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If chasing and dressing the threads (as Solar Mike suggests in his answer) doesn't work, go to a VW dealer and buy a replacement screw. The screw's design is unusual, so you won't find it in a hardware or auto parts shop.


Have you damaged the start of the thread - easy to do on plastic threads. Dress the end of the thread with a small file and make sure it is clean, then it will normally go in.

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