VW Golf manuals

Volkswagen Golf Owners Manual: Operating the cruise control system (CCS)

Fig. 161 On the left of the steering column: switch and buttons for operating the CCS

Fig. 162 Left-hand side of the multifunction steering wheel: buttons for operating the CCS

First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings
Function Switch position, switch operation on the turn signal lever   or button on the multifunction steering wheel   Action
Switching on the CCS. Move switch ① on the turn signal lever to position , or press the button on the multifunction steering wheel. The system is switched on. No speed has yet been stored and the speed is not yet being controlled.
Switching between the CCS and the speed limiter. Press button ② on the turn signal lever, or press the button on the multifunction steering wheel. This switches between the CCS and the speed limiter   .
Activating the CCS. Press button ③ on the turn signal lever at the area marked , or press the button on the multifunction steering wheel. The current speed is stored and controlled.
Switching off the CCS control temporarily. Press switch ① on the turn signal lever into position , or press the  button on the multifunction steering wheel.
OR: briefly press the  button on the multifunction steering wheel.
OR: depress the brake pedal.
Control is switched off temporarily. The speed is stored in the memory.
Resuming CCS control. Press button ③ on the turn signal lever at the area marked , or press the button on the multifunction steering wheel. The stored speed is reactivated and controlled.
Increasing the set speed (during CCS control). Press button ③ in the area marked , or briefly press the button on the multifunction steering wheel to increase the speed in small increments of 1 km/h (1 mph) and to store the speed. The vehicle accelerates actively until it reaches the new set speed.
Press the button on the multifunction steering wheel briefly to increase the speed in increments of 10 km/h (5 mph) and to store the speed.
Press button ③ on the turn signal lever in the area marked , or press and hold the button on the multifunction steering wheel to increase the speed continuously until the button is released and to store the speed.
Decreasing the set speed (during CCS control). Press button ③ on the turn signal lever in the area marked , or briefly press the button on the multifunction steering wheel to reduce the speed in small increments of 1 km/h (1 mph) and to store the speed. The system will decrease the speed until the new set speed is reached by easing off the accelerator without actively braking.
Press the button on the multifunction steering wheel briefly to reduce the stored speed in increments of 10 km/h (5 mph) and to store the speed.
Press button ③ on the turn signal lever in the area marked , or press and hold the button on the multifunction steering wheel to reduce the speed continuously until the button is released and to store the speed.
Switch off the CCS. Move switch ① to the position.
OR: when regulation is active, briefly press the button on the multifunction steering wheel twice.
OR: in any operating mode, press and hold the button on the multifunction steering wheel.
The system is switched off. The stored speed will be deleted.

The mph figures given in brackets in the table relate exclusively to instrument clusters with mile readings.

Changing gear in CCS mode

The CCS reduces acceleration as soon as the clutch is depressed, and automatically continues to regulate the speed after a gear change.

Driving downhill with CCS

If the CCS cannot maintain the vehicle speed when driving downhill, brake the vehicle with the foot brake and shift down gear if necessary.

Automatic switch-off

The CCS control will be switched off automatically or switched off temporarily:

Display and indicator lamps
Fig. 160 Instrument cluster display: cruise control (CCS) status display First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings CCS displays Status  : CCS switched off ...

Speed limiter
...

Other materials:

Tyre pressure
Fig. 201 On the inside of the tank flap: tyre inflation pressure label First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings The correct tyre pressure for factory-fitted tyres is shown on a sticker and applies to all-season, summer and winter tyres. The sticker   is l ...

Performing battery test with Midtronics -MCR340V- battery tester
Prerequisites:   WARNING Before working on the battery, read through the warning and safety regulations carefully, and comply with them → Chapter. ...

Removing and installing front underbody cover – e-Golf
Removing –  Remove bolts -2-. –  Unscrew nuts -3-. –  Remove underbody cover -1-. Installing Install analogously in reverse order, but note the following: Specified torque ...

© 2016-2018 Copyright www.vwgolf.org