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VW Tiguan Heating & Air Conditioner ➜ Removing and installing air recirculation flap control motor

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Heating, air conditioner - Edition 06.2017  
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4.4  
Removing and installing air recirculation  
flap control motor - V113-  
⇒ “4.4.2 Removing and installing air recirculation flap control mo‐  
tor V113 , right-hand drive vehicles”, page 80  
4.4.1  
Removing and installing air recirculation  
flap control motor - V113- , left-hand  
drive vehicles  
Electrical/manual air conditioning system  
Special tools and workshop equipment required  
♦ Vehicle diagnostic tester  
Note  
The control motor has end stops with integrated limit switches  
instead of a potentiometer.  
Removing  
– Switch all electrical consumers off.  
– Switch off ignition.  
– Withdraw ignition key.  
– Remove glove compartment ⇒ General body repairs, interior;  
Rep. gr. 68 ; Compartments/covers; Removing and installing  
glove compartment .  
– Unscrew bolts -arrows-.  
– Remove air recirculation flap control motor - V113- -3- from air  
intake duct -2-.  
– Separate electrical connector -1-.  
Installing  
Install in reverse order of removal. Observe the following:  
Note  
Check operation of flaps and hinge mechanism before fitting.  
Make sure levers and shafts are properly fitted in the mounts.  
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Tiguan 2016 ➤ , Tiguan RUS 2017 ➤  
Heating, air conditioner - Edition 06.2017  
– Fresh air flap must be set to “closed” position to allow for in‐  
stallation of air recirculation flap control motor - V113- .  
The operating shaft -2- must be on the stop -1- -arrow- as  
shown.  
Note  
If the control motor operating shaft is not at the “fresh air mode”  
stop, rotate the receptacle in the control motor.  
– Fresh air flap must be set to “open” position to allow fresh air  
to flow into the vehicle.  
– Switch on ignition.  
– Connect respective control motor to vehicle wiring harness  
and select a setting on operating and display unit to set control  
motor to desired position (e.g. middle position). Wait until con‐  
trol motor has moved to desired position and switch off ignition.  
– Position the control motor against the air intake box. The op‐  
erating shaft must engage in the mount.  
There must not be any play in the connection between the  
operating shaft and mount.  
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Note  
If the bolts cannot be fitted, the control motor is not completely  
seated on the housing.  
– Route wiring harness so that it cannot come into contact with  
any moving parts (e.g. actuating arm on control motor).  
– Read event memory and erase any entries displayed. Then  
perform “basic setting” ⇒ Vehicle diagnostic tester in “Guided  
Fault Finding” mode.  
– Check operation of heater and air conditioning system.  
Specified torques  
⇒ “5.1 Assembly overview - heater and air conditioning unit”,  
page 111  
♦ Compartments/covers; Assembly overview - glove compart‐  
ment ⇒ General body repairs, interior; Rep. gr. 68 ; Com‐  
partments/covers; Assembly overview - glove compartment .  
4.4.2  
Removing and installing air recirculation  
flap control motor - V113- , right-hand  
drive vehicles  
Electrical/manual air conditioning system  
Special tools and workshop equipment required  
♦ Vehicle diagnostic tester  
Note  
The control motor has end stops with integrated limit switches  
instead of a potentiometer.  
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Rep. gr.87 - Air conditioning system  
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Tiguan 2016 ➤ , Tiguan RUS 2017 ➤  
Heating, air conditioner - Edition 06.2017  
Removing  
– Switch all electrical consumers off.  
– Switch off ignition.  
– Withdraw ignition key.  
– Remove dash panel central tube ⇒ General body repairs, in‐  
terior; Rep. gr. 70 ; Dash panel central tube; Removing and  
installing dash panel central tube .  
– Unscrew bolts -2-.  
– Remove air recirculation flap control motor - V113- -1- from air  
intake duct.  
– Separate connector -3-.  
Installing  
Install in reverse order of removal. Observe the following:  
4. Control motors  
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Tiguan 2016 ➤ , Tiguan RUS 2017 ➤  
Heating, air conditioner - Edition 06.2017  
– Fresh air flap must be set to “closed” position to allow for in‐  
stallation of air recirculation flap control motor - V113- .  
Note  
Check operation of flaps and hinge mechanism before fitting.  
Make sure levers and shafts are properly fitted in the mounts.  
– Fresh air flap must be set to “open” position to allow fresh air  
to flow into the vehicle.  
The operating shaft -2- must be on the stop -1- -arrow- as  
shown.  
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Note  
If the control motor operating shaft is not at the “fresh air mode”  
stop, rotate the receptacle in the control motor.  
– Switch on ignition.  
– Connect respective control motor to vehicle wiring harness  
and select a setting on operating and display unit to set control  
motor to desired position (e.g. middle position). Wait until con‐  
trol motor has moved to desired position and switch off ignition.  
– Position the control motor against the air intake box. The op‐  
erating shaft must engage in the mount.  
There must not be any play in the connection between the  
operating shaft and mount.  
Note  
If the bolts cannot be fitted, the control motor is not completely  
seated on the housing.  
– Route wiring harness so that it cannot come into contact with  
any moving parts (e.g. actuating arm on control motor).  
– Read event memory and erase any entries displayed. Then  
perform “basic setting” ⇒ Vehicle diagnostic tester in “Guided  
Fault Finding” mode.  
– Check operation of heater and air conditioning system.  
Specified torques  
⇒ “5.1 Assembly overview - heater and air conditioning unit”,  
page 111  
♦ Assembly overview - dash panel central tube ⇒ General body  
repairs, interior; Rep. gr. 70 ; Dash panel central tube; As‐  
sembly overview - dash panel central tube  
♦ Assembly overview - dash panel ⇒ General body repairs, in‐  
terior; Rep. gr. 70 ; Dash panel; Assembly overview - dash  
panel  
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