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  1. Driver side headlight wont go on until i honk the horn, which is also dying. HELP

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Happy Holidays everyone! Have an odd issue here maybe one of you can help with.. I'm trying to diagnose a couple issues with my 2005 Touareg ( V6 ) First major issue is my horn comes and goes. At first, it sounded like one side of the horn died but it was still pretty loud so I left it alone. A...
  2. Altitude Side Steps, Upgrade xeons headlight blub

    Touareg Exterior Mods
    i am thinking to add some side steps to my Altitude but they are impossible to locate, do they have to be altitude side steps due to the body kit? Does anyone have an idea of where i could find them??? also i want to change the bulbs from yellow xeons to clear, if this possible and what is the...
  3. Removing HID Headlights

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Hello, Past few (2-3) years I have bought 6 HID bulbs and seems like I will be needing to buy more soon along with a ballast. I am really tired of the short life span and high cost of these lights. I am looking into using other lights; could anyone suggest something else that is cheaper (maybe...
  4. Yet another HID discussion. Swap factory HID for aftermarket.

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Hi all, There seem to be a million threads about HID's with cracked/faulty wiring. I fear I may have fallen victim to that dreaded issue. I have an 04 v6 with 72k miles and welp my head lights are on the fritz. I've replaced the bulbs and ballasts only to have the lights flicker on/off at...
  5. Headlight still won't work

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Hi all- I can't get my passenger side headlights working again on my '05 Touareg. I've replaced the bulbs and the fuses. The little orange light and the turn signal are still working, but that's it. Anything else DIY I could try before taking it to the shop?
  6. New Queensland member

    New Member Introductions
    G'day all. Bought my 03 V8 Greg in December and took it on a 5500km road trip without a problem. Looking forward to doing some minor mods including changing the headlights and fitting a decent skid plate. Will also fit a new DVD/satnav system if I can afford it. I just wish premium was a bit...
  7. For Sale: Pair of Genuine OEM Philips D1S Xenon Bulb 6000k

    I bought a pair of genuine Philips D1S bulbs to replace on my Treg but realized I didn't have the Xenon package. Nice right? Anyways I have a pair of 6000k which is the temp rating they use on their european tregs. Let me know if anyone is interested in replacing their 4000k or need to replace a...
  8. Looking For a Good Halogen Replacement Bulb

    Touareg Exterior Mods
    I have a 2005 Touareg with the 55w Halogen headlights in it. About 4 months back I had the passenger side low beam bulb burn out so I went down to the local auto store and picked up a set of Sylvania Silverstar Ultra H7 replacement bulbs that the lady working told me were the best. I put them...
  9. New Owner Okla / Headlights

    New Member Introductions
    I Just got an 07 v6 Treg and I love it. The only issue I have right now is the headlights. Does anyone know how to raise or strengthen the headlights? Right now I can see less than 1ft when dark. Did anyone else had this issue? Appreciate any sugguestions. Stuart
  10. Inside/Outside Headlamps

    Drivers Lounge
    My wife and I recently purchased an '05 V6 Touareg. When I say recently, I mean a month ago this Friday. This is important because we still haven't taken possession of the vehicle, but I'll rant on that later... My question is about the headlamps. During the test drive she (I was home sick)...
  11. Headlight Range Control error

    General Maintenance & Repair
    I have read the posts regarding this issue. I had my 04 V6 in the shop yesterday for the gold-filled oil change ($130 USD) and asked about the error message. The dealer charged me another $100 to hook her up to the computer that told them that YES indeed I had a problem, but could not tell...
  12. HEADLIGHTS PROBLEM- low beams/daytime lights

    General Maintenance & Repair
    05 trg Can anybody tell the difference between the running day lighs and the low beams when turning them on at night? I was able to tell the difference in my old Jetta. The dealer just replaced my left bulb- but the difference in color and light intensity between both left/right is too...