Put the gearshift lever in Neutral or move the Tiptronic S selector lever to position N.
The Tiptronic S selector lever can no longer be operated in the event of an electrical fault.
Locking of the Tiptronic S selector lever in position P can be overridden manually.
Please see the chapter "SELECTOR LEVER EMERGENCY OPERATION" on page 198.
Switch ignition off.
Make sure that the vehicle is adequately illuminated.
Do not exceed a maximum speed of 30 mph
Maximum towing distance 30 miles (50 km).
If towing distances are greater, the vehicle
must be transported with a car transporter or
on a trailer.
Pulling out a vehicle stuck in snow, sand, etc.
Always pull out the stuck vehicle with the greatest care.
Do not pull out the vehicle abruptly or at an angle.
If possible, pull the vehicle out backwards in its own tracks.
Do not pull out the vehicle with a trailer attached.
The towing hook is stored with the tool kit under the luggage compartment floor.
Fitting the towing hook
Press the lower edge of the appropriate plastic cover into the bumper until the cover disengages.
Pull cover out of the bumper and let it hang by its thread.
Screw in towing hook A as far as it will go (left-hand thread) and tighten hand-tight.
Removing the towing hook
Unscrew the towing hook A.
Insert plastic cover at the lower edge of the opening.
Fold the cover up and press on its upper edge to engage it in the bumper.