Passat 2015 ➤, Passat 2019 ➤, Passat Variant 2015 ➤, Passat Variant 2019 ➤
Maintenance - Edition 11.2020
General warnings for working on high-voltage system
Raising vehicle with lifting platform or trolley jack ⇒ page 28
Entries in service schedule ⇒ page 30
Severe operating conditions ⇒ page 33
Connecting vehicle diagnostic tester ⇒ page 30
Vehicle identification number ⇒ page 31
Vehicle data sticker ⇒ page 32
Countries with hot climate ⇒ page 34
Country overview for diesel not compliant with EN 590 ⇒ page
Country overview for petrol not compliant with EN 228 ⇒ page
Motor code and motor number ⇒ page 37
Countries with high levels of dust ⇒ page 37
Type plate ⇒ page 38
Shortened intervals for spark plug replacement ⇒ page 38
General warnings for working on high-
⇒ 4-cyl. injection engine (hybrid); Rep. gr. 00; Hazard rating of
Raising vehicle with lifting platform or
Safety notes ⇒ page 28
Lifting points for lifting platform and trolley jack ⇒ page 29
Before driving onto a lifting platform ensure there is sufficient
clearance between low lying components and lifting platform.
Before driving a vehicle onto a lifting platform it must be en‐
sured that the vehicle weight does not exceed the permissible
lifting capacity of the platform.
Lift vehicle only at points indicated in figure to avoid damaging
vehicle underbody or tipping vehicle.
Never start engine and engage a gear with vehicle lifted as
long as even one driven wheel has contact with the floor!
Disregarding these warnings risks the danger of an accident!
If work is to be performed under vehicle, the vehicle must be
supported by suitable stands.
3. General information