I find the Interior of the VW Golf MK5 R32 is very dark and quite gloomy, there are a number of parts available to brighten the interior such as Chrome Switches and rings and I’ve painted a few parts too.

Steering Wheel

Rather than update to a MK6 MFSW I painted the switch panels on my MK 5 MFSW flat bottomed steering wheel to brighten the interior

R32 MK5 MFSW Silver


I have the Anthracite (Dark Gray) Recaro Wingback Seats and I just painted the surrounds for the folding release (Harness Slots) silver to brighten the interior

R32 Recaro Wingbacks

Switch Gear

I bought the chrome tipped switches and surrounds for the climatronic

Chrome Auto Headlight Switch