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Volkswagen Golf Owners Manual: Introduction

This chapter contains information on the following subjects:

 → Warning lamp  

 → Frontal collisions and the laws of physics  

 → What happens to vehicle occupants who have not fastened their seat belts  

 → Seat belt protection  

 → Using seat belts  

 → Fastening and unfastening seat belts  

 → Seat belt routing  

 → Belt height adjuster  

 → Automatic belt retractor, belt tensioner, belt tension limiter  

 → Service and disposal of belt tensioners  

Check the condition of all seat belts regularly. If the belt webbing, belt connections, belt retractor or seat belt buckle become damaged, the seat belt in question should be replaced immediately by a qualified workshop  . The qualified workshop must use correct spare parts that are compatible with the vehicle, equipment level and model year. Volkswagen recommends using a Volkswagen dealership for this purpose.

Additional information and warnings:

WARNING

Incorrectly fastened or unfastened seat belts increase the risk of severe or fatal injuries. Seat belts will only offer the optimum level of protection when they are fastened and used properly.

WARNING

Damaged seat belts are very dangerous and can cause severe or fatal injuries.
Seat belts
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Warning lamp
Fig. 57 Warning lamp in the instrument cluster Fig. 58 Seat belt status for the rear seats in the instrument cluster First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings ...

Other materials:

Checklist
Using seat belts  : Check the condition of all seat belts regularly. Keep the seat belts clean. Never let any foreign bodies and liquids get on to the seat belt, the latch plate or into the slot for the seat belt buckle. Do not trap or damage the seat belt and latc ...

Removing and installing subwoofer -R211-
The subwoofer -R211- is located in the spare wheel well. Removing –  Switch off ignition and all electrical consumers, and remove ignition key. –  Take out luggage compartment f ...

Rear brakes
The type of brake system installed in the vehicle is indicated among other things by the corresponding PR number on the vehicle data sticker. The vehicle data sticker can be found in the spare wheel well and in the service schedule. ...

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