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Volkswagen Golf Owners Manual: Introduction

This chapter contains information on the following subjects:

 → Warning lamp and coolant temperature display  

 → Coolant specification  

 → Checking the coolant level and refilling coolant  

Never carry out any work on the engine coolant system if you are not familiar with the requisite procedures, or if you do not have access to the correct tools, operating equipment and fluids  . The work should be carried out by a qualified workshop if you are uncertain. Volkswagen recommends using a Volkswagen dealership for this purpose.

Serious injuries can be caused if work is carried out incorrectly.

Additional information and warnings:

WARNING

Engine coolant is toxic.

Coolant and coolant additives can pollute the environment. Spilt operating fluids must be collected and disposed of properly and with respect for the environment.

Coolant
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Warning lamp and coolant temperature display
Fig. 194 Coolant temperature display in instrument cluster: Ⓐ cold; Ⓑ normal; Ⓒ warning First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings In normal driving conditio ...

Other materials:

Notes on safety
Safety precautions during a road test using test and measuring equipment Observe the following if test and measuring equipment is required during a road test: Risk of accidents due to distraction and inadequate securing ...

Wheel alignment procedure
Always adhere to the following procedure!   Note The vehicle must always be in unladen condition when measuring wheel alignment → Chapter.     –  T ...

Cleaning battery clamp and battery terminal
Special tools and workshop equipment required     VAG 1331   Note The use of penetrating fluid, contact spray or grease etc. is prohibited since the missing adhesion ...

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