How to remove glove box / glove compartment on VW Golf Mk4, Jetta, Bora in 11 steps

See 11 simple steps on how to remove / replace the glove box / glove compartment on VW Golf Mk4, Jetta, Bora. Watch the VIDEO TUTORIAL below:

Neccessary tools:

  • A flat blade screwdriver
  • A ratchet
  • An extension ratchet
  • A T20 Torx

 

STEP 1: open the ashtray and take that piece out and remove those two hidden screws

STEP 2: take those caps out and remove the screws from both sides of the center console

STEP 3: pull the handbrake and take the center console out

STEP 4: disconnect the wiring harness from the gas cap button

STEP 5: remove those two screws from from both sides of the front center console

STEP 6: remove the gear stick gaitor

STEP 7: take the ashtray out and remove the hidden screw

STEP 8: disconnect the ashtray wiring harness and take the front center console out

STEP 9: remove the hidden screw from the left side of the glove box

STEP 10: remove those 6 screws from the glove box

STEP 11: take the glove box out, but be careful to disconnect the wiring harness from the glove box lamp