Volkswagen How-to

Welcome to our Volkswagen how-to videos. With step-by-step information on how to perform tire changes, replace parts, or set up components of your new or used Volkswagen vehicle.

Please note that the information provided in these how-to videos is for your convenience. You should always review your Volkswagen Owner’s Manual or contact our service and parts department at Peterborough Volkswagen if you have any further questions or require assistance.

Replacing a Tire

Replacing a wheel and tire on a Volkswagen vehicle is not difficult, but does require an understanding of the location of necessary tools as well as the proper techniques for safely removing the existing wheel and tire and replacing it with the spare. This video shows the proper way to do so.

Tips for Proper Tire Inflation

Improperly inflated tires can cause many problems, including unsafe handling, increased tire wear, and the potential for a blowout while driving your Volkswagen. This video describes how to determine proper tire pressure and reset the Tire Pressure Monitoring System.

Adding Washer Fluid

A clear windshield is crucial to help ensure good visibility while driving in less-than-perfect conditions. This video shows how to inspect and fill the washer fluid reservoir in your Volkswagen.

To check fluid levels or perform light maintenance, it is necessary to open the hood of your vehicle. This video shows the location and operation of the release lever and the safety catch to allow opening the hood.