VW Golf manuals

Volkswagen Golf Owners Manual: Switching over headlights for driving abroad (travel mode)

Volkswagen Golf Owners Manual / Before the journey / Lights and vision / Lights / Switching over headlights for driving abroad (travel mode)

First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings

If you have to drive a right-hand drive vehicle in a left-hand drive country, or vice versa, the asymmetric dipped beam headlights may dazzle oncoming traffic with xenon headlights. Therefore, the headlights must be switched over if you are driving abroad.

The headlight orientation can be adjusted using the button and the and Light function buttons in the infotainment system   .

A qualified workshop can provide you with further information. Volkswagen recommends using a Volkswagen dealership for this purpose.

Using travel mode is only reliable, if used for a short period. Please contact a qualified workshop for a permanent alteration. Volkswagen recommends using a Volkswagen dealership for this purpose.

The function of the dynamic bend lighting and automatic main beam assist is deactivated once the travel mode is activated   ,   .

Main beam assist
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings Main beam assist (Light Assist) Within the limits of the system, the main beam assist automatically switches the main be ...

Coming Home and Leaving Home functions (orientation lighting)
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings The Coming Home function is switched on manually. However, the Leaving Home function is controlled automatically by a twil ...

Other materials:

Functional description of remote control for auxiliary and supplementary heater
  Note The auxiliary and supplementary heater can be switched on and off from a distance of several 100 metres (open space) using the remote control. This range is restricted in built-up areas or from buildings. ...

Removing and installing anti-theft alarm sensor -G578-, version with 2 bolts
Removing     –  Remove front interior light -WX1- → Chapter. –  Remove bolts -2-. –  Remove roof module -1- in ...

Removing and installing Sanden belt pulley
  Note The pulley is sensitive to impact and should therefore be treated with extreme care. If the belt pulley overload protection has deployed, check freedom of movement of air conditioner compressor before rene ...

© 2016-2019 Copyright www.vwgolf.org