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VW Golf V (A5, 03-08) and Golf Plus (05-09): repair manuals

A manual on your VW Golf V (type A5, 2003-2008) or Golf Plus (2005-2009)? Here are Haynes and other service and repair manuals on these VW cars. They provide detailed instructions to solve technical problems yourself and to repair or replace parts.

VW Golf V (2004 - 9/2008), Golf Plus (2005 - 3/2009), Jetta (2006 - 2009) - Petrol & Diesel - Haynes Service and Repair Manual

Haynes workshop manual on the Volkswagen models:
- VW Golf V (2004 - 9/2008)
- Golf Plus (2005 - 3/2009)
- Jetta (2006 - 2009).

Versions: hatchback, Variant and Jetta saloon, petrol and diesel.Petrol engines:
- 1.4 (1390 cc, engine codes BCA and BUD)
- 1.4 FSI (1390 cc, BKG and BLN)
- 1.6 SOHC (1595 cc, BGU, BSE and BSF)
- 1.6 DOHC FSI (1598 cc, BAG, BLP and BLF)
- 2.0 FSI (1984 cc, AXW, BLX, BLY, BLR, BVX, BVY and BVZ)
- 2.0 FSI turbo (1984 cc, AXX, BPY and BWA).

Diesel engines:
- 1.9 Turbo (1896 cc, BJB, BKC, BRU, BLS, BXE and BXF)
- 2.0 (1968 cc, BDK)
- 2.0 8V SOHC turbo (1968 cc, BMM)
- 2.0 16V DOHC turbo (1968 cc, AZV, BKD & BMN).

Exclusions: Please note that this manual does not cover the 1.4 litre TSI petrol engine with Twincharger super/turbocharger, the 1.6 litre Fuelflex engine, the 2.0 litre petrol engines with timing chain, the 1.6 litre TDI diesel engine nor the Golf GTi 30, Golf GTi Pirelli, Golf R32 or 4-Motion models.

Pages of the book Volkswagen Golf V & Jetta (2004-2009) (1)

Using photos and step-by-step instructions this Haynes manual on the VW Golf V, Golf Plus and Jetta describes maintenance, repair and overhaul of the 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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Specs:448 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 (4610)
Book: VW Golf V (2004 - 9/2008), Golf Plus (2005 - 3/2009), Jetta (2006 - 2009) - Petrol & Diesel - Haynes Service and Repair Manual

VW Golf V (2004 - 9/2008), Golf Plus (2005 - 3/2009), Jetta (2006 - 2009) - Petrol & Diesel

Language: English

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Volkswagen Golf V - Diesel 1.9 TDi (90-105 ch) et 2.0 TDi (140 ch) (11/2003-10/2008) - Revue Technique Automobile (RTA 680.1)

Revue Technique Automobile (RTA 604) covering the Volkswagen Golf V TDI diesel models.

Versions: Anniversary, Ascott, Boston, Carat, Confort, Sport, Trend, Trend Pack, etc.

Diesel engines:
- 1.9 TDi (1986 cc, 90 hp - BRU and 105 hp - BKC)
- 2.0 TDi (1968 cc, 140 hp, BKD).

Production years: 11/2003-10/2008.

This Revue Technique for the VW Golf V 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:250 pages, 27 x 21 cm / 10.6 x 8.25 in, paperback
Illustrations:hundreds of photographs and drawings
Publisher:ETAI (F, )
Series:Revue Technique Automobile (RTA 680.1)
Book: Volkswagen Golf V - Diesel 1.9 TDi (90-105 ch) et 2.0 TDi (140 ch) (11/2003-10/2008) - Revue Technique Automobile (RTA 680.1)

Volkswagen Golf V - Diesel 1.9 TDi (90-105 ch) et 2.0 TDi (140 ch) (11/2003-10/2008)

Language: French

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VW Golf V - Benzin- und Dieselmotoren (ab 8/2003) - Jetzt helfe ich mir selbst

Repair manual from the series "Jetzt helfe ich mir selbst" (nr. 240, reprint) for maintenance of the Volkswagen Golf V, petrol and diesel.

Petrol engines:
- 1.4 16V (55 kW/75 hp, since 8/2003)
- 1.4 FSI (66 kW/90 hp, since 4/2004)
- 1.6 (75 kW/102 hp, since 1/2004)
- 1.6 FSI (85 kW/115 hp, since 8/2003)
- 2.0 FSI (110 kW/150 hp, since 1/2004).

Diesel engines:
- 2.0 SDI (55 kW/75 hp, since 4/2004)
- 1.9 TDI (66 kW/90 hp, since 4/2004)
- 1.9 TDI PDE (77 kW/105 hp, since 8/2003)
- 2.0 TDI PDE (103 kW/140 hp, since 8/2003).

Production years: since 8/2003.

Pages of the book [JH 240] VW Golf V (ab 8/2003) (1)

  • This owner's guide describes the technology of the VW Golf V.
  • Comprehensive instructions for the replacement of current parts such as: shock absorbers, brake pads, brake discs, master cylinder and brake fluid / door mirrors, fuel cap, grille, bumpers, bonnet, tailgate, interior trim and seats / alternator and starter motor, voltage regulator, headlamps, tail lights / air filter, drivebelt, thermostat, coolant, oil filter and spark plugs.
  • Complete with adjustment data and a maintenance schedule.

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Author:Dieter Korp
Specs:240 pages, 26.5 x 20 cm / 10.4 x 7.9 in, paperback
Illustrations:about 250 photographs and drawings
Publisher:Motorbuch Verlag (D, 2012)
Series:Jetzt helfe ich mir selbst (240)
Book: VW Golf V - Benzin- und Dieselmotoren (ab 8/2003) - Jetzt helfe ich mir selbst

VW Golf V - Benzin- und Dieselmotoren (ab 8/2003)

Language: German

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VW Golf V - Benzin- und Dieselmotoren (ab Modelljahr 2003) - Bucheli Reparaturanleitung

Bucheli Reparaturanleitung for service and repair of the Volkswagen Golf 5, petrol and diesel.

Petrol engines:
- 1.4 (75 hp)
- 1.6 (102 hp)
- 1.6 FSI (115 hp)
- 2.0 FSI (150 hp).

Diesel engines:
- 2.0 SDI (75 hp)
- 1.9 TDI (90 hp)
- 1.9 TDI PDE (105 hp, unit injector)
- 2.0 TDI PDE (140 hp, unit injector).

Production years: since model year 2003.

Pages of the book [1280] VW Golf V (ab Modelljahr 2003) (1)

This Bucheli repair manual on the VW Golf V provides detailed instructions for work on the petrol and 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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Specs:196 pages, 28 x 21 cm / 11 x 8.25 in, paperback
Illustrations:numerous photographs and drawings
Publisher:Bucheli Verlag (CH, 2006)
Series:Bucheli Reparaturanleitung (1280)
Book: VW Golf V - Benzin- und Dieselmotoren (ab Modelljahr 2003) - Bucheli Reparaturanleitung

VW Golf V - Benzin- und Dieselmotoren (ab Modelljahr 2003)

Language: German

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VW Golf V (10/2003-09/2008), Golf Plus (01/2005-02/2009), Jetta (08/2005-09/2008), Touran (03/2003-09/2006) - So wird's gemacht

Workshop manual from the German series So wird's gemacht (nr. 133) on the Volkswagen models:
- Golf V (10/2003-09/2008)
- Golf Plus (01/2005-02/2009)
- Jetta (08/2005-09/2008)
- Touran (03/2003-09/2006)

Petrol engines:
- 1.4 L (55 kW/75 hp, 10/03-09/06)
- 1.4 L (59 kW/80 hp, 10/06-09/08)
- 1.4 L (66 kW/90 hp, 11/03-09/04)
- 1.4 L (90 kW/122 hp, 07/07-09/08)
- 1.4 L (103 kW/140 hp, 02/06-09/08)
- 1.4 L (125 kW/170 hp, 11/05-09/08)
- 1.6 L (75 kW/102 hp, 03/03-09/08)
- 1.6 L (85 kW/115 hp, 03/03-09/08)
- 2.0 L (110 kW/150 hp, 10/03-09/08)
- 2.0 L (147 kW/200 hp, 10/04-09/08)
- 3.2 L (184 kW/250 hp, 09/05-09/08 - for this engine only technical specifications)

Diesel engines:
- 1.9 TDI (66 kW/90 hp, 04/04-09/08)
- 1.9 TDI (74 kW/100 hp, 03/03-08/03)
- 1.9 TDI (77 kW/105 hp, 09/03-09/08)
- 2.0 SDI (55 kW/75 hp, 01/04-09/08)
- 2.0 TDI (100 kW/136 hp, 03/03-01/04)
- 2.0 TDI (103 kW/140 hp, 10/03-09/08)
- 2.0 TDI (125 kW/170 hp, 04/06-09/08).

The initial section of this manual on the VW Golf V, Golf Plus, Jetta and Touran covers inspection and daily maintenance of the petrol and diesel engines, transmission, brakes, steering and body (including the electrical system, windscreen wipers, lighting and heating or air conditioning).

Furthermore, this book provides detailed guidance on the following components:
- Suspension (replacement of driveshafts, springs and shock absorbers), steering (ball joints) and brakes (discs, brake linings and handbrake).
- Electrical system (battery, voltage regulator and starter motor).
- Dismantling and assembly of the engine cylinder head and cam drive, including replacement of the v-belt and the timing belt or chain.
- The lubricating system with the oil pump.
- The cooling system (replacement of radiator, thermostat and cooling fan).
- The fuel system (air filter, fuel pump and fuel filter) and exhaust (replacement of mufflers).
- Interior: removal and refitting of the dashboard, instrument panel, consoles, interior trim and seats.
- Body: dismantling and assembly of bumpers, fenders, bonnet, tailgate, doors, window mechanisms, locks and mirrors.

  • Extensive technical specifications, adjustment data and torque wrench settings.
  • 22 clear wiring diagrams of the main circuits.

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Author:Rüdiger Etzold
Specs:336 pages, 26 x 19.5 cm / 10.25 x 7.7 in, paperback
Illustrations:647 photographs and drawings
Publisher:Delius Klasing Verlag GmbH (D, 2018)
Series:So wird's gemacht (133)
Book: VW Golf V (10/2003-09/2008), Golf Plus (01/2005-02/2009), Jetta (08/2005-09/2008), Touran (03/2003-09/2006) - So wird's gemacht

VW Golf V (10/2003-09/2008), Golf Plus (01/2005-02/2009), Jetta (08/2005-09/2008), Touran (03/2003-09/2006)

Language: German

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Volkswagen Golf V - Diesel 1.9 TDI (90 et 105 ch) (2003-2008) - Revue Technique Automobile (RTA 840)

Service manual from the French series Revue Technique Automobile (RTA 840) covering maintenance and repair of the Volkswagen Golf V diesel models.

Diesel engines:
- 1.9 TDI (66 kW/90 hp, engine code BXF)
- 1.9 TDI (77 kW/105 hp, BXE).

Production years: 11/2003-10/2008.

This Revue Technique for the VW Golf V Diesel describes extensively maintenance and repair of the 1.9 TDI diesel engines (including timing gear, cylinder head, lubrication, coolant pump and fuel system).
Covers also work on the clutch, transmission, driveshafts, steering system, suspension, wheel hubs, brakes and electric equipment.
Special attention for the body (bumpers, headlamps, interior trim, removable parts, windows and window mechanisms, glued parts, welded parts and body check on the straightening bench).

  • Complete with adjustment data.
  • An integral owner's handbook gives information on operation and daily maintenance.
  • Full colour.
  • Specs:27 x 21 cm / 10.6 x 8.25 in, paperback
    Illustrations:numerous colour photographs and drawings
    Publisher:ETAI (F, 2019)
    Series:Revue Technique Automobile (RTA 840)
    Book: Volkswagen Golf V - Diesel 1.9 TDI (90 et 105 ch) (2003-2008) - Revue Technique Automobile (RTA 840)

    Volkswagen Golf V - Diesel 1.9 TDI (90 et 105 ch) (2003-2008)

    Language: French

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    VW Golf, Jetta, Rabbit & GTI (2006-2011) (USA) - Haynes Repair Manual

    Haynes Repair Manual on the Volkswagen US and Canadian models:
    - New Jetta (2005)
    - Jetta (2006-2011)
    - GLI (2006-2009)
    - Rabbit (2006-2009)
    - GTI with 2.0 L engine (2006)
    - GTI (2007-2011)
    - Golf (2010-2011).

    Gasoline engines: 4 and 5 cylinders.

    Exclusions: Please note that this manual does not cover :
    - the 2005 Jetta (based on the A4 platform)
    - the 2006 1.8 L GTI models
    - the 2011 2.0 L 8V Sedan models (based on the A6 platform)
    - the diesel engine
    - specific technology of the R32 models.

    This Haynes guide for North-American VW Jetta, Rabbit, GTI and Golf models from 2006-2011 provides photos and detailed step-by-step instructions for maintaining and fixing the gasoline 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:352 pages, 27 x 21 x 1.7 cm / 10.6 x 8.25 x 0.67 in, paperback
    Illustrations:hundreds of photographs and drawings
    Publisher:Haynes Manuals, Inc. (USA, 2012)
    Series:Haynes Auto Repair Manual (96019)
    Book: VW Golf, Jetta, Rabbit & GTI (2006-2011) (USA) - Haynes Repair Manual

    VW Golf, Jetta, Rabbit & GTI (2006-2011) (USA)

    Language: English

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    Volkswagen Golf V, Golf Plus, Jetta, Touran - benzyna i diesel Sam naprawiam samochód

    Bogato ilustrowany fachowy poradnik poświęcony obsłudze i naprawie samochodów osobowych Volkswagen:
    - Golf piątej generacji (od 10/2003 do 09/2008)
    - Golf Plus (od 01/2005 do 02/2009)
    - Jetta (od 08/2005 do 09/2008)
    - Touran (od 03/2003 do 09/2006).

    Silniki benzynowe:
    - 1.4 (55 kW/75 KM)
    - 1.4 FSI (66 kW/90 KM)
    - 1.4 TSI (125 kW/170 KM)
    - 1.6 (75 kW/102 KM)
    - 1.6 FSI (85 kW/115 KM)
    - 2.0 FSI (110 kW/150 KM)
    - 2.0 TFSI (147 kW/200 KM)

    Silniki wysokoprężne:
    - 2.0 SDI (55 kW/75 KM)
    - 1.9 TDI (66 kW/90 KM, 74 kW/100 KM i 77 kW/105 KM)
    - 2.0 TDI (100 kW/136 KM i 103 kW/140 KM)

    Z mechanicznymi. automatycznymi i zautomatyzowanymi skrzynkami przekładniowymi.

    • Podano m.in. plan obsługi, opis czynności obsługowych i naprawczych możliwych do wykonania we własnym zakresie oraz schematy instalacji elektrycznej (VW Golf od 11/2003).
    • Polskie wydanie książki "So wird's gemacht".
    Author:Hans-Rüdiger Etzold
    Specs:280 pages, 24.5 x 19.5 x 1.5 cm / 9.7 x 7.7 x 0.59 in, paperback
    Illustrations:666 photographs and drawings
    Publisher:Wydawnictwa Komunikacji i Łączności WKŁ (PL, 2017)
    Series:Sam naprawiam samochód
    Book: Volkswagen Golf V, Golf Plus, Jetta, Touran - benzyna i diesel Sam naprawiam samochód

    Volkswagen Golf V, Golf Plus, Jetta, Touran - benzyna i diesel

    Language: Polish

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    Volkswagen Rabbit, GTI (A5) - 2.0 L FSI, 2.5 L (2006-2009) (USA) - Bentley Service Manual

    Bentley Service Manual covering in great detail maintenance and repair of the Volkswagen Rabbit (American version of the Golf V) and GTI.

    Gasoline engines: 2.0 FSI (turbo, engine codes BPY, CBFA and CCTA) and 2.5 litre (types BGP, BGQ, CBTA and CBUA).

    Model years: 2006-2009.

    This Bentley workshop manual on the VW Rabbit and GTI (A5 platform) 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:978 pages, 28.5 x 22 x 6.1 cm / 11.2 x 8.7 x 2.4 in, hardback
    Illustrations:1792 photographs and drawings
    Publisher:Bentley Publishers (USA, 2011)
    Series:Bentley Service Manual
    Book: Volkswagen Rabbit, GTI (A5) - 2.0 L FSI, 2.5 L (2006-2009) (USA) - Bentley Service Manual

    Volkswagen Rabbit, GTI (A5) - 2.0 L FSI, 2.5 L (2006-2009) (USA) - Bentley Service Manual

    Language: English

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