What is an auxiliary heater?
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Then, what is auxiliary heating?
Auxiliary heat is a heating system that works when the temperature inside a home or building drops lower than two or three degrees from what the temperature is set. Or when someone decides they are cold, and turns the thermostat up more than three degrees. Auxiliary heat is a component of heat pump systems.
Secondly, what's auxiliary heating on a car? An auxiliary heating system, composed of an auxiliary heater and automatic controls, is operatively mounted in an automobile to heat the interior of the car and to maintain it at a predetermined above-freezing subnormal temperature of say 40° F.
In this way, what is VW auxiliary heater?
The parking heater is programmed in the menu of auxiliary heating in the infotainment system of the vehicle so that the vehicle interior is either heated or ventilated at warm outside temperatures. The heating system is programmed in the central heating menu of the infotainment system.
What is a diesel auxiliary heater?
The auxiliary heater is a diesel fuelled coolant heater. It supplements engine heat in warming the coolant in the heater circuit in order to increase and maintain cabin temperature in cold conditions. As a consequence it also allows quicker engine warm up.