I have a 2001 pre-model changeover which should be similar to 1999. I'm not sure if you mean replacing the headlight bulb but if that's the case you would pull out the round rubber grommet and that makes the bulb assembly accessible. You just unclip it, pull it out and replace the bulb...To change the headlight assembly (housing) there are 2 mounting bolts on top (covered)to remove, then pull out the assembly...
You don't. Instead, you replace the entire assembly.
Which side of the car?
Replacing a daytime running light on a VW Passat is the same as changing a headlight bulb. First prop the hood open and located the headlight housing. Removing the old bulb and replace it.
how to change a headlight on a 2003 passat
Remove the front bumper cover.... there should be 3 mounting bolts to remove the headlight after the bumper is removed.
How do I remove the headlight unit on a V6 TDI Passat year 2000?
You should check your owner's manual for the exact location in your 2001 Volkswagen Passat. Then, look for a green?æcap, located on the driver's side in the front of the engine compartment. It should be between the headlight assembly and the ABS brake control.
To change a headlight on a 2005 VW Passat first disconnect the battery. Locate the housing the disconnect the plugs. The bulb will then twist out. Replace the bulb.
On a 2003 VW Passat the driver-side taillight assembly is mounted on using a bracket. To remove the twilight housing unscrew the mounting hardware. Then pry the housing from the vehicle.
On a 1998 Volkswagen Passat the starter is located front of the transmission housing. To replace the starter the car needs to be raised so the starter can be reached from underneath the car.
Passenger side headlight bulb on a 2000 Passat. Remove the air induction housing and the bulb can be accessed quite easily. No need for any special tools. Driver sice Remove the black rubber cap on the back of the assembly, open clip (metal clip, no tool necessary) and access the bulb for replacement. All VW headlights are assembly the same way. good luck!
The radiator is located beneathe a plastic cover in front of the engine, between the headlight housings. Follow the upper radiator hose to locate it.
was wondering this aswell.......halfords supply and fit more powerful headlight bulbs....give them a try.
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The light assembly is secured with two Phillips (cross-head) screws. Remove the screws, then pry the light assembly from the car. Gently flex the sides of the bulb holder to free the bulb. Replace bulb. Push assembly back into place replace the two screws
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The thermostat is located behind the alternator. It sits in a hose assembly that comes from the engine. Simply trace the lowere radiator hose to the engine and you will find it.
Replace the electrical portion of the ignition switch
i have oil in my water reservior in 02 volks passat
Behind the R-H headlight.
labor time is 2.5 hours
YOU HAVE TO REMOVE THE GLOVE BOX. ITS MOUNTED ON THE FRESH AIR DUCT.