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Chassis 

  • Type: MK6

Engine 2.0L 4-Cylinder DOHC

  • Recommended Oil viscosity: 5W-40

  • Recommended Engine Oil: VW50200

  • Drain Plug Torque:  22FT-LBS

  • Oil capacity: 4.9 qts 

Spark Plug Gap

  • 2.0L 4-Cylinder: 0.032''

Engine 2.5L 5-Cylinder DOHC

  • Recommended Oil viscosity: 5W-40

  • Recommended Engine Oil:  VW50200

  • Drain Plug Torque:  22FT-LBS

  • Oil capacity: 5.8 qts 

Spark Plug Gap

  • 2.5L 5-Cylinder: 0.044''

Engine 2.0L 4-Cylinder Dsl

  • Recommended Oil viscosity: 5W-30

  • Recommended Engine Oil: VW

  • Drain Plug Torque: 22 FT-LBS

  • Oil capacity: 4.5 qts 

Fuel

  • Capacity: About 13.2 gallons (50.0 liters)

Coolant

  • Type: The engine cooling system is filled at the factory with a mixture of specially conditioned water and at least 40 percent of Volkswagen engine coolant additive G 13 (TL-VW 774 J). This engine coolant additive is pink

Brake Fluid

  • Type: FMVSS 116 DOT 4.

Windshield Washer

  • Capacity: 3.2 qt ( 3 0 L)

Powertrain


Engine

  • Petrol:

    • 1.2 L TSI I4

    • 1.4 L I4

    • 1.4 L t/c and s/c TSI I4

    • 1.6 L I4

    • 1.8 L TSI I4

    • 2.0 L TSI I4

    • 2.5 L I5

  • Diesel:

    • 1.6 L TDI I4

    • 1.9 L TDI I4

    • 2.0 L TDI I4

Transmission

  • 5/6-speed manual

  • 6-speed automatic

  • 6/7-speed DSG

Fuel Consumption


Volkswagen Golf Fuel Consumption

Safety Ratings


Volkswagen Golf Fuel Consumption

References


  1. 2013 Volkswagen Golf Owners Manual 

  2. 2013 Volkswasgen Golf - Class Wikipedia.org

  3. US Department of Energy - FuelEconomy.gov

  4. NHTSA | National Highway Traffic Safety Administration -  NHTNHTSA

Lights

Front Lights

  • Daytime Running Light Bulb: H15

  • Door Mirror Illumination Light Bulb: 2886X

  • Front Fog Light Bulb: 9006

  • Front Sidemarker Light Bulb: 2821

  • Front Turn Signal Light Bulb: 12180

  • High Beam and Low Beam Headlight Bulb: HID-D1S

  • High Beam Headlight Bulb: H15

  • Low Beam Headlight Bulb: H7LL

  • Stepwell Light Bulb: 2821

Rear Lights

  • Back Up Light Bulb:

    • 921

    • 7440

    • 506

  • Brake Light Bulb:

    • LED

    •  921

    • 7506

  • Center High Mount Stop Light Bulb: LED

  • License Plate Light Bulb: 2825L

  • Parking Light Bulb

    • 2825L

    • W5WB

  • Rear Turn Signal Light Bulb:

    • 7440NA

    • 12496

  • Tail Light Bulb:

    • LED

    • 921

    • 7506

Interior Lights

  • Ash Tray Light Bulb: 2721

  • Dome Light Bulb: 6418

  • Glove Box Light Bulb: 2821

  • Luggage Compartment Light Bulb: 6411

  • Map Light Bulb:

    • 2825L

    • 2825

  • Vanity Mirror Light Bulb: 6418