Volkswagen Golf ll, Jetta II

1983-1992 of release

Repair and car operation

Volkswagen Golf 2 / Jett 2
+ 1.1. Short technical characteristics of diesel engines
+ 2. Engine
+ 3. Power supply system
+ 4. Coupling
+ 5. Transmission
+ 6. Transmission
+ 7. Forward drive
+ 8. Steering
+ 9. Suspension brackets
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
- 12. Electric equipment
   12.1. Block of safety locks and relay
   - 12.2. Generator
      12.2.1. Technical characteristics
      12.2.2. Removal and generator installation
      12.2.3. Dismantling and generator assembly
      12.2.4. Check of elements of the generator
      12.2.5. Replacement of brushes of the generator
      12.2.6. Replacement and adjustment of a tension of a belt of a drive of the generator
   + 12.3. Starter
   + 12.4. Forward headlight
   12.5. Replacement of a lamp of the forward index of turn
   12.6. Replacement of lamps of a back lamp
   12.7. Replacement of a lamp of illumination of registration plate
   + 12.8. Windscreen screen wiper
   + 12.9. Screen wiper of a door of a back
   12.10. Adjustment of a jet of washers of glasses
   12.11. Combination of devices
   12.12. Block of control lamps
   + 12.13. Ignition system
   + 12.14. Electric circuits

12.2.2. Removal and generator installation


Generator fastening

2–bolt of fastening of an arm of the generator;
3–bolt of fastening of an adjusting level;
4–a bolt of fastening of the generator to a level;

5–adjusting level;
6–generator arm;
7–bolt of fastening of the generator


1. To disconnect a wire from the "minus" plug of the storage battery.
2. To unfasten spring fastening and to take out a connecting block of electric wires.
3. To disconnect from the generator a "weight" wire if is available.


Fastening of the generator can be two types: the adjusting level is from above and the adjusting level is from below. The description for the bottom provision of an adjusting level is given. All operations with the top situation are similar.

4. To weaken the top bolt 7 (see fig. Generator fastening).
5. To turn off a bolt 4.
6. To turn the generator 1 to the engine.
7. To remove a belt of a drive of the generator.
8. To turn out a bolt 7.
9. To remove the generator 1.


Installation of the generator make in sequence, return to removal, thus it is necessary to adjust a tension of a belt of a drive of the generator (see subsection 12.2.6).