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Owner’s manual

Looking for an easy and convenient way to access your VW owner's manual? Check out our online tool, available for model year 2012 and newer. Find the information you need quickly with your 17-digit Vehicle Identification Number (VIN).

How to find your VIN
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See the driver's side interior dashboard

Your 17-digit VIN can be read from the outside of the vehicle through the viewing window on the windshield, located to the side of the lower section of the windshield in front of the driver's seat.

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Other places to look

Your VIN can be found in other locations as well, including inside the driver door jamb, your vehicle's insurance card, the vehicle's title, registration, finance statements, or insurance documents.

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Browse a comprehensive range of literature on your vehicle, including information on emissions, service, entertainment, and navigation as well as your vehicle's Owner's Manual—all conveniently delivered to your doorstep.

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