Volkswagen (VW) Wiper Blade Service Position

Step 1. Check that the auto wiper feature is deactivated and the vehicle's system is set to manual mode.

Step 2. While the vehicle is switched off, hold the wiper stalk on the steering column down for a couple of seconds. The wiper arms should automatically raise to the service position.

Step 3. You can now lift the wiper arms to easily replace your wiper blades.


To avoid damage, please check that your wiper blades are not frozen to the windscreen before activating service mode. Moreover avoid moving the vehicle when the wiper arms are raised.