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VW Sensor-Controlled Luggage Compartment Instructions

How to use the Volkswagen Hands-Free Easy Open Trunk

Opening your trunk with your hands full has never been a fun experience. Thankfully, the Volkswagen Sensor-Controlled Luggage Compartment allows owners to open the hatch or trunk of their vehicles by just using their foot. To learn how to use the Volkswagen Hands-Free Easy Open Trunk, follow these steps.

The first thing to do is make sure you have your key fob in your hand, pocket or purse. The feature will not activate if they key is not within range of the trunk lid. The ignition must also be off for the trunk to open.2019 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack back trunk

Approach the rear of the vehicle and move your fun under the back bumper and back out quickly, in a kicking motion. You do not have to make contact with the vehicle for the system to activate. The turn signals will flash to indicate the hatch is about to open. Please step back when the lights flash. The hatch or trunk will now open.

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Volkswagen Crossover and Hatchback Models

Storage space is an important factor for many car shoppers. Volkswagen recognizes this and offers a variety of crossover, SUV, hatchback and wagon models that offer an impressive amount of storage space.

The 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan offers a total cargo capacity of 65.7 cubic feet. The new 2019 Volkswagen Atlas checks in at 96.8 cubic feet of storage space.

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The wagon body styles of the 2019 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack and Golf Sportwagen deliver 66.5 cubic feet of total storage space. Hatchback 2019 Golf models turn in a maximum storage capacity of 53.7 cubic feet.