VW Polo manuals

Volkswagen Polo Owners Manual: Changing the bulb in the number plate light

Volkswagen Polo Owners Manual / Changing a bulb / Changing the bulb in the number plate light

Fig. 186 In the rear bumper: number plate light

Fig. 187 Number plate light: removing the bulb holder

First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings

A normal flat screwdriver can be used to remove the number plate light .

The actions should only be carried out in the specified order:
1. Follow the instructions on the checklist .
2. Insert a screwdriver into the recess on the number plate light in the direction of the arrow .
3. Pull the number plate light out slightly.
4. Push the catch on the connector in the direction of the arrow and pull the connector out.
5. Turn the bulb holder in the direction of the arrow and pull it out together with the bulb.
6. Replace the defective bulb with a new bulb of the same type.
7. Insert the bulb holder into the number plate light and turn it as far as it will go in the opposite direction to the arrow .
8. Connect the connector to the bulb holder.
9. Carefully put the number plate light into the opening in the body. Ensure that you put the number plate light in the right way round.
10. Push the number plate light into the bumper until it clicks into place.

NOTICE

Before inserting the screwdriver, slide a piece of paper (or similar) in between the screwdriver and the bumper in order to prevent any damage to the paintwork on the bumper.
Changing the bulbs in the tail light cluster
Fig. 184 On the side of the luggage compartment: removing the tail light cluster Fig. 185 Tail light cluster: removing the bulb holder First read and observe the introductory information and ...

Changing bulbs in the side turn signals
Fig. 188 Removing the side turn signal bulb Fig. 189 Side turn signal: changing the bulb First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings Depending on the vehicle, th ...

Other materials:

Notes on towing
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings Tow rope or tow bar It is easier and safer to tow a vehicle with a tow bar. Only use a tow rope if you do not have a tow bar. The tow rope should be slightly elastic to reduce the strain on both vehicles. It is advisab ...

Hill Hold Assist
First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings The Hill Hold Assist function actively holds the vehicle when pulling away on an incline. The Hill Hold Assist function is automatically activated if the following conditions are met Cond ...

Tire Sidewall Swelling
A swelling in the flank of the tire indicates that the substructure of the carcass has been damaged.     Typical causes for such damage include, for example, driving over curbs at a sharp angle. ...

© 2016-2020 Copyright www.vwpolo.net