This usually indicates a parking brake error, you may have it engaged or need to review your owners manual for VW suggestion.
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〉 Answered on Jul 19th, 2012 by Amanda J. Pierce, MBA "AJ", Certified Mechanic, Project Coordinator; Primavera Scheduler at VIGOR Alaska Industrial Shipyard & BizzM3ch Solutions
It may be "Parking" brake engaged, but symbolds vary greatly from vehicle to vehicle. The best way to know for sure is to check your Owner's Manual. It should have a graphic of each dashboard warning light with an explanation of what it means.
You can also see an overview of many common and newer dashboard warning lights at
〉 Answered on Jul 19th, 2012 by Kristin Brocoff, Director of Corporate Communications at CarMD.com