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Volkswagen Polo Owners Manual: Switching the TCS on and off

Fig. 116 In the centre console: button for switching the TCS on and off manually

First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings

The electronic stability control (ESC) only functions when the engine is running. It consists of ABS, EDL and TCS.

When the engine is running, the TCS can be switched off by pressing the button  . The TCS should only be switched off in certain situations when the traction achieved is not sufficient. For example:

Then press the button to switch the TCS back on.

Brake support systems
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings The brake support systems ESC, ABS, BAS, TCS and EDL only function when the engine is running. They make a considerable co ...

Brake fluid
Fig. 117 In the engine compartment: cap on the brake fluid container First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings Brake fluid will gradually absorb water from the ...

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Pedals
Fig. 108 Pedals in vehicles with a manual gearbox: ① accelerator, ② brake pedal, ③ clutch pedal Fig. 109 Pedals in vehicles with an automatic gearbox: ① accelerator, ② brake pedal First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings The operation and freedom ...

Lights and vision – functions
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings Parking light Depending on the vehicle equipment level, when the parking lights (left and right turn signals) are switched on, the headlight and the tail light on the corresponding side of the vehicle light up. The park ...

Checking and refilling the windscreen washer fluid level
Fig. 77 In the engine compartment: cap of washer fluid reservoir First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings The windscreen washer fluid level should be checked regularly and topped up as necessary. A filter can be found in the feed throat of the washer fluid re ...

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