VW XY2 Brake Light Switch, Removing and Installing
Brake Light Switch, Removing and Installing
The instruction is suitable for the following models: XY2
Perform the following work:
Vehicles with a 5-cylinder gasoline engineOpen the clamps to remove the intake hose 2 .
Remove the bolts 3 and the intake hose. Remove the engine cover from the fasteners first at the front arrow 1 , then at the rear on the right side arrow 2 and finally at the rear on the left side arrow 3 with a quick pull.
Carefully remove the engine cover at the rear.
Vehicles with a 6-cylinder gasoline engineRemove the air filter. Refer to Rep. Gr. 24 Air Filter; Air Filter Housing, Assembly Overview . Remove the throttle valve control module J338 intake hose. Refer to Rep. Gr. 24 Air Filter; Air Filter Housing, Assembly Overview .
Vehicles with 4-cylinder diesel engine
The engine cover bracket on the cylinder head cover can break if it is removed incorrectly. Always remove the engine cover according to the following procedure.
Press the release buttons and remove the crankcase ventilation hose 1 from the cylinder head cover.
Disconnect the connector from the crankcase ventilation hose 1 . Free up the vacuum hoses arrow . Remove bolt 2 . Turn the air guide pipe to the rear and remove it. Remove bolt arrow .
Unclip the pipe 1 for the pre-heater from the bracket and remove it.
Continuation for all vehiclesRemove the noise insulation or impact guard. Refer to
Remove the screw 2 from the master brake cylinder. Remove the brake lamp switch 3 from under the master brake cylinder and from the clip 4 .
Install in reverse order of removal. Note the following:Install the brake lamp switch in the clip.
Component Tightening specification
Bolt to master brake cylinder 5 Nm
removing and installing Rep. Gr. 23 Air Filter; Assembly Overview - Air Filter Housing
removing and installing Rep. Gr. 24 Air Filter; Assembly Overview - Air Filter Housing