This chapter contains information on the following subjects:
в†’ Warning lamp вЂ‰в†’ Checking the electrolyte level of the vehicle battery вЂ‰
в†’ Charging, replacing, disconnecting and connecting the vehicle battery вЂ‰
The vehicle battery is a component of the electrical system in the vehicle.
Never carry out any work on the electrical system if you are not familiar with the necessary procedures and the general safety requirements and only unsuitable tools are available вЂ‰! Have the work carried out by a qualified workshop if you are uncertain. Volkswagen recommends using a Volkswagen dealership for this purpose. Serious injuries can be caused if work is carried out incorrectly.
Number and location of the vehicle battery
The vehicle battery is located in the engine compartment.
Explanation of the warnings on the vehicle battery
|Always wear eye protection!|
|Electrolyte is very corrosive and caustic. Always wear protective gloves and eye protection!|
|Fires, sparks, naked lights and smoking are prohibited!|
|A highly explosive mixture of gases is given off when the vehicle battery is charging!|
|Always keep children away from acid and vehicle battery!|
Additional information and warnings:
WARNINGAny work on the vehicle battery and the electrical system can cause serious chemical burns, fire and electric shocks. Always read the following warnings and safety information before carrying out any kind of work:
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