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Volkswagen Passat B6 (from the year 2004)

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Volkswagen Passat B6
Passat B6
Operation and maintenance of car
Wheels and tires
General information on wheels and tires
Technical conditions for the conversion of wheels and tires
Indexes of speed of tires
Markings on the disk
Composite wheels
Depreciation and divergence tires
Wear high-speed tires
Tyre service
Evenly worn tires
Measure the tread depth
One-sided wear
Diagonal uneven wear
Tire rolling noise
Radial and lateral palpation of wheels and tires
Lateral withdrawal of the car
Eliminating slip
Damage to tires
The design of the radial tire
Loss of air pressure in the tires
Damages of tires because of errors at mounting (assembly damages)
Marking the tire sidewall
Shift of wheels
General provisions for CO regulation of the axle (axle measurement), the Passat
Correction of the camber of the front axle
Adjusting the camber of the rear axle
Adjusting the toe of the rear axle
Adjusting the toe of the front axle
Passat with the 2006 model year
Checking the paintings wear, pressure, tread depth of tires
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Steering Gear
Onboard electric

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Checking the paintings wear, pressure, tread depth of tires

Checking the tire

When the identified deficiencies should check whether you want to replace the tire.

Check the tire tread and sidewalls for damage, if necessary, remove foreign objects such as nails or splinters.
Check the tires for uneven wear eaten only one side of the tread, porosity sidewall cuts and punctures.

Check tread
By tread of the front wheels, for example, you can determine whether to adjust the angles of the wheels.
Scoring on the tire tread caused by improper descent.
Eaten only one side of the tread is usually the result of improper collapse.
Upon detection of such improper wear to determine the exact cause, there should be measuring axes (repair type of work).

Checking tire tread depth (in Vol. H. Spare wheel)
Check tread depth.
The minimum tread depth of 1.6 mm.

This value may vary because of the different legislation of the countries concerned.
The minimum tread depth is reached, when inserting pattern 1.6 mm thick in these places it does not overlap the tread.

General information
Table rated tire pressure is valid for standard tires, all installed on the plant size.

Due to safety on a car tire should be installed the same model and have the same tread pattern.
On all-wheel drive cars on a mandatory basis should only be a single tire model with the same tread pattern. Otherwise, it may result in damage to the center differential.

Regulatory pressure in the tires of a vehicle corresponding model can be found on a sticker adhered to the fuel filler flap on the reverse side or at the front B.

Please note that values in the table actual tire pressure for cold tires. Increased due to the heating of the tire pressure is not reset.
Inflate the tire according to the load.
The spare wheel should be pumped at a maximum pressure provided for this vehicle.
It must be remembered that after any swap or descent of any of the wheels of the car with a tire pressure display, you must do the basic setup.

The winter tire pressure should be higher than 0.2 bar.

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