2003 Volkswagen Beetle Q&A
2003 Volkswagen Beetle Question: headlight bulb replacement
The headlight slides outward, there is a release lever on the in board side of the head light assembly. - patrick mannion
Open the hood , look at the headlight assembly from behind. You will see a white square tab. This is the release for the headlight retaining ring. Depress the tab to rotate the ring , it will only move one way , and the assembly will walk the headlight forward or out. To install the assembly , start it in its "tracks" and rotate the ring the other way and the assembly will pull back into place. The tab will click when it is locked. - spyder
Can I replace the front headlight or do I have to take it to a dealership? How much does it cost? Does the low beam use a different bulb than a high beam? What size bulb is needed?
One or both head lights may not work due to premature head light bulb burnout and/or bulb harness failure. Care should be taken to inspect the head light harness connector for damage when replacin...
I have replace both bulbs in the headlight. I have checked the fuses. The light still won't come on. Why?
We replaced both the bulb and the fuse on the low beam and it still won't work. I've heard this is a common and expensive problem. Does anyone have any information or related experiences? Also, wha...
headlamp burnedout and needs replaceing how do i change bulbs