The following procedure is for VW Golf MK4 owners.
If your car Has been serviced and not had the Service indicator reset
Sitting in the drivers seat key out of the ignition.
Press and hold the trip meter button using your left hand (this makes the next steps easier)
Insert key and turn ignition to position II this is where the dash lights come on but before the car starts
The display will show “service now” or”- – -”.
Release trip meter button then turn clock adjuster to the right.
Release clock adjuster.
Turn ignition off.
Turn ignition to position II this is where the dash lights come on but before the car starts.
VW use a couple of different dash varients and i will be posting more as i get time.
Please note this procedure should only be used after you car has been serviced and would qeustion any company who is unable to reset the
service/oil light either using diagnostic equipment or using this method after they have have serviced a vehicIe.