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VW Tiguan Body Repairs Exterior ➜ Lock carrier

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General body repairs, exterior - Edition 06.2017  
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Lock carrier  
⇒ “1.2 Removing and installing lock carrier”, page 3  
⇒ “1.3 Moving to and back from service position”, page 5  
⇒ “1.4 Repairing lock carrier”, page 9  
1.1  
Assembly overview - lock carrier  
Note  
Different versions depending on model version; for allocation refer to ⇒ Electronic parts catalogue ETKA  
1 - Lock carrier with add-on  
parts  
❑ Removing and installing  
⇒ page 3  
❑ Moving to and back from  
service position  
⇒ page 5  
2 - Mounting plate  
❑ Left  
3 - Bolt  
❑ Qty. 1 on each side  
❑ 8.0 Nm  
4 - Bolt  
❑ Qty. 2 on each side  
❑ 8.0 Nm  
5 - Air duct  
❑ Left  
6 - Support for lock carrier  
7 - Bolt  
❑ Qty. 2 on each side  
❑ 12 Nm  
8 - Centre guide profile  
9 - Bolt  
❑ Qty. 3  
❑ 8.0 Nm  
10 - Bumper carrier  
11 - Bolt  
❑ Qty. 2 on each side  
❑ 8.0 Nm  
12 - Bolt  
❑ Qty. 4 on each side  
❑ 55 Nm  
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13 - Hexagon nut  
❑ Qty. 2  
❑ 12 Nm  
14 - Air duct  
❑ Right  
15 - Mounting plate  
❑ Right  
1.2  
Removing and installing lock carrier  
Special tools and workshop equipment required  
♦ Guide pins - T10093-  
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♦ Torque wrench - V.A.G 1331-  
♦ Torque wrench - V.A.G 1332-  
1. Lock carrier  
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Note  
The lock carrier is a safety-relevant component. For this reason, the lock carrier must only be repaired at  
the points indicated.  
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In the event of damage, renew lock carrier.  
For vehicles with adaptive cruise control unit - J428- , the adaptive cruise control unit - J428- must be  
adjusted anew whenever the lock carrier has been removed, installed or replaced.  
General information and work instructions for the adaptive cruise control unit - J428- can be found in ⇒  
Electrical system; Rep. gr. 27 ; Adaptive cruise control  
Removing  
– Always use guide pins - T10093- to move lock carrier to serv‐  
ice position ⇒ page 5 .  
– Remove guide pins - T10093- from left and right longitudinal  
members with the aid of a second mechanic. Put down lock  
carrier -1- with attachments. For example on engine and gear‐  
box jack - VAS 6931- .  
– Remove bumper carrier and support arm ⇒ page 274 .  
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– Detach radiator module from lock carrier -arrow a-, but do not  
remove it ⇒ Rep. gr. 19 ; Radiator, radiator fan; Removing  
and installing radiator module .  
– Lift condenser -3- off radiator module -2- -arrow b-, swing it  
slightly out of lock carrier -arrow c-, but do not remove it.  
– Pull out lock carrier -1- upwards between radiator module and  
condenser -arrows d-.  
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Note  
Do not hang condenser and hydraulic oil cooler from lines.  
Do not kink lines for condenser and hydraulic systems.  
Installing  
Install in the reverse order of removal observing the following:  
Note  
Always fit lock carrier on the bolting points at the foremost po‐  
sition in the elongated hole. Only then can the lock carrier  
move in a crash situation.  
On vehicles equipped with adaptive cruise control unit - J428- ,  
the adaptive cruise control unit - J428- must be readjusted  
whenever the lock carrier has been removed, installed or re‐  
newed.  
General information and work instructions for the adaptive  
cruise control unit - J428- can be found in ⇒ Electrical system;  
Rep. gr. 27 ; Adaptive cruise control  
Specified torques  
♦ Lock carrier  
⇒ “1.1 Assembly overview - lock carrier”, page 2 .  
1.3  
Moving to and back from service posi‐  
tion  
Special tools and workshop equipment required  
♦ Guide pins - T10093-  
1. Lock carrier  
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