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There is a green cap that some fluid should be put in and it is at the min level i dont know what fluid goes in there it is next to the window washer fluid fill

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It's the power steering top-up. Strangely it's not mentioned in the VW handbook, but the Haynes manual helps. Use VW hydraulic fluid type G002 000 or equivalent.

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It could be the filler for your headlight washers, ( most passat's have them ).,check to see if it is water that is in there, by rolloing up some paper,and using it as a dip-stick.....if its water, then it will be the light washers

Posted on Aug 01, 2009

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