Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.6

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear springs / rear coil springs on VW GOLF 5 (1K1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: coil springs – VW Golf 5. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #18
Drive socket # 18
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Crow bar
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
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Coil Spring
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Supplementary Spring
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VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.6
Replacement: coil springs – VW Golf 5. Professionals recommend:
  • Both coil springs of the rear suspension should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right coil springs of the rear suspension.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: coil springs – VW Golf 5. Use the following procedure:
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