Lubricants, sealants, Loctite
Every car manufacturer recommends the use of certain lubricants that are targeted to a particular brand of car. This also applies to products ?«Volkswagen?», and it is for this reason, we recommend that you use during repair these ?«Volkswagen?» Lubricating oils, grease and others.
Often referred to the phrase "a means of protecting the threads," or simply ?«Loctite?». In this case, it is a protective fluid for nuts, screws and thread, which prevents their spontaneous otvertyvanie. Although the text will be referred to only Loctite, but be aware that there are other similar means. On the use of protective measures to preserve the strength of threaded connections should consult specialists. The same is true of grease and other lubricants. This guide will be referred lubricants recommended by ?«Audi?» and ?«Volkswagen?». If you intend to use any other lubricants, it is best to consult about this from the experts to achieve good results during the repair and maintenance of the car. Special grease may be required, for example, for lubricating constant velocity joints of front wheel drive shafts.
For lubrication of the braking components, use a lubricant that does not act aggressively on the braking system.