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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Identification plates

There are different types of identification plates.
When the auxiliary heater is replaced, check the type plate and the duplicate plate and replace as necessary.
   
Identification plate on auxiliary heater
The date of first use is entered on the lower section of the data plate.
The year the unit was first brought into operation must be entered on the “Genuine part” identification plate.
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Duplicate identification plate for auxiliary heater
In the engine compartment of the vehicle, there is a second (duplicate) identification plate attached to the right of the lock carrier (when looking in direction of travel). If there is any doubt concerning the type of the auxiliary heater, always observe the identification plate attached directly to the auxiliary heater.
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Rules for cleanliness for working on the auxiliary heater and the fuel system
Thoroughly clean all connections and adjacent areas before disconnecting. Place parts that have been removed on a clean surface and cover ...

General repair instructions
–  → Chapter „Safety precautions when working on high-voltage system“ Comply with notes. –  Read self-diagno ...

Other materials:

Removing and installing headlight dipped beam bulb (dual halogen headlights)
  Note Left headlight dipped beam bulb -M29- and right headlight dipped beam bulb -M31- are only fitted on dual halogen headlights. Removal and installation are described for the left side. Removal and installati ...

Working on airbag system
  WARNING When work is performed on the airbag system (pyrotechnical components, airbag control unit -J234-, wiring) the battery earth strap must be disconnected when the ignition is switched on. ...

Checking valve guides
Special tools and workshop equipment required     Universal dial gauge bracket -VW 387-   Dial gauge -VAS 6079-   ...

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