Volkswagen Touareg 2004-06

Bleeding

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  1. Inspect the power steering fluid level and top up as needed.
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  3. Raise the vehicle until the front wheels are off the ground.
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  5. Start the engine and let it run at idle for about 5 seconds.
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  7. Switch off the engine and check the fluid level.
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  9. Repeat the procedure once more.
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  11. Start the engine again and turn steering wheel 3 times from stop to stop at idle speed.
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  13. Switch off the engine and check the fluid level, top off if necessary.
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  15. Repeat the procedure 2 more times.
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  17. To dissipate air bubbles in the fluid, let the vehicle sit 2 to 3 minutes.
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  19. Lower the vehicle.
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  21. Start the engine and turn the steering wheel 5 times from stop to stop at idle speed.
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  23. The system has been bled when air bubbles no longer rise to the surface in the fluid reservoir.
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