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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Removing and installing bulbs for cornering light -L148-/-L149-

Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual / Electrical system / Lights, lamps, switches outside / Headlight / Removing and installing bulbs for cornering light -L148-/-L149-

Left cornering light bulb -L148- and right cornering light bulb -L149- are only fitted on gas discharge headlights.
Removal and installation are described for the left side. Removal and installation on the right side are carried out in the same way.
–  Turn housing cover -1- in direction of arrow -A- and remove it from headlight.

Removing and installing bulbs for cornering light -L148-/-L149-

–  Press bulb holder -1- down -arrow A-.
–  Pull bulb holder -1- out of reflector -2-.
–  Disconnect electrical connector.
Install in the reverse order of removal, observing the following:
Risk of damage to the headlight.
Do not touch the glass part of the bulb with bare fingers. Fingers leave traces of grease on the glass bulb, which vaporise when the bulb is switched on and cause the glass bulb to cloud over.
Wear, for example, clean fabric gloves when inserting bulbs.
Make sure the housing cover is correctly seated when installing. The ingress of water will lead to permanent damage to the headlight.
–  Test functionality.
–  Check headlight setting and adjust headlight if necessary → Booklet36.1

Removing and installing bulbs for cornering light -L148-/-L149-

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