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VW Tiguan Body Repairs Exterior ➜ Rear Door

Tiguan 2016 ➤ , Tiguan RUS 2017 ➤  
General body repairs, exterior - Edition 06.2017  
58 – Rear doors, door components  
1
Door  
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⇒ “1.2 Removing and installing door”, page 165  
⇒ “1.3 Adjusting door”, page 167  
⇒ “1.4 Adjusting striker pin”, page 170  
⇒ “1.5 Removing and installing door arrester”, page 172  
⇒ “1.6 Removing and installing inner door seal”, page 174  
⇒ “1.7 Removing and installing outer door seal”, page 177  
1.1  
Assembly overview - door  
Note  
The illustrations show the left-hand side. The procedure for the right-hand side is basically the same.  
After renewal of B-pillar, the specified torque for bolts -2 and 5- as well as for -14 and 17- changes.  
1 - Rear door  
❑ Removing and installing  
⇒ page 165  
❑ Adjusting ⇒ page 167  
2 - Bolt  
❑ Loosening once to ad‐  
just the door is permit‐  
ted. Always renew oth‐  
erwise.  
❑ Installed from inside ve‐  
hicle.  
❑ To remove and install,  
B-pillar lower trim must  
be removed first.  
❑ 50 Nm  
Note  
After renewal of A-pi
specified torque chan
Specified tightening t
renewal of A-pillar: 2
3 - Door hinge  
❑ The hinge is split.  
❑ Lower part is secured to  
hinge upper part with  
bolt -8-.  
4 - Cover  
❑ For bolt -8-.  
5 - Bolt  
❑ Loosening once to ad‐  
just the door is permit‐  
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ted. Always renew otherwise.  
❑ Installed from inside vehicle.  
❑ To remove and install, B-pillar lower trim must be removed first.  
❑ 50 Nm  
Note  
After renewal of A-pillar the  
specified torque changes.  
Specified tightening torque after  
renewal of A-pillar: 20 Nm + 90°  
6 - Cover  
❑ For bolt -7-.  
7 - Bolt  
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❑ Always renew, loosening it once to adjust door is allowed.  
❑ 50 Nm  
8 - Bolt  
❑ Connects upper part of hinge to bottom part of hinge.  
❑ 23 Nm  
9 - Door hinge  
❑ The hinge is split.  
❑ Upper part is secured to hinge lower part with bolt -8-.  
10 - Bolt  
❑ 30 Nm  
11 - Bolt  
❑ Qty. 2  
❑ 9 Nm  
12 - Door arrester  
❑ Removing and installing ⇒ page 172  
13 - Door hinge  
❑ The hinge is split.  
❑ Lower part is secured to hinge upper part with bolt -8-.  
14 - Bolt  
❑ Loosening once to adjust the door is permitted. Always renew otherwise.  
❑ Installed from inside vehicle.  
❑ To remove and install, B-pillar lower trim must be removed first.  
❑ 50 Nm  
Note  
After renewal of A-pillar the  
specified torque changes.  
Specified tightening torque after  
renewal of A-pillar: 20 Nm + 90°  
15 - Door hinge  
❑ The hinge is split.  
❑ Upper part is secured to hinge lower part with bolt -8-.  
16 - Bolt  
❑ Always renew, loosening it once to adjust door is allowed.  
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❑ 50 Nm  
17 - Bolt  
❑ Loosening once to adjust the door is permitted. Always renew otherwise.  
❑ Installed from inside vehicle.  
❑ To remove and install, B-pillar lower trim must be removed first.  
❑ 50 Nm  
Note  
After renewal of A-pillar the  
specified torque changes.  
Specified tightening torque after  
renewal of A-pillar: 20 Nm + 90°  
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1.2  
Removing and installing door  
Special tools and workshop equipment required  
♦ Key (for door alignment) - 3320-  
♦ Universal joint for 3320 - 3320/1-  
♦ Bit for 3320 - 3320/2-  
♦ Bit for 3320 - 3320/3-  
♦ Torque wrench - V.A.G 1331-  
♦ Multipoint extended bit - 3410-  
♦ Setting gauge - 3371-  
♦ Removal wedge - 3409-  
Note  
The removal and installation sequence is described for the rear  
left door only. Removal and installation of the rear right door are  
similar.  
Removing  
1. Door  
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