VW Golf manuals

Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Charging battery with battery charger -VAS 5906-

  WARNING
Danger of injury! Observe warning notices and safety regulations → Chapter!
  WARNING
It is not permissible to test or charge batteries whose magic eye shows light yellow. Do not slave/jump start the vehicle!
Danger of explosion when checking and charging or slave/jump starting.
These batteries must be renewed.
   
Overview of operating panel:
1 -  Charge condition display 25%.
2 -  Charge condition display 50%.
3 -  Charge condition display 75%.
4 -  Charge condition display 100%.
5 -  Display ready
6 -  Start/stop and Setup buttons for interrupting and resuming charging process. Entry to Setup menu and selection of characteristic type (press for 10 s).
7 -  Malfunction display.
–  Place charger in engine compartment or under vehicle.
–  Connect mains cable to charger and plug it into mains.
Charger is in no-load operation - ready light is on.
  WARNING
Danger of injury! Observe warning notices and safety regulations → Chapter!
–  Switch off ignition.
–  Connect red charging cable to positive terminal “+” on battery.
  Note
In vehicles with start/stop function and battery monitor control unit -J367- fitted, black terminal clamp must be connected to body earth. Connecting it to battery negative terminal will cause start/stop system to malfunction.
–  Connect black charging cable to negative terminal “-” on battery.
Charging starts after about 2 seconds.
Number of LEDs lit indicates charge condition of battery. Battery has been charged up once all lights are lit.
When battery is fully charged, battery charger -VAS 5906- automatically switches over to trickle charging.
  Caution
Danger of sparking if charging terminals are removed too soon. Terminate charging by pressing start/stop button.
–  Press start/stop button to terminate charging.
–  Disconnect black charging cable from negative terminal “-” on battery.
–  Disconnect red charging cable from positive terminal “+” on battery.
 

Charging battery with battery charger -VAS 5906-

Midtronics -INC 940- battery charger only for USA/Canada
Warning and safety regulations → Chapter
General description → Chapter
Charge battery → Chapter.
Dealing with problems with Midtronics -INC 940- battery tester → Chapter
   
General description
Battery charger - VAS 5906-   WARNING Danger of injury! Observe warning notices and safety regulation ...

General description of Midtronics -INC 940- battery tester
Batteries in VW vehicles may only be charged with battery chargers approved by VW. In the USA/Canada, it is permitted for the Midtronics -INC 940- battery charger to ...

Other materials:

Removing and installing fog light, GTI and GTD
  Note Removal and installation are described for the left side. Removal and installation on the right side are carried out in the same way. Removing –  Switch off ignition. ...

Notes to repairs on refrigerant circuit
  WARNING When working on the refrigerant circuit, observe generally applicable safety rules and the Regulations for Pressure Tanks.   Caution ...

Removing and installing front passenger side footwell cover
Removing –  Remove bolts -1-. –  Release front passenger side footwell cover -2- from dash panel and centre console and remove it. Installing   Note ...

© 2016-2024 Copyright www.vwgolf.org