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Volkswagen Sharan (from 1995 to 2000, the year of issue)

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Volkswagen Sharan
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Vehicle identification
General recommendations for car repair
Working conditions and the used tool
Proper lifting vehicle
Repair and maintenance
Lubricants, sealants, Loctite
Handling screw connections, bolts, nuts
VR6 engine
The two-liter engine (ADY)
Engine oil
A fuel injection system VR6 engine
The system Simos injection 2.0-liter engine
The ignition system
Manual 5-speed gearbox
The drive shafts
Power steering
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Diesel engine
The lubrication system of the diesel engine
The cooling system of the diesel engine
The power supply system of the diesel engine and turbocharger
Map service.

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This manual is a guide to car repair VW Sharan and Ford Galaxy, is issued since February 1995, a result of joint work of the companies ?«Volkswagen?» and ?«Ford?». The technical side of the project and the development of the design documentation carried out the company ?«Volkswagen?», and the construction of a new assembly plant in Palmela, located near Lisbon in Portugal, the establishment of production and to ensure the company complied with the assembly ?«Ford?».
This five-door minivan can be used as a service road for the trip and the group of seven people. Its spacious interior and rear seats, if necessary, removed one by one, forming a spacious cargo bay.
Cars Sharan and Galaxy look almost the same, their main external differences - the radiator grille and logos.
Sharan is available in three versions - CL, GL and Carat. Cars of this issue have front-wheel drive and equipped with petrol engines in two versions (2.0 liter and 2.8 liter) and diesel engine, five-speed manual transmission or four-speed automatic transmission production of Volkswagen. The two-liter 4-cylinder engine is fitted as standard in the basic version CL. Modifications GL and Carat have either the same engine, a feature already well-known 2.8-liter VR6. Besides produced AWD modification Synchro Sharan, VR6 also equipped with an engine with automatic distribution of tractive effort to the wheels of the front and rear axles, in accordance with road conditions arise.
Liter naturally aspirated engine, similar to a vehicle mounted engine Golf GTI, which was slightly modified to obtain a high torque at low number of revolutions (170 Nm at 2400 min-1) with electronic control of fuel injection and ignition Simos. Officially, it was said that with a manual transmission car accelerates to 100 km / h in 15.4 seconds and 17.2 for a - with an automatic transmission, but in reality the figures are approximately 13 and 14 respectively. Top speed is 177 km / h with the manual gearbox and 172 km / h - with an automatic transmission.
Engine VR6 - tested 6-cylinder engine with 174 hp equipped with an electronic control system and the fuel injection ?«Bosh Motronic M 3.8.1." from the Golf. This version with manual transmission accelerates in 11.8 seconds to 100 km / h and 13.2 with - with the automatic transmission. In accordance with the factory data, the maximum speed was 200 km / h - with manual transmission and 195 km / h - with an automatic transmission.
Independent suspension Sharan and Galaxy originates from suspension VW Passat. Front and rear suspension mounted on a stretcher, which by means of special rubber feet are attached to the body, thereby virtually eliminating noise transmission into the cabin.
The front suspension consists of a lower control arm and spring strut to the long-stroke springs and telescopic gas spring. The design of the front suspension includes anti-roll bar, which reduces side roll of the car when cornering.
The rear suspension consists of a semi-trailing arm, coil springs, gas-filled shock absorbers and stabilizer bar.
The brake system consists of two hydraulic circuits operating at a diagonal, with power. All modifications Sharan equipped with disc brakes from ATE, on all four wheels and anti-lock braking system (ABS) by Teves.
The steering mechanism with rack standard with hydraulic and steering column is infinitely adjustable longitudinally and in height. Despite the considerable length (4.64 m) diameter rotating at Sharan is 11.7 m.
The car is equipped with anti-theft system, which is automatically activated when the ignition is switched off. Disabling anti-theft occurs when inserted into the ignition key coded thanks to the chip, located in the head of the key.
Sharan and Galaxy vehicles with engine capacity of 2.0 liters and 2.8 have the following main characteristics:
- Body type minivan
- Door number 5
- The number of seats 7
- Length, 4.634 m
- Width, m 1.81
- Height, m 1.73
- Minimum
- Luggage compartment of 256 liters
- The volume of the fuel tank, l 70
- Weight, kg 1755/1650 *
- Curb Weight, kg 2470/2400 *
* The car Galaxy.

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