Volkswagen Jetta, Golf, GTI 1999, 2000
2.8 Liter VR6 2V Engine Mechanical, Engine Code(s): AFP Lubrication system components, removing and installing (Page 17-13)
Use a rotating brush to remove sealing residue from the oil pan, a hand drill with
plastic brushes for example-inset (wear protective glasses).
Clean the sealing surfaces so that they are free of oil and grease.
Installing Notes: Ensure that the sealing compound has a valid expiration date.
The oil pan must be installed within 5 minutes after applying the silicon sealing compound.
Cut the tubular nozzle off at the front mark (nozzle diameter approx. 3 mm).
Apply the sealing compound to the cleaned sealing surface, as shown. The bead
must: be 2-3 mm thick run past the inside around the bores -arrows-