Basic maintenance

Remembering to keep on top of regular checks with your Volkswagen can be difficult at times, especially when you have so many things to think about. Here at Volkswagen, we have created these short videos to help show you how quick and easy it can be.

How to open your bonnet

A short video showing you how to open the bonnet to your Volkswagen.

How to check your washer fluid

A video showing you how to check and top up the washer fluid.

How to check your coolant

A video explaining how you check and top up the coolant.

How to check your brake fluid

A short video explaining how to check your brake fluid.

How to check your Ad Blue fluid

A video explaining how to check the level of the Ad Blue fluid.

How to change your windscreen wipers

A short video showing how to check the condition of your wiper blades and how they can be changed.

How to check your tyre pressure 

A video showing how you can safely check the condition of your tyres and their pressure.

How to check your tyre tread

This video explains the importance of tyre tread and shows how it can be checked.

Please refer to your Volkswagen Owner's manual for official guidance on use and operation of all our technology.