2010-2014 Volkswagen GTI Service Reminder Indicator

Volkswagen GTI

This redesign of the GTI brought modest changes. The four-cylinder Golf R adds more power and all-wheel-drive. The GTI excels at combining everyday practicality with being fun-to-drive. Agile handling, gutsy acceleration and a satisfying sound come with comfort and refinement. Remarkably, the GTI retains most of the civilized demeanor of other Golf models, making it suitable for everyday driving, while still bringing a smile to the face of a driving enthusiast. The hatchback adds versatility. Fit and finish are very good. The seats are supportive and sporty, yet comfortable. Stability control, traction control, antilock brakes and brake assist are standard equipment.

Service Reminder Reset

NOTE: This procedure applies to A5 models.

NOTE: The Service Reminder Indicator can also be reset using an OEM scan tool.

NOTE: If you reset the service display yourself, the next service is displayed after 9,320 miles (15,000 km) or one year. The service interval is not determined individually.

Using Buttons in Instrument Cluster (Basic Message Display)

1. Ensure the ignition is switched off.
NOTE: If resetting the Inspection Service Reminder, turn on emergency flashers. If resetting the Oil Change Reminder, go to next step.
2. Press and hold the 0.0 (trip reset) button (3). See Fig. 4, Fig. 5, or Fig. 6.2010-2014 Volkswagen GTI Service Reminder Indicator 12010-2014 Volkswagen GTI Service Reminder Indicator 22010-2014 Volkswagen GTI Service Reminder Indicator 3
3. Switch ignition on. Release the 0.0 button. Press the HOUR and MINUTE button (clock reset button (1) one time, quickly.
4. The Service Interval Display is now in the Reset mode.
5. After a brief period, the display switches back to the normal display.
6. Turn off ignition and remove key from lock. Wait at least 10 seconds.
7. Insert key and start engine. The service interval is now reset. Confirm “wrench” indicator light is not illuminated.

Using The Windshield Wiper Lever Buttons (Premium Message Display)

1. Using the rocker switch on the windshield wiper lever (2), select the “Settings” menu. See Fig. 7.2010-2014 Volkswagen GTI Service Reminder Indicator 4
2. Once in the service submenu, select “Reset”, then press the “OK” button (1). The service interval is now reset.

 

Using The Buttons In Multifunction Steering Wheel

1. Press the appropriate multifunction steering wheel button continually until the “Settings” menu is displayed (button 1 in 2004-08 Golf Sedan & 2004 R32, or button 5 in all other models). See Fig. 8 or Fig. 9)2010-2014 Volkswagen GTI Service Reminder Indicator 52010-2014 Volkswagen GTI Service Reminder Indicator 6
2. Once in the service submenu, select “Reset” and then press the “OK” button (3 in 2004-08 Golf Sedan & 2004 R32, or 5 in all other models). The service interval is now reset.

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