Any idea what this is for in the Glovebox?

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Yelland
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Any idea what this is for in the Glovebox?

Post by Yelland » Tue Dec 03, 2019 11:23 am

Perhaps I'm being a bit slow... but does anyone know what this is for in the glovebox?

I thought it was maybe for coins but the slots are the wrong way round and the coins fall out... (and there are coin slots on the glovebox lid anyway)

Photo is the upper left corner when glovebox open in a 2020 SEL model

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Tiguan Allspace SEL 1.5 litre TSI 150 ps DSG - Reg 31st October 2019. 2020 model


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Re: Any idea what this is for in the Glovebox?

Post by Tricky » Tue Dec 03, 2019 11:42 am

SD card storage maybe??


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Re: Any idea what this is for in the Glovebox?

Post by niggly58 » Tue Dec 03, 2019 11:43 am

Memory cards in cases?
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Re: Any idea what this is for in the Glovebox?

Post by niggly58 » Tue Dec 03, 2019 11:44 am

Tricky beat me to it!
2016 VW Tiguan Mk2 2.0L SEL 150 4Motion Manual Diesel. Indium Grey.
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Re: Any idea what this is for in the Glovebox?

Post by milligan » Tue Dec 03, 2019 12:36 pm

I keep a couple of pound coins in them for parking if required. They fit in there with no problem!

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Re: Any idea what this is for in the Glovebox?

Post by vishaljh » Tue Dec 03, 2019 1:03 pm

milligan wrote:
Tue Dec 03, 2019 12:36 pm
I keep a couple of pound coins in them for parking if required. They fit in there with no problem!
I had no idea you can still use old pound coins :D
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Re: Any idea what this is for in the Glovebox?

Post by xtrailman » Tue Dec 03, 2019 1:59 pm

Never even noticed them!
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Re: Any idea what this is for in the Glovebox?

Post by CJJE » Tue Dec 03, 2019 2:07 pm

I keep uncased SD memory cards there :)
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Re: Any idea what this is for in the Glovebox?

Post by Yelland » Tue Dec 03, 2019 5:03 pm

Many thanks all!

Yep its for spare SD cards!

Cheers

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Tiguan Allspace SEL 1.5 litre TSI 150 ps DSG - Reg 31st October 2019. 2020 model


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Re: Any idea what this is for in the Glovebox?

Post by Essjay » Tue Dec 03, 2019 6:04 pm

I think (without looking) that there are also some slots in the lid of the glovebox, plus what looks like a credit card slot. Not sure if the small slots are for coins or SD cards, but I think the card slot is of more use in other European countries and is for ‘toll’ cards which can be read automatically.

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