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VW Tiguan Body Repairs Exterior ➜ Bumper, front

Tiguan 2016 ➤ , Tiguan RUS 2017 ➤  
General body repairs, exterior - Edition 06.2017  
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Bumper, front  
⇒ “1.2 Assembly overview - add-on parts”, page 268  
⇒ “1.3 Assembly overview - impact bar”, page 274  
⇒ “1.4 Removing and installing bumper cover”, page 275  
⇒ “1.5 Repairing bumper cover”, page 278  
1.1  
Assembly overview - bumper cover  
1.1.1  
Front bumper cover - difference be‐  
tween road version and off-road version  
The Tiguan is available with 2 different front bumper covers.  
The front bumper cover for road version is designed for an ap‐  
proach angle of 16°.  
The front bumper cover for off-road version is designed for an  
approach angle of 24°.  
The removal and installation procedure is the same for both  
bumper covers.  
These front bumper covers are not interchangeable.  
1.1.2  
Assembly overview - bumper cover  
Note  
Minor differences may be encountered in respect of bumper cover, depending on vehicle model.  
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❑ Material PP/EPDM.  
❑ Removing and installing  
⇒ page 275  
2 - Centre hex studs  
❑ Qty. 2 on each side  
❑ Bolted to wing bracket  
❑ 6.0 Nm  
3 - Expansion nut  
❑ Left and right  
4 - Bracket  
❑ Left and right  
5 - Nuts  
❑ Qty. 2 on each side  
❑ 2.0 Nm  
6 - Bolts  
❑ Left and right  
❑ Points upwards.  
❑ 2.0 Nm  
7 - Bolts  
❑ Qty. 7 on each side  
❑ Bolted to wheel housing  
liner.  
❑ 2.0 Nm  
8 - Bolts  
❑ Qty. 4  
❑ Bolted to lock carrier.  
❑ 2.0 Nm  
9 - Bolts  
❑ Qty. 4  
❑ Bolted to lock carrier.  
❑ 2.0 Nm  
10 - Bolts  
❑ Qty. 3  
❑ 8.0 Nm  
11 - Guide  
12 - Crash sensor for pedestrian protection  
❑ Removing and installing crash sensor for pedestrian protection - G570/G571- ⇒ General body repairs,  
interior; Rep. gr. 69 ; Pedestrian protection; Assembly overview - pedestrian protection  
❑ Removing and installing centre crash sensor for pedestrian protection - G693- ⇒ General body repairs,  
interior; Rep. gr. 69 ; Pedestrian protection; Assembly overview - pedestrian protection  
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1.2  
Assembly overview - add-on parts  
⇒ “1.2.2 Assembly overview - front bumper cover add-on parts,  
offroad version”, page 269  
⇒ “1.2.3 Assembly overview – bumper cover add-on parts R-Line  
”, page 271  
1.2.1  
Assembly overview - front bumper cover add-on parts, onroad version  
Note  
Different versions depending on model version; for allocation refer to ⇒ Electronic parts catalogue ETKA  
The onroad version of the bumper cover has a ramp angle of 16° ⇒ page 266 .  
1 - Bumper cover  
❑ Material PP/EPDM.  
❑ Removing and installing  
⇒ page 275  
2 - Side cover  
❑ Left and right  
❑ Engaged in front bump‐  
er cover  
❑ Can only be removed  
with front bumper cover  
removed  
3 - Centre air intake grille  
❑ Engaged in front bump‐  
er cover  
❑ Can only be removed  
with front bumper cover  
removed  
4 - Number plate holder  
❑ Only installed in selec‐  
ted models available in  
selected markets  
5 - Clip  
❑ With clips or screws de‐  
pending on version  
6 - Spoiler  
❑ Engaged in front bump‐  
er cover  
❑ Can only be removed  
with front bumper cover  
removed  
7 - Fog light trim  
❑ Left and right  
❑ Pull forwards out of detent.  
8 - Cover for towing eye  
❑ Engaged in front bumper cover  
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