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How to put the carrier in the service position

I am trying to change the alternator on a 2004 passat with a 2.8L V6. I was told to put the carrier in the service position to do this. How do I do this?

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SEE HERE for a similar vehicle and instructions.
Basically it entails removing the front bumper and supports to get them out of the way.
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Posted on Feb 25, 2009

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