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How To Install Replace Change Headlights and Bulbs 2005-08 Audi A4

Learn how to install or replace the headlights and bulbs on a 2005-08 Audi A4

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2004 Audi A4 headlight replacement


you have to loosen the whole headlight assembly to open the covers behind the lights to actually get to the bulbs. 4 screws, 2 are on the top of the assembly(phillips screws) the other two are hex and attach the bottom of the assembly to the car. somewhat difficult to see but look behind the assembly and down into the compartment and loosen the screws(they don't fully come out) just enough to pull the assembly out. open the black cover behind he low bean and there is the bulb

Jan 21, 2010 | 2004 Audi A4

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how do i replace the sidelight bulbs on my 1999 audi a4? do i need to take the whole headlight unit off or is there a simpler way? I can get to the wires that conect to the sidelight bulb but my fingers are neither thinenough or long enough to get to the bulb


You don't need to remove the whole headlight but instead the side light bulb is normally clipped to the headlight.Some are held by a small cover which you either need to rotate it or unclipped it out.Hope this helps.

Dec 15, 2009 | 1996 Audi A4

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installing headlight bulb in a 2006 Audi A4 Avant


that's generally the only way to change them... you may have to remove the battery or other obstacles to get at them.... a quarter turn or so should free the bulb. careful not to touch the bulb with your fingers as that shortens the life of them

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Dec 15, 2008 | 2006 Audi A4

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Audi A4 "left dipped headlight" problem


AUDI A4- 2005. There is a technical service bulletin for this exact problem. take it to the dealer when this issue has happened while driving. During a daytime drive when cold see if you cant get the light to fail while circling your dealer. As soon as you pull into the service drive do not turn the car off do not flip the switch. I am an Audi Technician for a dealer in Birmingham alabama. Personally this is not my favorite repair to perform; What audi states is that if the bulb flickers the bulb should be replaced; if one side fails the bulb should be swapped left to right if the fault continues with the bulb the bulb is at fault; if the bulb is swapped and the bulb fails again on the same side it is the module. NOW: I currently am working on a 05 A4 that both bulbs both modules have been replaced and Audi has no clue what to advise on a repair. THIS IS AN ISSUE if it has happened to you ask if there is a TSB for this issue or try to find it for yourself.

Dec 09, 2008 | 2005 Audi A4

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2000 Audi a4 headlight bulb replacement


The easiest way to do it is to pull the headlight out of the car. This isn't hard, but you'll have to have a T30 Torx bit to do it. There are three bolts that secure the headlight. Two are on top of the headlight - you'll see them right up there on top when you open the hood.

The third is harder to find. Look where the outer upper corner of the headlight meets the top of the fender, above the corner indicator. There is a lip on the fender that runs all the way back to the base of the windshield, where the edge of the hood sits when it's closed. There is a round hole in that lip near the headlight (just behind it). Shine a light down in there and you'll see the third Torx bolt. Take that out and you can slide the headlight assembly forward. You shouldnt' have to take it fully out of the car, just take the bolts out and move it forward.

Then remove the dust cap on the back of the headlight, pop the connector off the bulb, undo the spring clip holding the bulb, and remove it. Install the new bulb (wipe down the glass portion with your t-shirt to get any skin oils off it, as they'll burn it up quickly), and then reassemble in the reverse order.

Nov 20, 2008 | 2000 Audi A4

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