The vehicle was taken to the local dealer merced Volkswagen, located at 1530 w main St, merced, ca 95340 where it was diagnosed that the entire headlight housing failed and needed to be replaced. It has gone out again and has been out for several months. Vw stated my car was tested although they couldn't say when, I have never had it inspected and the issue was not present in my vehicle, although it is now. My left, front, low beam headlight has gone out. The warning light was on also. My car sometimes stahls iwhile driving and will not go over2krpm, oh you can also move the gear shift without holding button down while driving. Light was replaced but did not work.
Bulb did work in right side. The problem wouldn't exist at all if the design by the manufacturer wasn't flawed. I was told not to slam hood and be careful. I had the bulbs replaced and still have the problem. After having the vehicle looked at several times, it was determined the headlight assembly may become loose and lose electrical contact. I'm assuming because no one will sell it since it's known to be defective. When re -entered the highway we also found ourselves distracted by the dark spots even while going in a strait line.
Did some research and learned that the passenger side dim headlight socket was the subject of a recall. We drove it for the first time at night and encountered a serious problem with the headlights. The problem expressed on the recall is exactly what is happening with the car causing a safety concern because the headlight does not come on. They said that my car wasn¿T one of the ones that was recalled. They need to expand their research as I've noted over 97 other owners having the same issue but are not under this recall. Why is my car not included in this recall. The contact stated that the low beam headlights failed to illuminate.
Sometimes when I was driving and other times when it was parked over night. Unless otherwise indicated, all prices exclude applicable taxes and installation costs. Sometimes when I was driving and other times when it was parked over night. Bulb is loose and has lost electrical contact. The approximate failure mileage was 38,000. After taking it to the vw dealership they said I'll need a new headlight and control unit module.
Then it stayed on, left low beam was no longer working. Now the passenger side light is doing the exact same thing. Summary Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. What is the process to get my vehicle covered for replacement?. The recall began March 16, 2018. They refused to even look at the car, until I paid 99 dollars for a diagnosis fee, then parts and labor.
Everything for recall 14V125000 apples to my car but it is not on list. If there were a bicyclist or person walking on the side of the road there is a high probability we would have hit them or go off into a ditch from the inability to see the side of the road. Summary Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. As I pulled the rubber cover off, the light came back on like a shorted wire. Upon deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture. The invoice I received shows the work performed. It most certainly is nothing that I did that caused the issue.
I called the dealership to get the issue resolved asap. It was diagnosed that the harness connector needed to be replaced. At first I thought my vision blurred but as we examined it further we learned that there is a very serious dark area on both front corners of the car. I found the part number for the replacement socket, and bought it at local dealer. I have to replace the light holder? The issue appeared the day after recieving service at the dealership hood was opened and closed.
My left, front, low beam headlight has gone out. As we drove home we reviewed the headlight dispersion of other cars and all of them projected adequate light in the front corners of the car. Although we endeavour to ensure that the information contained on the website is accurate, as errors may occur from time to time, customers should verify any information in question with a dealer. Photos are for illustration purposes only. Upon deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to explode. Installed bulb and problem persisted. Put a new bulb in and it still don¿T work.
Told me that nhsta would not let them fix it. When inspected module that bulb was inserted into, noticed a melted area. For awhile I could move the light under the hood and it would work again but then I would hit a bump and it would stop. Some items may be unavailable for or incompatible with certain trim levels and models. Within a short time the light began working again but only for a few weeks.
While driving approximately 65 mph, the headlights shut off and failed to illuminate. The vehicle was taken to the dealer, but was not diagnosed or repaired. The vehicle was not repaired. I replaced the bulb and it still didn't work. Now the passenger side light is doing the exact same thing. The seat belts lose tension while driving, and there is body roll on the vehicle due to substandard body construction. I changed the bulb but it won't work.