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Volkswagen Golf Owners Manual: Introduction

This chapter contains information on the following subjects:

 → An economic driving style 

 → Driving in a fuel-efficient manner 

Fuel consumption, environmental impact and wear on the engine, brakes and tyres depend largely on three factors:

A few simple measures can help save fuel by up to 25%, depending on how you drive.

Active cylinder management (ACT®)

Depending on the vehicle equipment level, the vehicle may have active cylinder management (ACT®).

Active cylinder management (ACT®) can automatically deactivate individual engine cylinders in driving situations that require low power consumption. When a cylinder is deactivated, no fuel is injected into that cylinder, which can lead to an overall reduction in fuel consumption. The number of active cylinders can be shown in the instrument cluster display   .

WARNING

Adapt your speed and distance from the vehicles ahead to suit visibility, weather, road and traffic conditions.
Driving with respect for the environment
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An economic driving style
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings Changing gear earlier In principle, the highest gear is always the most economical gear. A rule of thumb for most vehicle ...

Other materials:

Assembly overview - camshaft housing, engine codes CHPA, CMBA, CPVA, CXSA, CZCA, CPVB, CZDA
1 -  Bolt Specified torque and tightening sequence → Fig. 2 -  Inlet camshaft control valve 1 -N205- Removing and installing → Chapter 3 -  Bolt ...

Removing and installing net partition
Removing –  Fold down both rear seat backrests. –  Pull net partition -1- towards right out of mountings -2- on right rear seat backrest (2/3), and remove it. Installing ...

Warning and indicator lamps
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings  Lit up Possible cause Solution Gearbox fault. Do not drive on! Move the selector lever to position P and leave the gearbox to cool down. If ...

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