Introduction

The 2008-2013 Volkswagen Golf tail light bulbs may burn out over time. This replacement guide will instruct users how to locate, remove, and replace these light bulbs.

Parts

No parts required.

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  • On the driver's side of the vehicle's rear cargo area, locate the rectangular tail light compartment cover.

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  • Using your fingers, gently pull the cover away from the compartment.

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Image 1/1: Use a flathead screwdriver to release the locking tab.
  • With the cover removed, locate the light bulb assembly.

  • Use a flathead screwdriver to release the locking tab.

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Image 1/1: The assembly will remain connected to the vehicle via the wiring harness.
  • Pull gently to remove the light bulb assembly.

  • The assembly will remain connected to the vehicle via the wiring harness.

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  • Turn the assembly so that the smaller tail light bulb and larger fog light bulb are visible.

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Image 1/1: Insert a new replacement light bulb into the tail light socket.
  • Using your fingers, gently pull the tail light bulb out of the socket.

  • Insert a new replacement light bulb into the tail light socket.

  • Excess force may cause light bulbs to break.

Nice guide! Clear and uncomplicated!

cperkins - Reply

what is the model of bulbs?

koyuehineugene - Reply

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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