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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Vehicle data sticker

Explanation regarding “PR numbers” on vehicle data sticker
Various types of running gear are installed depending on engine and equipment level. These are identified by the PR numbers.
The PR numbers are critical in determining the wheel alignment specifications.
The running gear version fitted in the vehicle is indicated on the vehicle data sticker by the PR number for the front axle.
The vehicle data sticker can be found in the spare wheel well and in the service schedule.
   
Example of a vehicle data sticker
In this example the vehicle is equipped with sport running gear G03 -arrow-.
  N44-10568
Wheel runout compensation
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Checking maximum wheel lock
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Steering rack
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Charging container in air conditioner service station with refrigerant
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Changing headlights over from driving on right to driving on left (gas discharge headlights with dynamic high beam control and LED daytime running light)
If a right-hand drive vehicle is driven in a left-hand drive country, or vice versa, the headlights must be converted. This is necessary in order to avoid dazzling oncoming traffic with the asymmetric low beam headlights.   Note ...

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