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Volkswagen Golf (2001 - 2003)

Complete coverage for your vehicle

Written from hands-on experience gained from the complete strip-down and rebuild of a Volkswagen Golf, Haynes can help you understand, care for and repair your Volkswagen Golf. We do it ourselves to help you do-it-yourself, and whatever your mechanical ability, the practical step-by-step explanations, linked to over 900 photos, will help you get the job done right. Regular servicing and maintenance of your Volkswagen Golf can help maintain its resale value, save you money, and make it safer to drive.

We have 14 videos for this car!

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Videos included with this online manual

  • Rear brake pads replacement
  • Pollen filter replacement
  • Front brake pads replacement
  • Starter motor replacement
  • Headlight bulbs replacement
  • Battery removal & replacement
  • Wiper blade replacement
  • Fuel filter replacement
  • Coolant replacement
  • Fluid level checks
  • Air filter change
  • Rear light cluster bulbs replacement
  • Rear shock absorber replacement
  • Roadside wheel change

What's covered

What's covered: 

Golf Hatchback and Estate and Bora Saloon, including special/limited editions.
Petrol: 1.4 litre (1390cc), 1.6 litre (1595cc and 1597cc), 1.8 litre (1781cc) and 2.0 litre (1984cc) 4-cylinder, inc. turbo.

Exclusions: 

Does NOT cover V5, 4-Motion, R32 or Cabriolet models, or new Golf range introduced January 2004. Does NOT cover 2.3 litre V5, or 2.8 or 3.2 litre V6. Diesel: 1.9 litre (1896cc), inc. turbo.

Table of contents

General Information
Chapter 1: Part A: Routine maintenance and servicing - petrol models
Chapter 1: Part B: Routine maintenance and servicing - diesel models
Chapter 2: Part A: SOHC petrol engine in-car repair procedures
Chapter 2: Part B: DOHC petrol engine in-car repair procedures
Chapter 2: Part C: Diesel engine in-car repair procedures
Chapter 2: Part D: Engine removal and overhaul procedures
Chapter 3: Cooling, heating and air conditioning systems
Chapter 4: Part A: Fuel and exhaust systems – petrol models
Chapter 4: Part B: Fuel and exhaust systems – diesel models
Chapter 4: Part C: Emission control and exhaust systems – petrol models
Chapter 4: Part D: Emission control and exhaust systems – diesel models
Chapter 5: Part A: Starting and charging systems
Chapter 5: Part B: Ignition system – petrol models
Chapter 5: Part C: Pre-heating system – diesel engines
Chapter 6: Clutch
Chapter 7: Part A: Manual transmission
Chapter 7: Part B: Automatic transmission
Chapter 8: Driveshafts
Chapter 9: Braking system
Chapter 10: Suspension and steering systems
Chapter 11: Bodywork and fittings
Chapter 12: Body electrical systems, Wiring diagrams, Reference

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More details
Part number: 
4169
ISBN-10: 
0857339729
ISBN-13: 
9780857339720
Language: 
English
Publication date: 
UPC: 
699414004447
Dimensions: 
270 x 210mm

Online manual

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Part number: 
AU4169
Language: 
English
UPC: 
699414004447

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  • Dictionary of automotive terms
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  • Conversion calculator – imperial and metric units