How to Replace Crankshaft Pulley 10-14 Volkswagen GTI

How to Replace Crankshaft Pulley 10-14 Volkswagen GTI

1A Auto shows you how to repair, install, fix, change or replace a broken, noisy, squeaky, worn or groaning serpentine belt tensioner. This video is applicable to the 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 VW GTI

🔧 List of tools used:
• Flat Blade Screwdriver
• 17mm Socket
• 24mm Socket
• Pulley Removal Tool
• T25 Driver
• T30 Driver
• 1/2 Inch Breaker Bar
• Ratchet
• Socket Extensions
• Torque Wrench
• Floor Jack
• Jack Stands

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ivanovgera5 says:

Must be used special tool to hold the chain gear in position. Don't listen this people.

David Barthel says:

I bought that tool from VW for around a $100. plus shipping. However the issue is that I do not have a hoist and cannot get the right positioning of the pulley.

David Barthel says:

Those lug bolts are difficult. I wish I had know that before buying the car.

David Barthel says:

Where do you get the VW tool?

Fadapow kitchen says:

Why did u need to turn the bolt to 90° i change the pulley seal and after changing it my tiguan shuts off when i put it in gear and it crank for a while before starting.

Antonio Altamira says:

it is possible that that piece makes noise like Bell bearing?

Rodriguez Aponte Family says:

Hi mines is leaking threw there .. is it fixable?

Ahmad Ali says:

Was that crank pulley seal leaking?

kloc monster says:

Is this the same/very similar install for a 2014 GLI? I know the part might be different but I'm just wondering about the install.

Mike Cassidy says:

How much does the VW "special" tool cost? (The tool used to hold the crankshaft pulley in place while loosening the bolt), thanks great video.

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