Volkswagen "How To..." Workshop Guides

We are in the process of putting together a comprehensive list of “How to...” guides with pictures and links to special tools required to carry out a number of repairs to Volkswagen vehicles.

We also have a YouTube Channel showing "How to" videos. Individual YouTube links are within the guides below.

We strongly advise you read through all the instructions before attempting a repair.

We hope you find the information useful.


The “How to” information on this site is for guidance only. Do not attempt a repair if you are not appropriately trained or do not have the correct tools or equipment to conduct a repair safely. Your product may differ from that shown. takes no responsibility and cannot be held accountable for any loss, injury or damage however caused. No claim can be made against us for loss of earnings, inconvenience or any other incurred expenses. Unless otherwise stated, all contents are copyright ©



By Model:  

Eos Roof Seal Lubrication
Polo mirror cap/glass and/or indicator 2010>
Passat 3C mirror cap, glass or repeater indicator replacement
Passat 3B pollen filter housing reseal
Mirror Cap replacement

Brake pads and discs replacement Golf Mk5 GTi - Rear
Brake pads and discs replacement Golf Mk5 GTi - Front

Passat 3B Thermostat Replacement
Passat 3B Coolant Temperature Sensor Replacement

Spark Plug replacement VW Polo 1.2
Camshaft Position Sensor - Polo 1.2
Cambelt VW Golf 2.0 TDi (BXE engine)
Spark Plug replacement VW Golf Mk5
Cambelt VW Polo 1.4 (BBY engine) replacement
DPF Filter regeneration
Engine oil - topping up
Engine oil - checking

Exterior Electrical
Golf Mk6 radio remove and refit
Golf MK5 rear bulb/Lamp
Headlamp switch replacement

Air Filter replacement VW Polo
Air Filter replacement VW Golf Mk5
Passat 3B pollen filter replacement
Passat 3C pollen filter replacement

Wheel nut/bolt cap removal
PR Codes
Bookmark our site on your iPhone
VW Engine/Chassis & Colour Identification

Wiper blades - changing

Rear spring replacement - Passat 3B

Vehicle Functions
Aux iPod/MP3 input use
Wiper operation
Comfort Window closing or opening
One touch electric window function reset
Finding your emergency Key
Emergency key door opening
Time clock setting - Polo
Time clock setting - Golf/Passat/Tiguan/Touran/Scirocco
Speed warning on your dash - how to set
Bluetooth mobile connection to VW radios
Auto door locking/unlocking set up
Key fob remote battery replacement
Key fob remote battery replacement - Older style
Key fob remote battery replacement - Newer style

Warning Lights
VW dash warning lights - what they mean
VW dash warning lights - Red (1)
VW dash warning lights - Yellow (1)
VW dash warning lights - Green
VW dash warning lights - Yellow (2)
VW dash warning lights - Yellow (3)
VW dash warning lights - Red (2)

Meet the Team

Related Links: Bookmark our site on your iPhone | Buyers Guides | VW Engine/Chassis & Colour Identification | VW Genuine Parts | Car Registration Letters

Contact Us | VW Insurance | New Volkswagens | Terms & Conditions | © MJ Warner Ltd