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VW Tiguan 2021 Owner's Manual ➜ Ashtray and lighter

fold the table  
1. Hold the locking lever ÿ fig. 176 1  
The drawer can be loaded with a maximum of 1.5 kg  
(approx. 3.3 lbs.).  
up and push the table down as far as it will go.  
ashtray and lighter  
Always keep the table folded when driving to reduce  
the risk of injury.  
Introduction to the topic  
use the drink holder  
1. With the table folded out, remove the drink holder ÿ fig.  
176 2 in the direction of the arrow.  
Improper use of the lighter or ashtray can cause fire,  
burns and other serious injuries.  
The drink holder can be folded down.  
· Use the cigarette lighter only in a manner  
· Never leave a child in the vehicle without  
surveillance. The cigarette lighter can be used with  
the ignition switched on.  
Note and , at the beginning of this ca  
chapter, on page 227.  
· Never place paper or other objects in the ashtray that  
could cause a fire.  
Please note on  
page 228.  
at the beginning of this chapter,  
Fig. 177 Under the front seat: drawer.  
open drawer  
1. Actuate the drawer handle key and pull the  
close the drawer  
1. Push the drawer under the seat until it clicks.  
Fig. 178 In the central part of the center console: in  
cigarette lighter.  
1. With the ignition on, push the igniter button in.  
An open drawer or an object falling into the driver's footrest  
area could hinder the pedal operation. This could cause  
accidents and serious injuries.  
2. Wait until it jumps.  
3. Pull out the cigarette lighter and use it ÿ p. 228.  
The cigarette lighter socket can also be used as  
a 12 volt socket.  
Always keep the drawer closed during the  
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Power sockets in the vehicle  
Please note and  
chapter, on page 229.  
at the beginning of this ca  
Introduction to the topic  
Electrical devices can be connected to the vehicle's  
power sockets.  
Make sure that the maximum power of the sockets  
is not exceeded. The power consumption of  
The 12 volt socket only works with the ignition on.  
external devices is stated on the manufacturer's  
12 volt outlet  
Improper use of power outlets and electrical devices  
can cause fire and serious injury.  
· Never leave a child unattended in the vehicle.  
Power outlets and the devices connected to  
them can be used when the ignition is on.  
· If electrical devices get too hot, turn them off  
immediately and disconnect them from the  
Fig. 179 In the front storage compartment, at the rear  
of the center console or on the left side of the luggage  
compartment: 12-volt socket with folding cover  
(schematic illustration).  
· To avoid damage to the electrical system, do not  
Never connect electrical devices that supply  
current, such as solar panels or battery chargers,  
to 12 volt outlets to charge the 12 volt battery.  
The continuous power of all 12 volt sockets in the  
vehicle is 120 watts total ÿ pg. 229.  
· Only use electrical devices that comply with the  
applicable directives for electromagnetic  
The maximum power from each 12 volt outlet is  
180 watts total with the engine running.  
· Do not use any defective devices.  
· To prevent voltage fluctuations from  
cause damage, turn off electrical devices before  
switching the ignition on and off and starting the  
If the 12 volt outlet is used at full power for longer  
than indicated, the fuse may blow.  
· Never connect to an electrical outlet  
· Never use the 12 volt socket  
12 volt electrical devices that consume more  
power than indicated. Exceeding the maximum  
tios at full power for more than 10 minutes.  
power consumption could damage the vehicle's  
electrical system.  
· In case of maximum power, use a single 12 volt  
· Observe the operating instructions for  
electrical devices!  
The 12-volt battery slowly discharges when  
electrical devices are turned on  
with the engine off and the ignition on.  
Non-insulated devices can cause  
interference to the radio, infotainment system  
and vehicle electronics.  
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