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VW Tiguan 2021 Owner's Manual ➜ Rev counter

If there are several warnings, the corresponding  
fuel level indicator  
symbols will light up successively for a few  
seconds. The symbols will remain on until the cause  
is removed.  
If warnings about existing faults are displayed  
Digital fuel level gauge  
when the ignition is switched on, it may not be  
possible to make settings or display information in  
the manner described. In this case, go to a duly  
qualifi ed specialized workshop and request the  
repair of the anomalies. Volks wagen recommends  
a Volkswagen dealer.  
Rev counter  
The beginning of the red area of the rev counter  
indicates the maximum permitted engine speed for  
all gears after running-in and operating at service  
Before reaching the red zone, you should shift to  
the next higher gear, move the selector lever to  
the D/S position or lift your foot off the accelerator.  
Fig. 18 Fuel level indicator on the digital instrument  
panel, Pro version (representation is schematic).  
· When the engine is cold, avoid high engine  
speeds, subjecting it to great efforts and  
· To avoid engine damage, do not allow the  
rev counter needle stays in the red area of the  
scale for a long time.  
Upshifting early helps reduce fuel consumption  
and operating noise.  
Fig. 19 Fuel level indicator in the digital instrument  
cluster, Basic version (schematic representation).  
Problems and solutions  
Fuel tank almost empty  
The control indicator lights up yellow. The reserve  
fuel (red mark) is being used.  
1. Refuel as soon as you get the chance.  
When the control indicator lights up, the aux,iliary  
heater and the fuel-operated auxiliary heater are  
switched off automatically.  
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