Service Interval Warning Light - Reset Information

These servicing warning lights are normally reset (turned off) by the main dealer once they have finished servicing your vehicle.

If you have just serviced your vehicle yourself, or had it serviced in a local garage you may find that the 'service interval warning light' still needs to be reset to turned the light off.

This is a very simple process you can complete yourself, select your vehicle model & age from the list below and complete this easy to follow procedure. Any questions email sille@btconnect.com


Beetle 1.4 (2001 to 2007)

Vehicles on longlife service intervals must have the service interval indicator reset using suitable diagnostic equipment.

Vehicles on fixed interval servicing can be reset as follows:

Press and hold button [A].

Switch ignition ON.

Release button [A].

The words 'SERVICE' will appear on the trip recorder display.

Press and hold button [A] until the word 'SERVICE' is erased.

Switch ignition OFF.


Golf 1.4 (2003 to 2007)

Switch ignition OFF.

Press and hold button [A].

Switch ignition ON.

Release button [A].

Press button [B].

The service interval indicator is now reset.


Polo 1.4 (2002 to 2007)

Vehicles on longlife service intervals must have the service interval indicator reset using suitable diagnostic equipment.

Vehicles on fixed interval servicing can be reset as follows:

Press and hold button [A].

Switch ignition ON.

Service message or symbol is displayed.

Release button [A].

Turn button [A] to the right until all counters are reset.

Switch ignition OFF.


Sharan 1.8 Turbo (2000 to 2007)

Vehicles on longlife service intervals must have the service interval indicator reset using suitable diagnostic equipment.

Vehicles on fixed interval servicing can be reset as follows:

Press and hold button [A].

Switch ignition ON.

The words 'SERVICE' will appear on the trip recorder display.

Release button [A].

Turn button [B] to the right to reset the display.

Switch ignition OFF.


Touran 1.6 (2003 to 2007)

Switch ignition OFF.

Press and hold button [A].

Switch ignition ON.

Release button [A].

Turn button [B] to the right.

The service interval indicator is now reset.


Transporter 1.9D TDI PD (2003 to 2007)

Inspection & Oil Service

Switch ignition OFF.

Press and hold button [A].

Turn button [A] to the right until 'SERVICE---' appears in the display.