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1998-2005 Volkswagen Passat Jack Up How To

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Jacking up your 2004 Volkswagen Passat is can be dangerous if done incorrectly. The video above shows you where the jack and jack kit is located in your Passat how to assemble the components of the jack kit and safety precautions to take when using your jack. Most Volkswagen jack kits include the jack, a jack handle and a lug nut wrench. If you have a flat tire in your Volkswagen Passat, please see our how do I fix a flat tire video.

While following the instructions provided in your Passat's owners manual and in this video will help minimize the risk of injury. The best way to avoid injury is to never get under your vehicle while it is jacked up. Remember also, that even if your car is jacked up properly, another car could hit it and knock it over; therefore, be sure to give careful consideration to your environment before raising your car.

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