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Volkswagen Golf Owners Manual: Displays

Fig. 172 In the instrument cluster display: distance warning display

Fig. 173 The display in the instrument cluster: advance warning display

First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings

Distance warning

If the safe distance to the vehicle in front drops below the minimum level, a distance warning will appear in the instrument cluster display   (close-up).

Increase the distance.

Advance warning

The system detects a potential collision with a vehicle in front   1).

Brake or take avoiding action! Depress the brake pedal if necessary.

WARNING

Failure to observe illuminated warning lamps and displays can cause accidents and serious injuries.

When Front Assist is switched on, the display in the instrument cluster can be overwritten by displays related to other functions, e.g. an incoming telephone call.

1) Displayed in colour on an instrument cluster with colour display.

Introduction
This chapter contains information on the following subjects:  → Displays    → Radar sensor    → Operating the area monitoring system (Front Assist)    → Tempora ...

Radar sensor
Fig. 174 In the front bumper: radar sensor First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings A radar sensor is fitted to the front bumper to monitor the traffic situatio ...

Other materials:

Contact corrosion
Contact corrosion can occur if unsuitable fasteners (bolts, nuts, washers, etc.) are used. Therefore, only fastening elements with a special surface coating are installed in the vehicle. In addition, rubber and plastic p ...

Assembly overview - brake pedal, LHD vehicles
  Note The handbrake pedal travel must not be restricted by additional floor coverings. Do not lubricate or grease the pivot pin. The pivot pin must remain dry.     1&n ...

Radar sensor
Fig. 174 In the front bumper: radar sensor First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings A radar sensor is fitted to the front bumper to monitor the traffic situation  . Vehicles travelling ahead can thus be detected up to a distance of approximately 120 m. T ...

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