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Author Topic: headlight  (Read 4612 times)

Offline lindabowering

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headlight
« on: November 06, 2013, 11:37:16 AM »
HI, can somebody please tell me how to change headlight bulbs on my galaxy mk2 and is it the h7 I need :)

Offline Chrispb

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Re: headlight
« Reply #1 on: November 06, 2013, 03:20:17 PM »
Hello Lindabowering  welcome5

H7 is the dipped beam bulb
H1 is the main beam bulb

Access to the bulbs is through the back of the headlight unit after removing rear cover, pull up spring clip to remove rear cover.
On the drivers side there is an additional piece of plastic that slides upwards first.
You should now be able to see the rear of the bulb albeit limited space, pull of the plug then  unhook the wire clip, the clip is hinged on one side and will swing around once unclipped, you can now remove the bulb.

When fitting a new bulb do not touch the glass part.
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2003 MK2 Galaxy Ghia In Solid Black 1.9 TDI 115PS. 5 Speed Automatic.

Upgraded Eberspächer booster heater  to independent heating with 7 day timer.

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Offline Mirez

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Re: headlight
« Reply #2 on: November 06, 2013, 04:10:32 PM »
Err H1???
I've only ever seen H7 for both main and dipped mate.
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14 VW Tiguan 2.0 TDI 177 AWD R-Line in Deep Black Pearl
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Offline bigdave982

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Re: headlight
« Reply #3 on: November 06, 2013, 05:25:35 PM »
Pretty sure i got h1 and h7 in mine too

Offline bigdave982

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Re: headlight
« Reply #4 on: November 06, 2013, 05:27:46 PM »
Pretty sure i got h1 and h7 in mine too

http://click-parts.co.uk/files/nproduct.php?mk=14&md=336&x=54&y=16

Shows the same , tho i also have a dual filament stop and tail in mine that isnt on thw list

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Re: headlight
« Reply #5 on: November 06, 2013, 05:36:37 PM »
Fair do's - I stand corrected! :)
03 Ford Galaxy 1.9 TDI 115 Ghia in Spruce Green Metallic
With cream leather interior, Full Bodykit, Remapped at 145bhp, Lowered on 18's
14 VW Tiguan 2.0 TDI 177 AWD R-Line in Deep Black Pearl
With panoramic sunroof, bi-xenon headlights remapped at 205bhp.
08 Ford Transit 2.2 TDI 115 in Frozen White
With retrofitted everything except another slidey door! :)

VCDS HEX/CAN - Scans/Coding done in Wiltshire in exchange for winegums! :)

Offline Chrispb

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Re: headlight
« Reply #6 on: November 06, 2013, 07:52:09 PM »
Main beam H1 only has a single connection H7 has two
2009 Kia Sedona GS In Black 2.9CRDI 183PS. 5 Speed Manual WAV.
2003 MK2 Galaxy Ghia In Solid Black 1.9 TDI 115PS. 5 Speed Automatic.

Upgraded Eberspächer booster heater  to independent heating with 7 day timer.

With VCDS lite (full version) need a code clearing or want to scan for faults in the north kent area, PM me.
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Offline Mirez

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Re: headlight
« Reply #7 on: November 07, 2013, 01:18:37 PM »
You know I thought about this some more and still wasn't happy it was H1 fitted - I've just examined my spare 2005 Passenger side xenon lamp and its 100% a H7 in there, with that in mind I took the 2003 drivers side one out of the car and its also a H7. I can only assume that for some reason the xenon headlights have H7 whilst the halogens have H1...
03 Ford Galaxy 1.9 TDI 115 Ghia in Spruce Green Metallic
With cream leather interior, Full Bodykit, Remapped at 145bhp, Lowered on 18's
14 VW Tiguan 2.0 TDI 177 AWD R-Line in Deep Black Pearl
With panoramic sunroof, bi-xenon headlights remapped at 205bhp.
08 Ford Transit 2.2 TDI 115 in Frozen White
With retrofitted everything except another slidey door! :)

VCDS HEX/CAN - Scans/Coding done in Wiltshire in exchange for winegums! :)

Offline Chrispb

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Re: headlight
« Reply #8 on: November 07, 2013, 02:15:03 PM »
Don't know about the xenons but halogens are these.
2009 Kia Sedona GS In Black 2.9CRDI 183PS. 5 Speed Manual WAV.
2003 MK2 Galaxy Ghia In Solid Black 1.9 TDI 115PS. 5 Speed Automatic.

Upgraded Eberspächer booster heater  to independent heating with 7 day timer.

With VCDS lite (full version) need a code clearing or want to scan for faults in the north kent area, PM me.
All for a pint of Strongbow.

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