Transmission and Drivetrain — 4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission including electrical troubleshooting, 5-speed manual transmission including cable shift mechanism, and final drives. Digifant and Motronic Fuel Injection and Ignition systems, Exhaust and Emission Controls-from simple preventive maintenance and service to in-depth troubleshooting. Keeping it handy in the car ensures that no matter who services your Volkswagen, they have access to thorough and accurate information. Also new for 1994 was a new color: Mulberry Metallic which resembled a plum-purple hue. Lack of aggressive marketing and advertising.
. For direct download if you got a fast connection when you download by browser you don't need a paid plan to download. The official published photo indicates the rear seats were removed to facilitate storage of the softop - good enough reason why this study vehicle never became approved for production. Power delivery began around 2000 rpm but the meat of the power was between 3000 and 6000 rpm. Volkswagen's economy-car poor- reliability image problems. The traction control system also had a brake heat monitor system to prevent overheating. Owner oriented features include: Vehicle Care-factory recommendations for the best ways to maintain the value of your Volkswagen.
The Volkswagen owner who has no intention of working on his or her car will find that owning and referring to this manual will make it possible to be better informed and to more knowledgeably discuss repairs with a professional automotive service technician. The aim throughout has been clarity and completeness, with step-by-step procedures and accurate specifications. The styling was chunky as opposed to the aerodynamically-sculpted-look of the time. It was designed by Herbert Schäfer, and was produced between 1 September 1988 and 31 July 1995. But that flattery just emphasized the bargain the Corrado was by being a Volkswagen. Some 1993 Corrados were still available throughout most of 1994 on dealer lots.
For the Volkswagen owner with basic mechanical skills and for the independent automotive technician, this manual includes the same specifications and procedures that were available in an authorized Volkswagen dealer service department as this manual went to press, including: Engine-removal and installation, disassembly and assembly, and reconditioning information for the G60 supercharged 1. Basic Electricity-an introduction, or a refresher, on the basics of how and why electricity circuits work or don»t! Troubleshooting-the basic methods used to isolate and identify faults, or just to figure out whether there is a problem. Car and Driver returned the quickest published time of 6. Already, lackluster sales prompted the availability of a 4-speed automatic transmission as a new option for the 1991 model year, in hopes of expanding the customer base of the Corrado. Small tear to front cover and book looks a little bit grubby but perfectly useable. However, the manual shifter was noted for its notchy and sloppy action. Wiring Diagrams-complete wiring diagrams, the accurate wiring information for each model and model year including optional equipment and running production changes.
Four options were available: automatic transmission, leather interior, power sunroof and the cold climate package. While collector-car status does not yet seem to be part of the Corrado's current afterlife, this underscores the bargain it still offers, if not in the showroom but now in the used car market. It is in good condition otherwise with the exception of a few dirty fingers prints here and there. Do you have a question or comment about this article? The 1990 Corrado was equipped with power-assisted vented front disc brakes and solid discs in the rear. No more messy manuals that you have to keep replacing or cant use any more due to wear and tear.
However if you get stuck and need any technical help Im always on hand. Additional technical content For additional technical content for A2 platform Volkswagen models, including the Corrado, visit our online technical library by clicking below. Best Manual Available On Tradebit! All models featured an electrically adjustable rear spoiler, which can be raised or lowered by the driver. The engine had a supercharger as opposed to the more popular turbocharger. For more information, please contact us at Corrado Club of America, P.
The Volkswagen owner intending to do maintenance and repair should have screwdrivers and a set of metric wrenches, sockets and hex wrenches, since these basic hand tools are needed for most of the work described in this manual. Unfortunately due to the nature of this item we are unable to offer refunds on this item. This manual was created specifically to cover only those models built for sale in the United States and Canada. The factory published a 0-to-60mph time of 7. You can view and print out the complete repair procedures with this Service Repair Workshop Manual Download - you do not need to be skilled with a computer! AutoWeek concluded that while the Corrado took the road less traveled, by doing things differently and arriving at much the same result, the Corrado offered buyers a large service by offering them a choice. As tested by AutoWeek, the automatic was a favorable alternative to the notchy and imprecise-shifting 5-speed manual.
All Corrados were assembled by Karmann Coachworks, an independent specialty shop in Osnabrück, Germany, which has a long history of contract work with Volkswagen and other German automakers. Exclusivity is, and with Volkswagen planning to sell 10,000 Corrados a year, it's safe to say that you won't see yourself coming and going in a G60. Heating and Air Conditioning, Interior Equipment-adjustments and troubleshooting, including airbag information. You will be able to use this Manual for as long and for as many times as you like with no restrictions. The innovative 15-degree V6 engine developed 178-hp and 177lb-ft of torque and won Popular Science's Best of What's New Award for 1992. This manual has been prepared from the information that the Volkswagen organization provides to its own factory-trained technicians and has also been developed primarily with the professional automotive technician in mind.
Certainly it could have sold equally-well as an Audi Coupe, the Volkswagen- owned luxury car maker. It was immediately identified as a true Volkswagen becuase it was so very different. We stand behind our products and have had hundreds of satisfied customers. Moreover, we are in fact owners of intellectual property, property that is a valuable asset to our business. This manual also includes detailed Volkswagen electrical system information, including the extra information that every professional needs, and basic instruction that takes the mystery out of electrical troubleshooting: Volkswagen Special Tools-how and why to use them. The model year does not necessarily match the calender year in which the car was manufactured or sold.
It was described by the Auto Express magazine as? Curb weight increased to 2837 pounds with a 60. Corrado owners loved the exclusivity of the styling but the performance was mediocre. In doing so, no representation of affiliation, association or the like is intended, unless otherwise stated. Now you can print a fresh page as and when you need to. A thorough review of each procedure is recommended to determine in advance the need for particular tools and for essential replacement parts such as gaskets.