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Volkswagen Golf Owners Manual: Parking

First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings

Please adhere to relevant legislation when stopping and parking your vehicle.

Stopping the vehicle

The steps should only be carried out in the specified order.

Additional points for ascending and descending inclines

Before switching off the engine, turn the steering wheel so that the front wheels will roll against the kerb if the parked vehicle starts to move.

WARNING

The components of the exhaust system become very hot. This can cause fires and serious injuries.

WARNING

Exiting the vehicle incorrectly when the selector lever is not in position P (in an automatic gearbox) can cause the vehicle to roll away. This can cause accidents and serious injuries.

NOTICE

Electronic parking brake
Fig. 141 In lower part of centre console: button for the electronic parking brake First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings The electronic parking brake replaces ...

Information on the brakes
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings New brake pads cannot generate the full braking effect during the first 200 to 300 km and must first be run in  . Howeve ...

Other materials:

Assembly overview - flanging tool
The flanging tool for brake lines -VAS 6056- can be used to flange brake lines with an outer pipe diameter of 5 mm without damaging the coating. In certain cases, this allows sections of brake lines to be renewed at less expense.   N ...

Parking using the Park Assist system
Fig. 158 Parking space detected. A: parallel parking, B: perpendicular parking Fig. 159 In the lower section of the centre console: button for switching on the Park Assist system manually First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings Preparation for parking ...

Renewing bulb for glove compartment light -W6-
  Note If an LED glove compartment light -W6- is faulty, the entire light must be renewed. Removing –  Remove glove compartment light -W6- → Chapter.     ...

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