Note: I am not a registered charity. There is three little grooves that the bulb fits into, to ensure correct placement. Pull the rubber dust cap off the rear of the high beam bulb and set it aside in a safe place. Make sure the bulb sits straight before covering it with the plastic cover. For more, check out my other.
You'll see a black ring that obstructs the removal of the lightbulb. The O-rings slide off and on like tight rubber bands. Start on the passenger side. It is the sole responsibility of the viewer to assume this risk. The red circle above represents the cover on the passenger side. The Front Turn Signal bulb is located at the bottom inner corner of the headlight housing. Set the cover aside in a safe place.
Test the new bulbs by turning on the headlights, activating the hazard signals and flashing the high beams. If you find a product sold for a lower price by another vendor, we will beat or match their price. It's attached by 2 Phillips screws. These covers a plastic, and in cold weather, or in a vehicle that hasn't been recently worked on, they could snap. In some Volkswagens, the highbeam is the same bulb as the headlight and it is possible for the highbeam to work, but the headlight be burnt out even if they are the same bulb and vise versa. Citations can be issued for products that do not meet the minimum regulatory requirements.
If you found this guide to be helpful, please consider making a small donation by clicking on the PayPal. The video above shows you to replace the headlight in your 2014 Volkswagen Jetta. Pull the old bulb straight out of the socket and push in a new bulb. This will also make it impossible for the black plastic ring nut from sliding over the bulb and locking into place no matter how hard you push and turn. Simply remove the back from the headlight assembly, remove the old bulb and plug the new one into the 12-volt power supply.
In some Volkswagens, the highbeam is the same bulb as the headlight and it is possible for the highbeam to work, but the headlight be burnt out even if they are the same bulb and vise versa. Do one side first, so you can use the other side as a reference. The drivers side is pretty tight, hope you have small hands. This video is applicable to the Volkswagen Jetta, years 99, 00, 01, 02, 03, or 04. I then ordered some custom tail lights for my truck and same as before received them in a week and the fit was perfect. Headlights grow dimmer by up to 20% over time and eventually burn out - for this reason, we recommend changing your headlights in pairs. Take care to ensure that when installing the new bulb, you look from the exterior of the vehicle to the headlight placement to ensure the bulb is installed completely.
Slide the metal clip to the opposite side of the box. Item in Good Condition Guaranteed If the part we ship to you arrives in damaged or non-working condition, we will ship another item out to you immediately. Replacing headlights for Volkswagen Jetta is one of the easiest repairs to make. Do not attempt to replace bulbs while vehicle is on. If you do get the new bulb dirty, wipe it clean with an alcohol moistened paper towel. Be sure to record the bulb change in your vehicle's service records. Some Volkswagens have high intensity discharge headlights, sometimes referred to as xenon lights.
These bulbs have a very high voltage that runs through them, even if the battery is disconnected. There will be two metal clips that use pressure to hold the cover in place. Once the cover is removed, look inside the assembly from the engine standpoint. Once the screws are removed pull the plastic piece straight up. Don't forget to plug the wire harness back up. Twist them to remove them. So I took the O-ring from my old bulb that was smaller in size and used it to replace the red o-ring.
I hope that you are referring to the bulb and not the assembly. Headlights grow dimmer by up to 20% over time and eventually burn out - for this reason, we recommend changing your headlights in pairs. Please help support this website by shopping at. Push the black rubber dust cap in place over the high beam bulb. If you are replacing it install a new bulb. Well the O-ring is too thick preventing you from fully seating the bulb in place. This is the part that should get into the lighting unit first.
Best Price Guaranteed Our prices are hands-down some of the lowest you'll find on the net. All of the parts carried on Go-Parts. . Once I did that I was able to properly seat the bulb note: Aligning the three little grooves is very important. Assembly is the reverse action. Some Volkswagens have high intensity discharge headlights, sometimes referred to as xenon lights.
If you must, wear gloves. That took about 5 seconds. I think it applies to several model years, but it is written for a 2000. It's located directly above the headlight. Our manufacturers only produce replacement lights that meet the highest of industry standards, ensuring on-road safety and reducing the probability of breakdowns in component construction. Around the bulb is a plastic ring that acts like a nut.