Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.4 16V, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.4 TSI, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.9 TDI, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.4 FSI, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 GTI, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.4 TSI, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.4 16V, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 TDI 16V, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 FSI, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 TDI, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.9 TDI, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 SDI, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.6, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.9 TDI 4motion, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 TDI 16V 4motion, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 FSI 4motion, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 GTI, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 TDI, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.4 TSI, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 3.2 R32 4motion, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.6 FSI, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 TDI, VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 TDI 4motion, VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 2.0 TDI, VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 1.6, VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 1.6 FSI, VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 2.0 FSI, VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 2.0 TFSI, VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 1.9 TDI, VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 2.0 TDI 16V, VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 2.0 TDI, VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 1.4 TSI, VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 1.4 TSI, VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 2.0 TDI, VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 1.4 TSI, VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 2.0 TDI, VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 1.6, VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 1.4 TSI, VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 1.9 TDI, VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 2.0 TDI 16V, VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 1.4 TSI, VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 1.4 TSI, VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 1.4 TSI, VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 2.0 TDI, VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 1.9 TDI 4motion, VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 1.4, VW Golf V Variant (1K5) 2.0, HONDA CRX II (ED, EE) 1.6 i 16VView more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change windscreen wiper arm on VW GOLF 5 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

video
All the parts you need to replace – Windscreen Wiper Arm for Golf V Hatchback (1K1) and other VW models
How to change Adapter, wiper blade on Golf 5 1.9 TDI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Adapter, wiper blade
How to change Cap, wiper arm on Golf 5 1.9 TDI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Cap, wiper arm
How to change Wiper Arm Set, window cleaning on Golf 5 1.9 TDI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Wiper Arm Set, window cleaning
How to change Wiper Arm, windscreen washer on Golf 5 1.9 TDI – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Wiper Arm, windscreen washer
How to change Adapter, wiper blade on VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.9 TDI 4motion – tips for proper car maintenance
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.9 TDI 4motion
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Adapter, wiper blade on VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.6 FSI
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.6 FSI
Easy tricks to help you to replace Adapter, wiper blade on VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 3.2 R32 4motion
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 3.2 R32 4motion
Adapter, wiper blade removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 TDI 16V 4motion
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 TDI 16V 4motion
Changing Adapter, wiper blade on VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.4 FSI – tips for first time repair
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.4 FSI
Main steps for Adapter, wiper blade replacement on VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.4 16V
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.4 16V
How to change Adapter, wiper blade on VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 FSI 4motion – tips for proper car maintenance
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 FSI 4motion
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Adapter, wiper blade on VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 GTI
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 GTI
Easy tricks to help you to replace Adapter, wiper blade on VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 SDI
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 SDI
Tools
Replacement: windscreen wiper arm – VW Golf 5. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Copper grease
Torque wrench
Drive socket # 13
Ratchet wrench
Flat Screwdriver
Universal puller
Fender cover
Replacement: windscreen wiper arm – VW Golf 5. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Replace the wiper arms in pairs.
  • Don't mix up the wiper arms on the driver's and passenger's side.
  • The replacement procedure is the same for both wiper arms.
  • Please note: all work on the car – VW Golf 5 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
Was this manual helpful?
Please rate this manual on a scale from 1 to 5. If you have any questions, feel free to ask us.
Users voted – 0
Your profile is your personal assistant.

It can track car expenses, keep a car log and replacement schedule, and save favourite materials, notes and documents

Install the AUTODOC CLUB app!
Your personal car expenses manager, maintenance tips, reminders about upcoming appointments and service intervals, DIY repair instructions – all this on your phone.
Google Play AUTODOC Club App
App Store AUTODOC Club App
VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) Windscreen Wiper Arm replace by yourself - Scan QR-code and download AUTODOC CLUB app
Scan

To download the app:

  • - scan the QR code
  • - download from App Store
  • - download from Google Play
DIY VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) Windscreen Wiper Arm replacement - online guide
Tips & tricks for your VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1)
View more
  • How to change Wiper arm windscreen washer on VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 2.0 GTI - replacement tricks
    What causes engine misfire? | AUTODOC
  • Changing Windscreen wiper arm Golf 5 1.9 TDI - Replacement Tips
    How to swap the engine on a BMW E30 Turbo | SUPERCAR AUTODOC
  • Maintenance Hacks - VW Golf V Hatchback (1K1) 1.6 Windshield wiper arm replacement guide
    Checking the starter without removing it | AUTODOC tips
  • Replace Wiper blade arm on Golf 5 - free video tips
    8 bad driving habits | AUTODOC