How to remove windshield wiper motor from VW Golf Mk5, Rabbit, Jetta in 7 simple steps

To remove windshield wiper motor from a VW Golf Mk5, Rabbit or Jetta, first you have to take out the wiper arms (see tutorial).
Then you just have to follow 7 simple steps.

Necessary tools:
– a flat blade screwdriver
– a 13 mm socket and a ratchet
– a T30 Torx


1: remove the hood seal
2. remove the cowl vent grille lifting it up
3. remove the cable
4. remove those two 13 mm screws
5. remove those 2 T30 screws
6. disconnect the cables
7. take the wiper motor out.

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