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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Golf GTE - from model year 2015, sales type 5G1

  Note
The specified wheel and tyre combinations apply for all the gearboxes allocated to the respective engines.
Deviations from this are specially indicated in the table.
The Golf GTE will be listed according to the sales type, not type approval model code.
The type approval model code and the associated type approval number are listed as follows.
Type approval model code AU
Appendix for certificate statement 8112227784
The certificate statement can be found on the Volkswagen ServiceNet under Accessories/Tyres, Wheels and Tyres, Wheels and Tyres Guide.
Type Approval No.: e1*2007/46*0623*11 to e1*2007/46*0623*14
Overview
Model engine output Tyres Tyre size Wheel rim Offset in mm Snow chains Remarks
1.4l 110 kW petrol engine Summer tyres 205/55 R 16 91V/W 6 J x 16 → Chapter 48 Yes General information on:
Winter tyres
Snow chains
→ Wheels and Tyres Guide - General information; Rep. gr.44
    205/55 R 16 91V/W 61/2 J x 16 → Chapter 46 No
    225/45 R 17 91V/W * → Anchor 7 J x 17 → Chapter 49 No  
    225/45 R 17 91V/W * → Anchor 71/2 J x 17 → Chapter 49 No Tyre makes recommended by Volkswagen:
→ Chapter „Recommended summer tyres“
→ Chapter „Recommended all-season tyres“
→ Chapter „Recommended winter tyres, worldwide except North America and China“
→ Chapter „Recommended temporary spare tyres and wheels“
    225/40 R 18 92Y * → Anchor 71/2 J x 18 → Chapter 49 No *only for vehicles for which the tyre size is stated in the COC document (EEC Certificate of Conformity) → Wheels and Tyres Guide - General information; Rep. gr.44 Alternatively, with “extract from EEC approval number e1*2007/46*0623*14”, if not restricted by special requirements. This extract must be kept in the vehicle by the respective vehicle operators if the tyre sizes shown on the left are not indicated in the vehicle registration papers but are fitted on the vehicle. This excerpt can be found on the Volkswagen ServiceNet under Accessories/Tyres, Wheels and Tyres, Wheels and Tyres Guide, Certificate statements.
    225/40 R 18 92Y * → Anchor 71/2 J x 18 → Chapter 51 No
  Winter tyres 205/55 R 16 91Q/T/H 6 J x 16 → Chapter 48 Yes
 
Tyre pressure information is located on the tyre pressure plate on the inside of the tank flap or on the driver side B-pillar.
     
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  Note The specified wheel and tyre combinations apply for all the gearboxes allocated to the respective engines. Deviations from this are specially indicated ...

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  Note The specified wheel and tyre combinations apply for all the gearboxes allocated to the respective engines. Deviations from this are specially indicated ...

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Changing headlights over from driving on left to driving on right (gas discharge headlights with dynamic high beam control and LED daytime running light)
If a right-hand drive vehicle is driven in a left-hand drive country, or vice versa, the headlights must be converted. This is necessary in order to avoid dazzling oncoming traffic with the asymmetric low beam headlights.   Note ...

Removing and installing Hall sender -G40-
Removing     –  Release hose clips -1- and -2-, and remove air pipe.   –  Disconnect electrical connector -1-. ...

Renewing air conditioner compressor
  Note On vehicles equipped with an electrical air conditioner compressor, de-energise the high-voltage system before removing the air conditioner compressor. → Electric drive; Rep. gr.93     ...

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