How to Set the Clock in Your 2018 Volkswagen

March 15th, 2018 by

Raise your hand if you are still adding an hour to the time displayed on your Volkswagen clock because you haven’t gotten around to changing it after Daylight Savings. We know there are a few of you out there. Whether that is you or you need an adjustment because of a road trip across time zones, remembering how to change the clock in your VW vehicle can be difficult when it’s not something you need to do very often. Find our five simple steps for changing the time in your VW vehicle below or follow along via the included video.

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Follow these easy steps to change the time in your VW vehicle

STEP 1 – Turn on the ignition
STEP 2 – Select the car button
STEP 3 – Select the setup button
STEP 4 – Select time and date
STEP 5 – Select your current time zone – your VW clock should adjust automatically

Optional – select the daylight savings time button if your location participates in Daylight Savings and you would like your VW clock to adjust automatically

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Changing the time on older Volkswagen models
The steps above may not apply to older Volkswagen models that are not equipped with the applicable infotainment system. In this case, check your Volkswagen instrument cluster for a clock button in the bottom left hand corner and a set button in the bottom right hand corner. Use these buttons to manually change the clock in your Volkswagen vehicle. If you are having trouble locating the buttons or need additional information, watch this video.

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