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extremely dim, i cleaned the...
I have a 2001.5 VW Passat, the low beam headlights are extremely dim, i cleaned the lens and they are clear as they were brand new but the light are still so dim i can't see any light on the road at night unless i drive with the high beams on. i figured i might need to get a new wiring harness. what do you think?
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VW Mechanic: Martin, auto electrical replied 6 years ago
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When you look at the light at night what color is the light? Look at the light beam from the side of the beam. If the light seems yellow then replace the globes as they do tend to go bad over a long time of use.
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VW Mechanic: Martin, auto electrical replied 6 years ago
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Did you have time to look at the light beam? My personal experience of this kind of fault is when the wiring is not supplying the correct amount of current then the light is totally yellow or not working at all.
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