since 1997 of release

Repair and car operation

Foltsvagen Golf 4
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Engine
+ 3. Cooling system
+ 4. Fuel system
+ 5. Exhaust system
+ 6. Ventilation and heating system
+ 7. Coupling
+ 8. Transmission
+ 9. Suspension brackets and power shafts
+ 10. Steering
+ 11. Wheels and tires
+ 12. Brake system
+ 13. Body
- 14. Electric equipment and electroschemes
   14.1. Filament lamps
   14.2. Electric chains
   + 14.3. Detection of not closed chain
   14.4. Safety locks
   + 14.5. Accumulator
   + 14.6. Generator
   + 14.7. Starter
   14.8. Replacement of bulbs of external lighting
   14.9. Removal and installation of an additional signal of braking
   14.10. Replacement of bulbs of internal lighting
   + 14.11. Devices of external lighting
   + 14.12. Adjustment of light of headlights
   14.13. Removal and installation of a combination of devices
   14.14. Removal and installation of switches of a steering column
   14.15. Removal and installation of switches
   14.16. Removal and radio receiver installation
   14.17. Removal and installation of high-frequency loudspeakers
   14.18. Removal and installation of low-frequency loudspeakers
   14.19. Recommendations about phone installation
   14.20. Aerial
   14.21. Check of a heater of back glass
   + 14.22. Explanations to electric circuits
   + 14.23. Schemes of electric equipment of the VW Golf car since September, 1997.

14.14. Removal and installation of switches of a steering column


1. Remove a weight wire from the accumulator.
2. Remove an inflatable safety cushion from the driver.
3. Remove a steering wheel.
4. Unscrew two screws from the bottom casing of a steering column and remove the top casing (1) steering column.
5. Unscrew three screws (arrow), remove the handle of an unblocking of a steering column (2) and remove the bottom casing of a steering column (1).
6. Unscrew the screw (3) with internal shestigranniky 5 mm for release of the tightening bracket, a steering column fixing switches (4 – a twisted spring, shooters – electric sockets).
7. Disconnect electric sockets from switches of a steering column.
8. Keep in mind that the spiral spring remains on the multipurpose switch of a steering column therefore at removal do not turn a spring from average situation.
9. Remove multipurpose switches.


1. Establish the switch on a steering column, but at this stage do not tighten a bolt of fastening of the switch.
2. Establish a steering wheel.
3. Moving, establish the multipurpose switch (2) in such situation that the distance (and) between a steering wheel (1) and the switch made 2,5 mm (3 – a bolt of fastening of the switch).
4. Remove a steering wheel and establish the bottom and top casings of a steering column.
5. Establish a steering wheel.
6. Establish a safety cushion in the central part of a steering wheel.
7. Connect a weight wire to the accumulator.