Headlight high beam, left 10A. Motor for rear windshield wiper 15A. Windshield and rear window washer pump, windshield wiper motor 20A. Washer nozzle heaters, glove compartment light, memory seat control module 10A. I tried to do research on this topic, but there seems to be nobody else who has posted an issue like this.
However the right tail light appears to get less power than it should when in running mode so you can just barely see it if at all. Jul 25, 2009 Here is the fuse diagram you need see following text description 90-98 Golf-Jetta-Beetle Fuse Box Diagram Fuse locations for options not shown can be found in the corresponding wiring diagrams. Noticed my brake lights werent working the other night so firstly I checked bulbs both filaments are ok and were replaced recently. There's fairly frequent discussion of what you should consider. . Generally a little time with a screwdriver and they clean up okay though. Those symbols mean diddly squat to me.
If you're having problems and can't login, please try resetting your password by. If it's that way, then the other lights shouldn't work either. The stupid legend in the fuse panel compartment got me to print this out and keep a copy folded up in there. Right now I am trying to get the test light off, with headlight switch on, and of course every light unplugged. I found some of the nuts that hold the tail light in place where loose and that allowed dirt, moisture and salt in.
Fog light relay, instrument panel light dimmer switch 5A. Thanks for this will give this a go and inspect the wiring going from the front back down both sides never needed to take the sill trims or rear quarters off before take it they just pop off with a bit of educated violence? Parking lights left, side marker left 5A. Some components may have multiple fuses, so make sure you check all of the fuses that are linked to the component in question. The bulbs sure seem to flop around in them. When the circuit is live and the short is present, the bulb will be full brightness and hot so be sure it's not laying on the carpet or against a plastic door panel.
My left tail light function completely normal. If this is your first visit, be sure to click and fill out your details before you can post. The video above shows how to replace blown fuses in the interior fuse box of your 1997 Volkswagen Golf in addition to the fuse panel diagram location. Left rear lights all function. Any help with this problem would be appreciated. Windshield washer pump, windshield wiper motor 20A.
Some Volkswagens have multiple interior fuse boxes including in the trunk - the video above will show you where the interior fuse box of your 1997 Golf is located. Thanks thanks so much for sharing Owen. He checked the shift lock, fuses, brake light switch, computer stuff. A simple trick to finding a short is to replace the blown fuse with a pair of spade terminals, then use small jumper wires to connect them to a 12 volt light bulb. Headlight high beam, left 10A. Headlight low beam, right 15A.
The running lights, blinker, and brake lights all work as they should. Golf R and Scirocco posts are welcome. I have tried new bulbs in the tail light, switching bulbs, and cleaning connectors. Apologies if this is in the wrong place I did do a search to see where to start and saw a similar thread in the section. Caution: Make sure to do your research before modifying your car. Replacing your fuses is easy when you have a good diagram of fuse locations! I haven't taken it apart, but i would've designed it with a ground bar through the whole thing and a single wire going out.
If I hit the brakes, both the hemispheres light up properly. I can get a voltmeter to check that the bulb is receiving the correct voltage, but I think it still is. I am not sure that if I hit a bump the contacts could fail again. Your front running lights are either parking lamps, low beam headlamps, or fogs. Sean 2018 beetle s turbo I have the same issue. It also shows which color fuses indicate which amperage.
Took a bit of doing but it is working now. Know a lot about mechanics and modding? If you are an active contributor to the sub, you are already approved to edit. If you're removing the taillamps with the bumper off there are 3 nuts and screws that hold the taillight to the rear panel of the car that have to come off from the inside of the trunk. They are all in your fuse box, labelled in the first thread I linked. Hmmm, maybe a bad ground. I changed the bulb and got a new baseboard The panel the bulbs are connected to and had no success, so I checked the fuse box but none of the fuses are related to running lights or tail lights.