ON EITHER SIDE OF TRUNK CONPARTMENT YOU WILL SEE A CIRCULAR SHAPED ACCESS TRIM,THROUGH THERE A PLASTIC SPEED NUT CAN BE SEEN,UNSCREW AND GENTLE PULL BACK THE LENSE (TOWARDS THE OUTSIDE ,THE TAIL LIGHT ASSEMBLY SHOULD FOLLOW,UNSCREW LIGHT SOCKET AND CHANGE BULB.
To elaborate on this, there is a clip on the inside edge (toward the hatch lid) that will let you pull the light assembly out. Put a small skinny screwdriver under the rubber gasket at the point that the two fender pieces join and push firmly. This will pop the clip and the tail light assembly can be pulled out.
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There is nothing to "reset" for the 1999 VW Beetle.
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I have to replace my brake booster on my 99 vw beetle elite. I need the instructions on how to do this. Any ideas. Thanks
Don't bother. The brake light switch on 1999 beetles (maybe all of them, actually) have been recalled. Unless you get it changed, the brake lights will keep going out. Call your local dealer and they should change it for free, mine did about 8 months ago. Still, this doesn't seem to fix the problem as my brake light is out. It may only be a burned out bulb though.
Remove the wheel and tire assembly and the brake caliper then the brake rotor will slide right off.
Corroded brake wheel cylinder, or caliber, parking brake stuck.
Had the same problem with mine. The dealership told me it was the backup light switch. I had the same problem, as do 99% of VW beetle owners. There was a recall on the Brake Light Switch. Call your dealer and they should change it for free. I did. It worked for a bit, but now i think one of my brake lights is out again.
on my 95 i took the driver side tire and brake assembly off to get to it on my 95 i took the driver side tire and brake assembly off to get to it
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Lift the car on a vehicle jack, remove the tire and set it aside, remove the brake shoe/caliper, remove the brake pad. Dispose of the old brake pad, put in the new brake pad, replace the brake shoe/caliper, put the tire back on the car, and lower the car to the ground.
i was wondering how to change rear brake drums for 1999 Chevy venture
there are two lever type latches under the hood by the lamp assembly that you flip up to release the headlight housing which slides out to replace bulb