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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Rolling resistance optimised tyres

The energy loss caused by the deformation of the tyre when rolling is known as rolling resistance.
With rolling resistance optimised tyres the deformation is greatly reduced by a revised design and the use of optimised tread compositions.
The tyres which are approved by the manufacturer have an optimised rolling resistance and provide state-of-the-art technology in terms safety and client-related characteristics.
The respective approved makes of tyres are listed in the following chapters → Wheel and Tyre Guide; Rep. gr.44.
Winter tyres with speed symbol V
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Tyre ageing
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Removing tyres, run-flat tyres, ultra-high-performance tyres
Only trained personnel may perform any assembly work on run-flat tyres and ultra-high-performance tyres. If fitted, check tyre pressure sensor using vehicle diagnostic tester, and renew it as necessary.   Note ...

Removing and installing humidity sender for air conditioning system -G260-
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Charging battery with battery charger -VAS 5906-
  WARNING Danger of injury! Observe warning notices and safety regulations → Chapter!   WARNING It is not permissible ...

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