Only duly qualified technical personnel are
· Never clean the antennas with products that are corrosive
or contain acids.
authorized to carry out maintenance work on the
If an infotainment system is retrofitted, it must be
compatible with the antenna amplifier fitted as standard in
the vehicle. Otherwise, the amplifier may be damaged.
Make sure that all components are disposed
of correctly and never fit components disassembled
from end-of-life vehicles or from recycling plants
into the vehicle.
Air conditioning refrigerant oil The
air conditioner is charged with refrigerant oil. The air
conditioning compressor sign indicates the type and
quantity of refrigerating oil used ÿ p. 389.
Some electronic components, such as the infotainment
system, and some control units are factory-fitted with
a component guard.
Component protection allows the lawful assembly or
replacement of components and control units by a
qualified specialist workshop. Volkswagen recommends
a Volkswagen dealer.
To guarantee correct and safe operation of the air
conditioner, only duly qualified technical personnel are
authorized to carry out maintenance work on it.
In the following situations, component protection prevents
factory-supplied components from unrestricted use outside
· Never repair the air conditioning evaporator with
disassembled parts from vehicles at the end of their
useful life or from recycling plants, nor replace it with
this type of parts.
— Mounting on other vehicles, e.g. For example, after a robbery.
— Use of components outside the vehicle.
If a message about component protection is displayed on
the instrument panel display or on the infotainment system
display, visit a suitably qualified specialist workshop.
Volkswagen recommends a Volkswagen dealer.
infotainment system and
The antennas for the infotainment system are mounted
in different places in the vehicle:
— on the inside of the rear window;
— on the inside of the rear side windows
Information regarding the EU
regulation on chemical
substances and preparations
— on the inside of the windscreen;
— on the roof of the vehicle.
The integrated antennas on the inside of the crystals are
made of fine metal wires.
In accordance with the European regulation on chemical
substances and preparations REACH, Volkswagen would
like to inform you of the substances that the vehicle could
The antennas that are located on the inside of the crystals
can be damaged by objects rubbing against them or by the
use of corrosive or acid-containing products.
This information can be found on the Internet based on
the vehicle identification number ÿ p. 415:
· Do not stick stickers on top of metal threads, eg. e.g.,
in the area of the rear window.
Information for the client
— The deletion of any type of personal data stored in said
devices is your responsibility.
Disposal of used batteries,
accumulators and electronic devices
More information about the delivery and recycling of these
products can be found at Volkswagen dealers.
Used batteries and accumulators
The end user must selectively collect and dispose of used
batteries and accumulators, recognizable by the symbol of a
crossed-out wheelie bin, and return used batteries and
Declaration of conformity
. As an end user, you are obligated to
The concerned manufacturer hereby declares that the
products listed below were in compliance with the basic
requirements and other relevant laws and regulations at the
time of vehicle production, including FCC Part 15.19, FCC Part
15.21 and RSS- Gen Issue 1:
Batteries and accumulators containing heavy metals are marked
Hg (mercury), Cd (mine cad) and/or Pb (lead). Heavy metals
can harm human and animal health and accumulate in the
environment. To avoid these consequences, always separate
these products from other waste and return them conveniently
Equipment that works by radio frequency
— Electronic immobilizer
— Vehicle key
The handling of lithium batteries requires special care, e.g. For
example, they must never become very hot or be damaged by
hand. Substances that could escape in the form of gas or liquid
can constitute a considerable risk to health and the environment.
Also, a short circuit of the poles can cause a fire or an explosion.
— Tire pressure monitoring system
— Radio frequency remote control of the independent heating
— Keyless lock and start system "Keyless Ac
— In the member countries of the EU and in other mu
— Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
In many countries, used batteries and accumulators can be
returned to Volkswa dealers.
— Emergency braking assistant (Front Assist) with city emergency
— Lane Change Assist (Side Assist)
— Pedestrian detection system
— You can find more information about the delivery and
recycling of these products at Volkswagen dealers.
— Emergency Assistant (Emergency Assist)
— Driving assistant (Travel Assist)
Used electrical and electronic devices Your vehicle
contains electrical and electronic devices, such as the SD
card for the navigation system or radio frequency remote
— 12 volt outlet
— Depending on the equipment and the country, other power
outlets with a voltage between 100 and 230 volts ÿ p. 229
You can recognize them by the crossed-out wheelie bin symbol.
Used devices with this symbol must be separated from normal
household waste and disposed of separately according to legal
regulations. You can deliver these devices to local waste collection
points or, if necessary, through nationally authorized collection
Third party copyright information
— Batteries, including rechargeable batteries, of such devices
that are not permanently mounted must be removed
beforehand and properly disposed of separately.
Some of the vehicle-mounted products contain software
components that are under Open Source licenses.
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A list of code software components is available on the website
Disposal of used batteries, accumulators and electronic devices