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Volkswagen Polo Owners Manual: Opening the tailgate

Fig. 29 In the vehicle key: tailgate release button

Fig. 30 Opening the tailgate from the outside

First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings

Before opening the tailgate, always remove any items of luggage that are on the luggage carrier attached to the tailgate .

Unlocking with the vehicle key

Opening with the Volkswagen emblem

WARNING

Serious injuries can occur if the tailgate is unlocked or opened incorrectly or without due care and attention.

At outside temperatures of less than approximately 0°C (+32°F), the gas-filled struts cannot always lift the opened tailgate automatically. The tailgate then has to be guided up by hand.

Warning lamp
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings Lit up Possible cause Solution The tailgate is open or not properly close ...

Closing the tailgate
Fig. 31 Open tailgate: handle recesses for closing the tailgate First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings Closing the tailgate Grip one of the recesses in the ...

Other materials:

Indicator lamp
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings Lit up Possible cause Solution Windscreen washer fluid level too low. Fill up the washer fluid reservoir as soon as possible . Several warning and indicator la ...

Applications (apps)
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warningsMany mobile devices have the option to download applications (apps). An app can display additional information regarding factory-fitted radio or navigation systems or can allow you to activate, manage or deactivate certain ...

Checklist
Using seat belts : Check the condition of all seat belts regularly. Keep the seat belts clean. Avoid allowing any foreign bodies or fluids to get on to the seat belt or latch plate or into the slot for the seat belt buckle. Do not trap or damage the seat belt and latch ...

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