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Fan or heater switches bulb gone

Golf mk4 1999 model. how do i replace the fan or heater switches bulb. you no where, the u switche the fan on, i mean if u want the air to be hot or cold, u no that switch u turn. the light inside is gone. so at night when u turn ur light on that switches light doesnt come on. so i want to no what bulb fit and how to take the whole place off and replace the bulb. thank u

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  • maxiemill Jun 30, 2008

    nah, it didnt work pal. i think the bulb is gone. so right now if u have any idea about how to replace it, i will be pleased. thanks

  • Anonymous Feb 24, 2009

    banging the right hand side sides your gan controls dose help cherz 4 dat



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You will need a pliers . put a piece of light cloth over the top of the pliers and then gently but firmly grab the speed controller switch,( the cloth is to try to reduce marks) pull this switch towards you, its a little tight but it does come off, behind this is your bulb, you now need a long nosed pliers and a steady hand as you can brake the bulb, the bulb also pulls straight out . remember to replace like with like . hope this helps.

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Apparently, this problem you are experiencing is quite common in VW MK4 Golfs, it's not the bulb but the lighting connection behind your switch. If you bang the right hand side sides your gan controls your fan lights should appear again. Sounds crazy but it's true. I know few people with VW Golf who have this problem.

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