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Need intruction to remove transmission for a passat v6

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need intruction to remove transmission for a passat v6 automatic
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.

Hi, my name is ***** ***** I will assist you

Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.

I will begin to attach the instructions piece by piece. Before I begin, do you have any questions?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.

yes do i need to remove the sub frame

Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.

yes, you will need to remove the subframe. You will also need a hoist to keep the engine in place when you do so.

Customer: replied 3 months ago.

ok please send instructions

Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.

Removing

  • Obtain radio code on vehicles with coded radio.
  • With ignition switched off disconnect battery Ground strap.

  • Unscrew bolts -arrows- and remove engine cover.
  • Take intake hose off intake manifold.
  • Fit support bar 1 0-222A together with legs 10-222 A/1 and adapters 10-222 A/3
  • Secure spindles to engine. In addition, use a shackle 10-222 A/12 on the front of the engine to avoid damage.
  • Take weight of engine/transmission assembly on the spindles.
  • Loosen wheel bolts.
  • Raise vehicle.
  • Remove front wheels.
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.

Engine Hoist - installed view

Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.
  • Remove front exhaust system with catalyst.
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.
  • Remove protective plates for left and right hand drive axles -arrows-. The third bolt cannot be seen in the illustration.
  • Disconnect left and right-hand drive axles -1- from flanges and tie-up.
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.
  • Remove noise insulation tray bracket-1-.
  • Pull connector -2- off multi-function switch lead.
  • Turn locking lever-3- and remove connector for transmission wiring harness.
  • Cut cable tie -4-.
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.
  • Pull connector off sender for speedometer (arrow -A-).
  • Unscrew engine speed sender -G28 (arrow-B-) from transmission.
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.
  • Remove ATF line holder-arrow- from engine oil pan.
  • Place drip tray VAG 1306 underneath.
  • Thoroughly clean area around ATF line/transmission.
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.
  • Separate ATF lines -1- to ATF cooler.
  • Seal off ATF lines with clean plugs.
  • Do not remove ATF line holder-3-.
  • Remove transmission side starter motor bolt -2
  • Remove starter.
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.
  • Unbolt torque converter from drive plate (3 securing bolts). Turn crankshaft 1/3 turn for each bolt.
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.
  • Mark position of support bracket for securing selector lever cable to transmission housing (position must be correct when installing). Unbolt support bracket -arrow-.
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.
  • Remove selector lever cable from selector shaft lever-arrow-.
  • Remove side and lower engine/transmission connecting bolts.
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.
  • Set up transmission support 3282. Transmission support 3282 is set up with adjusting plate 3282/19 for automatic transmission 01V.

The symbols on the adjusting plate indicate the mounts required, the arrow points forward.

Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.
  • Move jack VAG 1383A with transmission support 3282 under the transmission, align adjusting plate parallel to transmission and support transmission.
  • Secure transmission to transmission support 3282 with bolt -A-.
  • Checks page between transmission support and oil pan using washers.
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.
  • Remove left and right-hand engine mounting nuts-1-.
  • Remove bolts -2- from transmission mounting to subframe.
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.
  • Before loosening the subframe, it is essential to check whether at least holes -1 and -2- are aligned on both sides of the vehicle using test drifts 3393. If this is not the case, perform steering alignment measurements after tightening the sub-frame!
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.
  • Unscrew bolts -1- and -2- at rear of subframe on both sides of vehicle.
  • Remove bolts -3- at front of subframe on both sides of vehicle.
  • Remove bolts -4- (two on each side of vehicle):
  • Take note when lowering the transmission that no components are damaged.
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.
  • Lower engine and transmission assembly 8 turns on spindles.
  • To do this, lower engine and transmission assembly in stages alternatively on each spindle i.e. 2 turns at a time.
  • At the same time, lower engine and transmission assembly on jack VAG 1383A (with aid of 2nd mechanic).
  • Remove upper engine/transmission connecting bolts.
  • Press transmission off engine and at the same time press torque converter out of drive plate.
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.

  • Secure torque converter to prevent it falling out. When working on the transmission, it must be secured to the repair stand with transport device 3457 and retaining plate VW 309.
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.

Those are the complete removal instructions, complete with diagrams. Please take a second to rate my service and good luck!

Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.

hi, this is Josh just checking to see if you got all the information I sent and also to remind you to please rate my answer. Thanks!

Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.

Hi, this is Josh one more time reminding you that if you have any other questions, please don't hesitate to ask. If not, please don't forget to rate my answer. It is the only way we are graded or paid for our work. Thanks!

Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.

Hi, this is Josh checking in again to remind you to please take a moment to rate my answer.

Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.

Hi, just checking in to remind you to please rate my answer. We do not get paid or graded without a rating from our customers. The ratings stars are above this message board. Thank you!

Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 3 months ago.

Hi, this is Josh again checking in to remind you to please take a moment to rate my answer. I am not paid unless this is done. Thank you and good luck changing your transmission!

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