How to Change the Low Beam Light Bulb on a Volkswagen Jetta

This guide provides instructions on how to replace the low beam bulb on a Volkswagen Jetta, sixth-generation (A6, Type 5C6) model years 2011–2018. 

You will need

  • VW Jetta low beam bulb. 
    • Typically H7 but can also be HID. 

Procedure

  1. Open the hood, and locate the bulb you need to replace.
  2. Pull the cover off. This is to protect the bulb.
  3. Unplug the wire from the back of the bulb holder, and remove the bulb.
  4. Replace the bulb.
  5. Reconnect the wire and put the bulb holder back in the headlight housing.
  6. Test the low and high beams, because it is a dual filament bulb.

You're done!


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How to Change the Low Beam Light Bulb on a Volkswagen Jetta You will need VW Jetta low beam bulb.  Typically H7 but can also be HID.  Procedure Open the hood, and locate the bulb you need to replace. Pull the cover off.