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VW Passat B7 Service Manual ➜ Dual clutch gearbox 02E: changing gear oil and filter

Passat 2011 ➤ , Passat Variant 2011 ➤  
Maintenance - Edition 01.2019  
♦ Never allow brake fluid to come into contact with fluids that  
contain mineral oils (e.g. oil, petrol, cleaning agents). Min‐  
eral oils will damage seals and rubber grommets of brake  
♦ Brake fluid is poisonous. In addition, due to its corrosive  
nature, it must not come into contact with paint.  
♦ Brake fluid is hygroscopic, which means it absorbs mois‐  
ture from the ambient air and should therefore always be  
stored in air-tight containers.  
♦ Rinse off spilled brake fluid using plenty of water.  
♦ Observe relevant disposal regulations.  
Brake fluid level at delivery inspection:  
– At delivery inspection the fluid level must be at MAX. marking.  
In order that brake fluid does not overflow the reservoir, MAX  
marking -1- must not be exceeded.  
Brake fluid level at inspection service  
The fluid level must always be judged in conjunction with lining/  
pad wear.  
When vehicle is in use, fluid level tends to drop slightly due to  
lining/pad wear and automatic adjustment.  
Recommended brake fluid level, if brake pads are almost at  
wear limit:  
“At MIN marking or just above” -2-, “REPLENISHING IS NOT  
Recommended brake fluid level when brake pads are new or  
well within pad wear limit:  
“Between MIN and MAX marking”.  
If fluid level is below MIN marking -2-, leak-tightness of brake  
system must be checked before fluid is topped up, “Repair  
Diesel particulate filter: checking  
– Check ash loading ⇒ Vehicle diagnostic tester.  
Dual clutch gearbox 02E: changing gear  
oil and filter  
⇒ 6-speed dual clutch gearbox 02E; Rep. gr. 34 ; Gear oil;  
Draining and filling gear oil  
4. Descriptions of work:  
Passat 2011 ➤ , Passat Variant 2011 ➤  
Maintenance - Edition 01.2019  
⇒ 6-speed dual clutch gearbox 02E; Rep. gr. 34 ; Gear oil circuit;  
Removing and installing gear oil filter  
For technical reasons it is possible that several cross references  
are not directed to the correct chapter. In this case select the pro‐  
cedure manually in the information.  
Electric windows: checking positioning  
(open and close functions)  
The automatic opening and closing features for the electric win‐  
dows do not function after disconnecting and reconnecting the  
battery. Therefore, before a new vehicle is delivered, the window  
regulators must be reactivated. Once the windows have been re‐  
activated, the battery must not be disconnected again.  
After batteries have been disconnected and reconnected the  
roll-back function of the electric window regulators is disabled.  
Severe pinching injuries could result!  
Carry out the following procedure to reactivate the automatic  
functions of the window regulators:  
The following work description applies to the front left window  
regulator. Reactivate the other window automatic functions in the  
same manner by operating the respective switch in the driver  
– Switch on ignition.  
– Close all doors and windows completely.  
– Pull window regulator buttons up and hold for at least one  
second in this position.  
– Release buttons, pull up and hold again.  
The one-touch opening and closing function is now ready for use.  
The positioning of one or more window regulators can be reacti‐  
vated at the same time.  
– Switch off ignition.  
4. Descriptions of work:  

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