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VW Golf IV (A4, 1997-2003): service and repair manuals

A manual on your Volkswagen Golf IV (type A4, 1997-2003)? Here are Haynes and other service and repair manuals on these Volkswagen passenger cars. They provide detailed instructions to solve technical problems yourself and to repair or replace parts.

VW Golf IV & Bora - 4-cyl Petrol & Diesel (2001-2003) - Haynes Service and Repair Manual

Haynes workshop manual on the Volkswagen Golf IV hatchback, estate and Bora, petrol and diesel.

Petrol engines:
- 1.4 (1390 cc, engine codes AHW, AXP and BCA)
- 1.6 8V (1595 cc, AEH, AKL, AVU and BFQ)
- 1.6 16V (1597 cc, AZD and BCB)
- 1.8 Turbo (1781cc, 150 and 180 hp, AUM and AUQ)
- 2.0 (1984 cc, APK, AQY, AZH and AZJ).

Diesel engines:
- 1.9 (1896 cc, AGP and AQM)
- 1.9 Turbo (1896 cc, AGR, AHF, ALH and ASV)
- 1.9 PD (1896 cc, unit injectors)
- 1.9 PD turbo (1896 cc, unit injectors, AJM, ARL, ASZ, ATD, AUY and AXR).

Production years: 2001-2003.

Exclusions: Please note that this manual does not cover 2.3 V5 or 2.8 V6 petrol engines, nor the versions 4-Motion 4x4, Golf R32 or Golf Cabriolet.

Pages of the book VW Golf IV/Bora 4-cyl Petrol & Diesel (01-03) (1)

Using photos and step-by-step instructions this Haynes manual on the VW Golf IV and Bora describes maintenance, repair and overhaul of the 4-cylinder petrol and diesel engines (distribution, belts, valves, camshaft, cylinder head, oil pump, seals and radiator).
It also addresses issues related to the heater, fuel system, exhaust, starting and charging system. Furthermore, it covers work on the clutch, gearbox, driveshafts, braking system, suspension, steering gear, body, interior and electrical system.

  • Based on a complete strip-down and rebuild.
  • Includes a maintenance schedule, technical specifications, torque wrench settings and troubleshooting tables.
  • Clear and detailed wiring diagrams for easy reference.

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Author:Peter Gill, Andy Legg
Specs:384 pages, 27 x 21 x 2.1 cm / 10.6 x 8.25 x 0.83 in, paperback
Illustrations:hundreds of photographs and drawings
Publisher:Haynes Publishing (GB, 2014)
Series:Haynes Service and Repair Manual (4169)
Book: VW Golf IV & Bora - 4-cyl Petrol & Diesel (2001-2003) - Haynes Service and Repair Manual

VW Golf IV & Bora - 4-cyl Petrol & Diesel (2001-2003)

Language: English

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Volkswagen Golf IV - Diesel 1.9 SDi - 1.9 TDi (90, 100, 110, 115, 130, 150 ch) (01/1998-2003) - Revue Technique Automobile (RTA 622.2)

Revue Technique Automobile (RTA 622) covering the Volkswagen Golf IV Diesel TDi and SDi.

Diesel engines: 1896 cc - AGP and AQM (68 hp), AGR and ALH (90 hp), ATD and AXR (unit injectors, 100 hp), AHF and ASV (110 hp), AJM and AUY (unit injectors, 115 hp), ASZ (unit injectors, 130 hp) and ARL (unit injectors, 150 hp).

Production years: 1/1998-2003.

This Revue Technique for the VW Golf IV Diesel describes extensively service and repair of the diesel engines (including timing gear, cylinder head, lubrication, coolant pump, injection pump and injectors).
Covers also work on the clutch, transmission, driveshafts, steering system, suspension, wheel hubs, brakes, electric equipment and body.

  • Includes adjustment data and wiring diagrams.
  • An integral owner's handbook provides information on operation and daily maintenance.
  • Additional chapter with tips and a checklist to prepare for the MOT test.
Specs:346 pages, 27 x 21 cm / 10.6 x 8.25 in, paperback
Illustrations:hundreds of photographs and drawings
Publisher:ETAI (F, 1999)
Series:Revue Technique Automobile (RTA 622.2)
Book: Volkswagen Golf IV - Diesel 1.9 SDi - 1.9 TDi (90, 100, 110, 115, 130, 150 ch) (01/1998-2003) - Revue Technique Automobile (RTA 622.2)

Volkswagen Golf IV - Diesel 1.9 SDi - 1.9 TDi (90, 100, 110, 115, 130, 150 ch) (01/1998-2003)

Language: French

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VW Golf 4 (ab 1998), Bora (ab 1999) - 1.9 Liter Dieselmotor - Bucheli Reparaturanleitung

Bucheli Reparaturanleitung for service and repair of the Volkswagen Golf 4 (since 1998) and Bora (since 1999), including Syncro 4x4.

Diesel engines: 1.9 (direct injection, 50 kW) and 1.9 TDi turbo (66 and 81 kW).

Exclusions: Please note that this manual does not cover the AJM diesel engine with unit injectors (Pumpe-Düse).

Pages of the book [1230] VW Golf 4, Bora (ab 1998/99) - 1.9 Diesel (1)

This Bucheli repair manual on the VW Golf IV and Bora provides detailed instructions for work on the 1.9 litre diesel engines (removal - refitting, crankshaft, connecting rods, pistons, distribution, valves, oil pump, cooling, fuel system).
Covers also the clutch, gearbox (only removal and installation), driveshafts, steering system, front and rear suspension, brakes, electrical system and the exhaust.

  • Includes comprehensive technical data and torque wrench settings.
  • Clear wiring diagrams.

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Author:Peter Russek
Specs:232 pages, 28 x 21 cm / 11 x 8.25 in, paperback
Illustrations:numerous photographs and drawings
Publisher:Bucheli Verlag (CH, 1999)
Series:Bucheli Reparaturanleitung (1230)
Book: VW Golf 4 (ab 1998), Bora (ab 1999) - 1.9 Liter Dieselmotor - Bucheli Reparaturanleitung

VW Golf 4 (ab 1998), Bora (ab 1999) - 1.9 Liter Dieselmotor

Language: German

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VW Golf IV, Bora - 1.4, 1.6, 2.0 Liter Benziner (2000-2002) - Bucheli Reparaturanleitung

Bucheli Reparaturanleitung for service and repair of the Volkswagen Golf 4 and Bora petrol models, incl. 4x4.

Versions: 1.4 16V, 1.6 Trendline, 1.6 Celebration, 1.6 16V, 1.6 16V FSI, 1.6 16V Comfortline, 1.6 Comfortline A, 1.6 16V FSI Comfortline, 2.0, 2.0 4Motion, 2.0 Basis, 2.0 Basis 4Motion, 2.0 Comfortline, 2.0 Comfort 4Motion, 2.0 Generation, 2.0 Trendline, 2.0 Trendline 4Motion, 2.0 GTI.

Petrol engines:
- 1.4 16V (75 hp/55 kW)
- 1.6 8V (102 hp/75 kW)
- 1.6 16V (102 hp/75 kW and 105 hp/77 kW)
- 1.6 litre 16V FSI (direct injection, 110 hp/81 kW)
- 2.0 8V (102 hp/75 kW and 116 hp/85 kW).

Injection systems: 4AV, 4LV, 4MV, Simos and Motronic.

Production years: 2000-2002.

Pages of the book [1262] VW Golf IV/Bora - 1.4/1.6/2.03 Liter (00-02) (1)

This Bucheli repair manual on the VW Golf IV and Bora petrol models provides detailed instructions for work on the engine (removal - refitting, crankshaft, connecting rods, pistons, distribution, valves, oil pump, cooling, fuel system).
Covers also the clutch, gearbox (only removal and installation), driveshafts, steering system, front and rear suspension, brakes, electrical system and the exhaust.

  • Includes comprehensive technical data and torque wrench settings.
  • Clear wiring diagrams.
  • Reprint of the 1st edition (2003).

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Author:Peter Russek
Specs:224 pages, 28 x 21 cm / 11 x 8.25 in, paperback
Illustrations:numerous photographs and drawings
Publisher:Bucheli Verlag (CH, 2003)
Series:Bucheli Reparaturanleitung (1262)
Book: VW Golf IV, Bora - 1.4, 1.6, 2.0 Liter Benziner (2000-2002) - Bucheli Reparaturanleitung

VW Golf IV, Bora - 1.4, 1.6, 2.0 Liter Benziner (2000-2002)

Language: German

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VW Golf, GTI & Jetta - All 4-cylinder gasoline engines / TDI diesel engine (1999-2005) (USA) - Haynes Repair Manual

Haynes Repair Manual on the Volkswagen Golf, GTI and Jetta.

Gasoline engines: 4 cylinders.

Diesel engines: 4 cylinders - TDI (1999-2004).

Model years: 1999-2005.

Exclusions: Please note that this manual does not cover :
- the 5 cylinder or VR6 engines
- the TDI PD (Pumpe-Düse) diesel engines
- the R32 AWD
- the 1999 models on the A3 platform.

This Haynes guide on the North-American VW Golf, GTI and Jetta provides photos and detailed step-by-step instructions maintenance and repair of the 4-cylinder petrol and diesel engines (distribution, belts, valves, camshaft, cylinder head, oil pump, seals, and crankshaft).
It also addresses issues related to cooling, air conditioning, the fuel system, exhaust plus the starting and charging system. Furthermore, it includes guidance for tasks involving the remaining vehicle components such as the clutch, gearbox (removal and installation), propshafts, braking system, suspension, steering box, body, interior and electrical system.

  • Covers U.S. and Canadian models.
  • Based on a complete strip-down and rebuild.
  • Includes a maintenance schedule, technical specifications, torque wrench settings and troubleshooting tables.
  • Clear and detailed wiring diagrams for easy reference.

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Specs:336 pages, 27 x 21 x 1.8 cm / 10.6 x 8.25 x 0.71 in, paperback
Illustrations:hundreds of photographs and drawings
Publisher:Haynes Manuals, Inc. (USA, 2017)
Series:Haynes Auto Repair Manual (96018)
Book: VW Golf, GTI & Jetta - All 4-cylinder gasoline engines / TDI diesel engine (1999-2005) (USA) - Haynes Repair Manual

VW Golf, GTI & Jetta - All 4-cylinder gasoline engines / TDI diesel engine (1999-2005) (USA)

Language: English

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Volkswagen Golf, GTI, Jetta - gasoline and diesel (1999-2005) (USA) - Bentley Service Manual

Bentley Service Manual covering in great detail maintenance and repair of the Volkswagen Golf, GTI and Jetta, gasoline and diesel.

Gasoline engines:
- 1.8 litre turbo (AWD, AWW and AWP)
- 2.0 litre (AEG, AVH, AZG, BBW and BEV)
- 2.8 litre VR6 (AFP and BDF).

Diesel engines:
- 1.9 litre TDI (ALH)
- 1.9 litre unit injector turbodiesel (BEW).

Model years: 1999-2005.

This Bentley workshop manual on the VW Golf IV (1J) and Jetta provides detailed instructions for work on the engines (mechanical part, distribution, valves, ignition, starter, alternator) and cooling system.
Covers also the clutch, transmission (only removal and installation), suspension, brakes, steering, fuel system, exhaust, electrical system, interior, doors, central locking and air conditioning.

  • Covers U.S. and Canadian models.
  • Complete with adjustment data, torque wrench settings, OBD fault codes and wiring diagrams.
  • This is the most comprehensive workshop manual available for these cars.

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Specs:2008 pages, 28.5 x 21.5 x 14 cm / 11.2 x 8.5 x 5.51 in, hardback
Illustrations:4140 photographs and drawings, gedeeltelijk in colour
Publisher:Bentley Publishers (USA, 2011)
Series:Bentley Service Manual
Book: Volkswagen Golf, GTI, Jetta - gasoline and diesel (1999-2005) (USA) - Bentley Service Manual

Volkswagen Golf, GTI, Jetta - gasoline and diesel (1999-2005) (USA) - Bentley Service Manual

Language: English

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Volkswagen Golf, Jetta, GTI (1999-2005) (USA) - Chilton Repair Manual

Chilton Repair Manual on the Volkswagen Golf, GTI and Jetta.

Gasoline engines: 1.8 and 2.0 litre.

Diesel engines: 1.9 litre.

Model years: 1999-2005.

Exclusions: Please note that this manual does not cover the 5-cylinder or VR6 engines, the TDI-PD diesel engines (since 2004), the Golf R32 AWD, the Golf Cabrio nor the early 1999 models based on the A3 platform.

This Chilton workshop manual on the VW Golf, GTI and Jetta models from 1999-2005 covers maintenance, repair and overhaul of the gasoline and diesel engines (distribution, camshaft, inlet and outlet valves, cylinder head, crankshaft, lubricating system and gaskets).
It also addresses the cooling, air conditioning, fuel system, exhaust and the electrical system. Additionally, it provides instructions for working on other vehicle components, such as the clutch, transmission (only removal and installation), front and rear axles, springs and shock absorbers, the steering system, brakes and body.

  • Covers U.S. and Canadian models.
  • Includes technical specifications, adjustment data, torque wrench settings and wiring diagrams.
  • Tables for troubleshooting and identification of models and engines.

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Author:Jay Storer
Specs:256 pages, 28 x 20.5 x 2 cm / 11 x 8.1 x 0.79 in, paperback
Illustrations:hundreds of photographs and drawings
Publisher:Chilton Automotive Books (USA, 2011)
Series:Chilton Auto Repair Manual (70403)
Book: Volkswagen Golf, Jetta, GTI (1999-2005) (USA) - Chilton Repair Manual

Volkswagen Golf, Jetta, GTI (1999-2005) (USA)

Language: English

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