VW Golf manuals

Volkswagen Golf Owners Manual: Interior mirror

Fig. 92 On the windscreen: automatic anti-dazzle interior mirror

Fig. 93 On the windscreen: manual anti-dazzle interior mirror

First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings

The driver must adjust the interior mirror to ensure clear visibility through the rear window.

The driver’s rear view may be restricted or completely obscured by objects such as a sunblind on the rear window, items of clothing stowed on the luggage compartment cover, or a rear window that is covered in ice, snow or dirt.

Automatic anti-dazzle interior mirror

Key for  :

  1. Indicator lamp.
  2. Switch.
  3. Sensor for determining light incidence from the rear.
  4. Sensor for determining light incidence from the front.

The automatic anti-dazzle function is switched on and off using the switch in the interior mirror   A ② or   B ②. The indicator lamp A ① or B ① will light up when the automatic anti-dazzle function is switched on.

There are two sensors in the interior mirror housing:

When the ignition is switched on, the interior mirror will darken automatically according to the amount of light it receives.

If the light on the sensors is hindered or interrupted, e.g. by a sunblind, the automatic anti-dazzle interior mirror will not function or will not function correctly.

The automatic anti-dazzle function is deactivated when reverse gear is engaged or if an interior or reading light is switched on.

Do not attach external navigation devices to the windscreen or near interior automatic anti-dazzle mirrors  .

Manual anti-dazzle interior mirror

WARNING

The illuminated display from an external navigation device can lead to functional impairment of the interior automatic anti-dazzle mirror and cause accidents or serious injuries.
Introduction
This chapter contains information on the following subjects:  → Interior mirror    → Exterior mirrors   For safety reasons it is important that the driver positions the exterior ...

Exterior mirrors
Fig. 94 In the driver door: rotary knob for the exterior mirrors First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings  When the ignition is switched ...

Other materials:

Removing air conditioner compressor from and installing to bracket, Golf and Golf Estate
  Note In vehicles with start-stop system, note abort conditions: → Chapter Special tools and workshop equipment required     Torque wrench -V.A.G 1331- (5 ...

Mechanical controls on the front seat
Fig. 43 Front left-hand seat controls First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings The layout of the controls on the front right-hand seat is a mirror image of the layout of the controls on the front left-hand seat. The following section contains a description o ...

Operating Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
Fig. 169 Left-hand side of the multifunction steering wheel: buttons for operating the Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings When the Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) is switched on, the green indicator lamp in the instrument cl ...

© 2016-2020 Copyright www.vwgolf.org