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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Safety precautions for working on vehicles with Start/Stop system

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Risk of injury due to unexpected engine start
In vehicles with activated Start/Stop system, the engine may start up unexpectedly. The status of the Start/Stop system is indicated by a message in the dash panel insert.
–  Deactivate Start/Stop system by switching off ignition.
 

Safety precautions when working on the fuel system

Safety precautions for working on vehicles with auxiliary heater
Danger of fire and explosion from auxiliary/supplementary heater In fire and explosion-endangered areas a spark or the high temperature of the auxiliary/supplementary heater ca ...

Safety precautions when working on the cooling system
Risk of scalding by hot coolant When the engine is warm, the cooling system is under pressure. Danger of scalding due to steam and hot coolant. –  Alway ...

Other materials:

Trailer socket
The trailer socket must be connected in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions to the electrical system of the pulling vehicle. When installing, observe the relevant current flow diagrams and the installation instructions from t ...

Changing headlights over from driving on right to driving on left (gas discharge headlights)
If a right-hand drive vehicle is driven in a left-hand drive country, or vice versa, the headlights must be converted. This is necessary in order to avoid dazzling oncoming traffic with the asymmetric low beam headlights.   Note ...

Removing and installing rear parking aid senders
Removing Outer rear senders:   Note The outer rear parking aid senders can be removed and installed without the need to remove the rear bumper.     –&nb ...

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