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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 - front vehicle level senders
  Note The front left/right vehicle level sender -G78/G289- is only available as a replacement part complete with coupling rod and upper and lower retaining plates. 1 -  Suspension link 2 -  Subframe 3&nbs ...

Adjusting door
Special tools and workshop equipment required   Door alignment tool -3320-   Universal joint for 3320 -3320/1-   Bit for 3320 -3320/2-   ...

Assembly overview - rear centre three-point seat belt
1 -  Belt buckle With rear belt switch, front passenger side -E259- Removing and installing → Chapter Always renew after belt tensioner has deployed with seat belt fastened Must rest flat against contact surface when tightening nut 2&n ...

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