Volkswagen Golf/Jetta 2 manual

Air cleaner element renewal (Every 20 000 miles (30 000 km) or 24 months)
Routine maintenance and servicing / Air cleaner element renewal (Every 20 000 miles (30 000 km) or 24 months)


Carburettor models
1.05 and 1.3 litre engines 1 Release the spring clips securing the air cleaner lid and remove the lid (see illustration).

32.1 Unclip the air cleaner lid . . .
32.1 Unclip the air cleaner lid . . .

2 Cover the carburettor entry port to prevent any dirt entering it when the element is lifted out. Remove the element (see illustration).

Wipe the inside of the air cleaner with a moist rag to remove all dust and dirt and then remove the covering from the entry port.

32.2 . . . and remove the element - 1.3 litre, carburettor
32.2 . . . and remove the element - 1.3 litre, carburettor

3 Fit the new element. Clean the cover, position it in place, then clip it down whilst ensuring that the two arrows are aligned.

1.6 and 1.8 litre engines 4 Unclip and remove the cover then withdraw the element. Note that on some models, it is necessary to first loosen the front mounting nut (see illustrations).

32.4a Unclip air cleaner cover . . .
32.4a Unclip air cleaner cover . . .

32.4b . . . loosen front mounting nut . . .
32.4b . . . loosen front mounting nut . . .

32.4c . . . then remove cover to expose element - 1.6 and 1.8 litre,
32.4c . . . then remove cover to expose element - 1.6 and 1.8 litre, carburettor

5 Clean the interior of the air cleaner with a fuel-moistened cloth, then wipe it dry.

6 Fit the new element in the reverse order of removal.

Fuel-injected models
7 Release the spring clips securing the air cleaner cover and separate the cover from the airflow meter (see illustration).

32.7 Air cleaner components Digijet fuel injection
32.7 Air cleaner components Digijet fuel injection

8 Withdraw the element from the housing.

9 Wipe clean the inside of the cover.

10 Fit the new element and secure the cover by pressing the clips home.


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