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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Volkswagen Passat AUTOMOBILES

Electrical Symbol & Wire Color Code Identification -> Wire Color Code Identification -> Imported Vehicles
Vehicle: 2004 Volkswagen Passat 2.0 L4 DIESEL

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Volkswagen Passat AUTOMOBILES

Volkswagen -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Gasoline Engines -> Models w/Fitting Or Union Bolt Connection -> Models w/Fuel Hose Connection
Vehicle: 2004 Volkswagen Passat 4 Motion 4.0 W8 GAS

Models w/Fuel Hose Connection

Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveabilty symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven while the vehicle relearns its adaptive strategy.

  • Obtain the vehicle owners radio theft protection code prior to disconnecting the battery ground cable.
  • Disconnect the battery ground cable.
  • On models equipped with underbody moun...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Volkswagen Passat AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Volkswagen Passat 4 Motion 1.8 L4 GAS

  • Remove axle shaft hex bolt. (Only loosen when vehicle is resting on wheels there is a-risk of accident.)
  • Remove wheel.
  • Unbolt axle shaft at flange shaft. It is a hex key head bolt or multi-point key head bolt.
  • Pull ABS speed sensor wiring out from retainer on brake caliper.
  • Remove ABS speed sensor from wheel bearing housing.
  • Remove nut, remove hex bolt, and pull both control arms out upward. Slits in wheel bearing housing must not be widened using a chisel or similar tool!
  • If hex bo...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Volkswagen Passat AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Volkswagen Passat 2.0 L4 DIESEL

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove screws, disconnect electrical connection, and loosen spring-type clamps at air filter duct.
  • Remove engine cover by pulling upward.
  • Disconnect vacuum hose from air filter housing.
  • Remove air filter housing mounting bolt.
  • Release retaining tabs and remove air filter housing cover.
  • Disconnect connector coupling, loosen spring clamp, remove screws, then remove charge air hose and pipe.
  • Remove connecting tube from charge air cooler to turbocharger.
  • If belt is to be reused mark direction of rotation, before removing drive belt. Belt damage will res...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Volkswagen Passat AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Volkswagen -> 1998-2005 Passat
Vehicle: 2004 Volkswagen Passat 4 Motion 1.8 L4 GAS

On 1998-2003 models, the cabin air filter should be replaced every 10,000 miles.

On 2004-05 models, the cabin air filter should be replaced every 24 months or 20,000 miles.

  • Open the hood.
  • Remove plenum air intake cover, Fig. .
  • Remove the reta...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Volkswagen Passat AUTOMOBILES

Volkswagen -> Service Reminder Indicator Lamp -> Passat
Vehicle: 2004 Volkswagen Passat 4 Motion 2.8 V6 GAS

  • Connect VW tester or equivalent.
  • Select:
    • Manufacturer.
    • Model.
    • Model Year.
    • Engine Code.
    • Confirm Vehicle Identification.
    • Instrument Cluster.
    • Reset Service Reminder Indicator.
  • Follow the instructions indicated on the tester display.
  • After completing the displayed...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Volkswagen Passat AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Volkswagen Passat 1.8 L4 GAS

  • Drain coolant into suitable container.
  • Remove retainers securing front bumper assembly.
  • Carefully pull coolant hoses from radiator.
  • Remove automatic transmission oil cooler lines from radiator.
  • Unbolt power steering hydraulic oil cooling line and let hang free. Do not open power steering hydraulic oil system.
  • On models equipped with A/C, unscrew re...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Volkswagen Passat AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Volkswagen Passat 4 Motion 4.0 W8 GAS

  • Mark direction of rotation of drive belt with chalk or felt pen if belt is to be reused.
  • Rotate dri...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2004 Volkswagen Passat AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2004 Volkswagen Passat cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Ground Connection Diagram for 2004 Volkswagen Passat  1.8 L4 GASGround Connection Diagram for 2004 Volkswagen Passat 1.8 L4 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Ground Connection 73
  • Door Components Diagram for 2004 Volkswagen Passat  2.0 L4 DIESELDoor Components Diagram for 2004 Volkswagen Passat 2.0 L4 DIESEL

    Components on diagram:
  • Door Control Module
  • J389
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2004 Volkswagen Passat AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2004 Volkswagen Passat cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2004 Volkswagen Passat  2.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Volkswagen Passat 2.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Clutch Pedal Position Switch
  • Starter Locking Relay
  • Comfort System Central Control Module
  • Anti Theft Immobilizer
  • 2004 Volkswagen Passat  1.8 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Volkswagen Passat 1.8 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Driver Backrest Adjustment Switch
  • Driver Seat Front Height Adjustment Motor
  • Driver Seat Rear Height Adjustment Motor
  • Driver Seat For/Aft Adjusting Motor
  • Driver Seat Backward Length Adjuster Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2004 Volkswagen Passat AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2004 Volkswagen Passat cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Radio, Entering and Retrieving Anti-Theft (SAFE) Code
    Vehicle: 2004 Volkswagen Passat 2.8 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Entertainment: Stereo, Radio, Cassettes
  • Document: Oil Consumption Measurement
    Vehicle: 2004 Volkswagen Passat 2.8 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2004 Volkswagen Passat AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2004 Volkswagen Passat cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 2004 Volkswagen Passat cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 2004 Volkswagen Passat cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 2004 Volkswagen Passat cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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