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Volkswagen Polo Owners Manual: Changing a wheel

Fig. 170 Changing the wheel: removing the wheel bolts with the screwdriver handle

First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings

Removing the wheel

Fitting the spare wheel or temporary spare wheel

Note any specific tyre running direction .

WARNING

Incorrect torque or incorrect use of wheel bolts can lead to a loss of control of the vehicle, cause accidents and serious injuries.
Checklist
To ensure your own safety and that of your passengers, observe the following actions in the specified order : Find a firm and level surface suitable for lifting the vehicle. Stop the e ...

After changing a wheel
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings Clean the tools as necessary and place them back in the toolbox in the luggage compartment . Stow the spare whee ...

Other materials:

Car-Net services
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warningsTelematic services (Car-Net), referred to hereafter as Car-Net services, encompass both information services such as extended navigation services, and vehicle-related services such as vehicle status, emergency and breakdown ...

Threaded Connections, Repairing
Special tools and workshop equipment required Torque Wrench 1331 5-50Nm -VAG1331-   Note Do not use rust remover, contact spray or grease because the lack of friction will cause the torque to be ...

Notes on tow-starting
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings Vehicles should not be tow-started wherever possible. Use jump leads to start the engine instead . For technical reasons, the following vehicles cannot be tow-started: Vehicles with an automatic gearbox. If ...

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