How to Reset Service Light in Volkswagen Passat B6


2015-10-10 by

Fixed service Interval - Method 1

Volkswagen Passat B6 Fixed service Interval - Method 1 Service Light Reset
Step 1: Switch ignition off
Step 2: Press and hold button "1" and switch ignition on
Step 3: Release button "1" and within 20 seconds briefly press button "1" again to reset the display
Step 4: Switch ignition off

Fixed service Interval - Method 2

Volkswagen Passat B6 Fixed service Interval - Method 2 Service Light Reset
Step 1: Switch ignition off
Step 2: Press and hold button "1" and switch ignition on
Step 3: Release button "1" and within 20 seconds briefly press button "2". The service interval indicator is now reset
Step 4: Switch ignition off

Fixed service Interval - Method 3

Volkswagen Passat B6 Fixed service Interval - Method 3 Service Light Reset
Step 1: Switch ignition off
Step 2: Press and hold button "1" and switch ignition on
Step 3: Release button "1" and within 20 seconds briefly press button "2".
Step 4: Wait for display to return to main menu. The service interval indicator has been cleared.
Step 5: Switch ignition off

Longlife service interval

Longlife service interval reset is not possible without suitable diagnostic equipment.
The information in this tutorial is valid in the following Volkswagen Passat B6 years / versions:

- Volkswagen Passat B6 1.6 - Petrol - 2005
- Volkswagen Passat B6 1.6 FSI - Petrol - 2005
- Volkswagen Passat B6 1.9 TDI - Diesel - 2005
- Volkswagen Passat B6 2.0 FSI - Petrol - 2005
- Volkswagen Passat B6 2.0 TDI 140 - Diesel - 2005
- Volkswagen Passat B6 2.0 TDI 170 - Diesel - 2005
- Volkswagen Passat B6 2.0 TFSI - Petrol - 2005
- Volkswagen Passat B6 3.2 V6 FSI DSG 4Motion - Petrol - 2005
- Volkswagen Passat B6 BlueMotion 1.6 TDI 105 DPF - Diesel - 2009, 2010
- Volkswagen Passat B6 R36 - Petrol - 2008, 2009, 2010
- Volkswagen Passat B6 Variant BlueMotion 1.6 TDI 105 DPF - Diesel - 2009, 2010