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

12.2.5. Replacement of brushes of the generator


Tension regulator with a shchetkoderzhatel



3–tension regulator;

And – distance from edge of brushes to an end face of a shchetkoderzhatel


Replacement of brushes of the generator make without removal of the generator from the car.

1. To disconnect a wire from the "minus" plug of the storage battery.
2. To unscrew two bolts 19 (see fig. Details of the generator of Bosch firm).
3. To remove a regulator of tension 18 with a shchetkoderzhatel.
4. To measure distance And (see fig. A tension regulator with a shchetkoderzhatel) from an end face of a shchetkoderzhatel to edge of brushes (i.e. as far as brushes from a shchetkoderzhatel act) which should make at new brushes of 13 mm, minimum admissible distance – 5 mm.
5. If distance And less than 5 mm, it is necessary to replace a tension regulator together with a shchetkoderzhatel (if replacement of brushes is required).
6. To check, whether brushes in shchetkoderzhatel easily move.
7. To establish a tension regulator on the generator.
8. To twirl bolts.
9. To attach a wire to the "minus" plug of the storage battery.