Volkswagen Front Wheel Drive 1974-1989 Repair Guide

Ignition Switch



The ignition switch is located at the bottom of the ignition key cylinder body. To remove the ignition switch, first remove the ignition lock cylinder. On all models except Dashers made before 1978, remove the switch by unfastening the screw at the bottom of the switch, then pull it out. On Dashers made before 1978, the screw is located on the side of the cylinder body. Installation is the reverse of removal.