D
Wheel Bearing removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for VW GOLF III Variant (1H5) 1.9 D
VW GOLF III Variant (1H5) 1.9 D
Changing Wheel Bearing on VW PASSAT Variant (3A5, 35I) 1.9 D – tips for first time repair
VW PASSAT Variant (3A5, 35I) 1.9 D
Main steps for Wheel Bearing replacement on VW Caddy II Van (9K9A) 1.9 D
VW Caddy II Van (9K9A) 1.9 D
How to change Wheel Bearing on VW Caddy II Estate (9K9B) 1.9 D – tips for proper car maintenance
VW Caddy II Estate (9K9B) 1.9 D
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Wheel Bearing on VW Polo Classic (6V2) 64 1,9 D
VW Polo Classic (6V2) 64 1,9 D
How to change Wheel Bearing Kit on Golf 3 2.8 VR6 – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Wheel Bearing Kit
How to change Wheel Bearing Kit on VW PASSAT (3A2, 35I) 1.9 D – tips for proper car maintenance
VW PASSAT (3A2, 35I) 1.9 D
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Wheel Bearing Kit on VW GOLF III (1H1) 1.9 D
VW GOLF III (1H1) 1.9 D
Easy tricks to help you to replace Wheel Bearing Kit on VW Vento (1H2) 1.9 D
VW Vento (1H2) 1.9 D
Wheel Bearing Kit removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for VW GOLF III Variant (1H5) 1.9 D
VW GOLF III Variant (1H5) 1.9 D
Changing Wheel Bearing Kit on VW PASSAT Variant (3A5, 35I) 1.9 D – tips for first time repair
VW PASSAT Variant (3A5, 35I) 1.9 D
Main steps for Wheel Bearing Kit replacement on VW Caddy II Van (9K9A) 1.9 D
VW Caddy II Van (9K9A) 1.9 D
How to change Wheel Bearing Kit on VW Caddy II Estate (9K9B) 1.9 D – tips for proper car maintenance
VW Caddy II Estate (9K9B) 1.9 D
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Wheel Bearing Kit on VW Polo Classic (6V2) 64 1,9 D
VW Polo Classic (6V2) 64 1,9 D
Replacement: wheel bearing – VW Golf 3. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Do not re-use the bearing assembly of your VW Golf 3 car.
  • The wheel hub bearing replacement procedure is identical for both wheels on the same axle.
  • Warning! Shut down the engine before starting any work – VW Golf 3
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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