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Volkswagen Polo Owners Manual: Refuelling autogas

Fig. 132 In the right-hand side of the vehicle at the rear: open tank flap with tank cap for gas filler neck ① and adapter ②

First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings

Switch off the engine, ignition and mobile telephone before refuelling  .

Please read and follow the instructions for the autogas refuelling system.

Opening the tank cap

The autogas filler neck is located behind the tank flap next to the petrol filler neck.

Filling the tank

Closing the tank cap

WARNING

Incorrect handling of autogas can cause explosions, fire and serious burns or other injuries.

One country-specific adapter is supplied with your vehicle. We recommend that you purchase all of the adapters and carry them in the vehicle at all times as different countries have different filling stations.

At very high ambient temperatures, the overheating protection function for the autogas refuelling system can switch off automatically.

At very high ambient temperatures, the pressure in the vehicle's autogas tank can be the same as or higher than the pressure in the gas tank of the autogas refuelling system. For physical reasons, it is not then possible to refuel the vehicle.

The fill couplings for autogas refuelling systems have a variety of methods of operation. Please ask for assistance from trained filling station personnel if you are unsure of how to use the system.

Noises that occur during refuelling are normal and do not indicate system damage.

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