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

Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual / Running gear, axles, steering / Technical data / Notes on safety / Safety precautions when working on vehicles with Start/Stop system

All bolts and nuts must be fully tightened according to specifications before the vehicle is driven on public roads.
There is a risk of an accident through an automatic engine start on vehicles with Start/Stop system.
On vehicles with an active Start/Stop system the engine may start automatically.
Therefore it is essential to ensure that the Start/Stop system has been deactivated when working on the vehicle (switch off ignition, then switch on again as required).
Notes on safety

Safety precautions when working on subframe
It is not permitted to carry out welding and straightening operations on load-bearing or wheel-guiding suspension components. Always rene ...

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Moving mechatronic unit for dual clutch gearbox -J743- into removal position by hand
  Note Only if you cannot set the mechatronic unit to removal position with the vehicle diagnostic tester, you must set the unit by hand to removal position. Sometimes, the mechatronic unit cannot be removed. In this case, the gear actuator for 6th gear ...

Run-flat tyres - general information
Tyres with run-flat properties have reinforced side walls when comparing them with normal tyres. This reduces the slippage of the side walls and prevents the tyre flanks sticking when the tyres are run deflated. This ensures the vehicle remains controlla ...

Removing and installing brake caliper, FS III front brake
Special tools and workshop equipment required     Torque wrench -V.A.G 1331-   Brake pedal actuator -V.A.G 1869/2- ...

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