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  1. For Sale: PARTING OUT 2005 Touareg VR6 - 17z Calipers, Front End, R32 Head, Etc.

    PARTING OUT 2005 Touareg VR6 - 17z Calipers, Front End, R32 Head, Great Interior Location: Harrisburg, PA (Can deliver to MD or Ship Anywhere USA) 2005 Touareg, Reed Green, Grey Leather Interior Parts are PRICED TO SELL!! - MAKE OFFERS!! $500 - Front Bumper $200 - Front Fenders (Each) $225...
  2. xenon confusion

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Ok, I need a hand diagnosing a xenon headlight issue... 2005 V8 Started with the xenon bulb working only on the driver side, but the high-low shutter did not work. No light on the passanger side. So I put a new bulb in the passanger-side side, nothing. Next step, I swapped the ballasts left...
  3. Xenon Headlights

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Hello Everyone, Newbie here with my first Touareg, My 42 birthday gift to myself! I found a 2006 V8 that was very loved and taken meticulous care of. I am very thankful for this forum as it helped me in my long search for the best Touareg for my money. Here is my issue; after a few...
  4. 6 Light Salute Bulb Sets

    Touareg Exterior Mods
    Looking to see what 'sets' of bulbs everybody is running in their 6 light salute setups. Right now I'm looking at: D1S (Xenon) - OSRAM Xenarc Night Breaker Unlimited 4350K ( H7 (High) - OSRAM Night Breaker Unlimited 3600K ( H11 (Fog) - Nokya NOK7618 2500K Yellow...
  5. Troubleshooting Headlights

    General Maintenance & Repair
    2004 Xenon. Bulb went out - I bought a new one put it in - didnt' work. I've scanned the car, says the low beam is out. I checked the fuses on both sides (even though its just the passenger side). I swapped bulbs passenger to driver and it's not the bulb - eg.. passenger side still out...
  6. T2 Halogen to HID upgrade DONE!

    Touareg Exterior Mods
    Hi guys, I wanted to share with you one of my major upgrades that I've done to my Touareg. My 2008 V6 touareg came with standard halogen headlights, and I've always wanted to use HID bulbs. I used to run aftermarket HID kit, but that wasn't enough for me. So I went through and bought all the...
  7. For Sale: L+R T1 xenon HEADLIGHTS 2004-07 ?

    Selling Left + Right headlamps for Touareg 1. These are the bi-zenon headlamps with automatic leveling (the built in motor that raises and lowers the beams when you start the car up). This sale does not include bulbs or the ballast. Both units appear to be in excellent shape, very clean with...
  8. Changing headlight bulb on 2007-era model

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Hey all! I had a hard time finding a good video when it came time this week to change one of my Xenon bulbs. So I figured it out and made a video...feel free to view, comment, and share! Found the OEM product on [Sylvania D1S High Intensity Discharge (HID) Bulb, (Pack of 1) - $51...
  9. 2010 Touareg -- Xenon issue

    Hey everybody, I for some reason cannot get the adaptation/factory reset for my xenon headlights to work in VCDS with my rosstech Hex+Can cable. I have ran the Xenon scan and it found some faults. I ran it again about 5 min later and got a few more. The dynamic headlights currently aim to...
  10. Joey Mod...DONE!

    Touareg Exterior Mods
    This weekend I decided to tackle the cleaning of my lenses. While I had them apart I painted the housings. This isn't quite a DIY, but my experience with the project. Tools used: 1: Dremel multi tool with reinforced cut-off wheels 2.Sandpaper (Grits 220, 400, 600, 800, 1500) 3.Rubbing...
  11. T2 Touareg Xenon headlights looking right

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Hello everybody, we noticed that our T2 Touareg TDI highline has it's Xenon headlight bulbs aimed to the drivers side. The headlight fixture itself is properly installed and the Xenon headlight bulbs were aimed straight a few days ago but we are not sure what has happened. The touareg is on...
  12. Dim redish headlight

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Wife drove the 08 Treg to work this morning and one of the headlights had a red tint to it. It has always been bright white and now it is slightly dimmer than normal and red in tint. No error lights on the dash. We have the bi-xenon type lamps. Any ideas?
  13. HID Oddities

    General Maintenance & Repair
    So I installed a new pair of HIDs from Geoff today and have encountered a few oddities. I would love your help!! First, you know when your HIDs turn on at unlock or with battery and they make that sound like "Duuuuuuuu-du-du" as it auto-calibrates? Well that is happening when i turn on the...
  14. xenon light

    New Member Introductions
    hi everybody, i'm new here... i just got a 2005 touareg V8 with 65k miles on it and i really love this car!!! so much power... the only thing is i don't have xenon lights on my car and i really want to switch...can you guys tell me if it's hard to do and if it's expensive?! thanks in advance for...
  15. For Sale: Drivers (L) xenon HID Lamp assembly - PARTS

    Like title says, drivers side/left HID assembly for sale as a whole or if there is anything worth pulling out. The lens is cracked as seen in the pictures. Would be good to practice baking if someone wants to take their assembly apart to paint the inside or something. I have two rubber caps...
  16. For Sale: D1S pair 6000 k Philips OEM Again

    I posted this the other day. The buyer backed out because they did not have Xenon Package. So ITs back up. 90 bucks inc. shipping. These are hard to find because they are the 6000k not 4000k genuine philips bulbs. Please let me know if your interested. We can do the payment through paypal and I...
  17. 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...
  18. Problems associated with White H7 Xenon HID Light Bulbs

    General Maintenance & Repair
    I recently purchased a set of two White H7 Xenon HID Light Bulbs to replace the light bulbs that came with my 2004 treg. I didn't know how to install them myself and the Volkswagen dealership said they would do it for $30. When I took them in the mechanic said that they might melt the light...
  19. Xenon headlight bulbs

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Hi, one of my headlight bulbs has gone (Xenon gas discharge). VW tell me its approx £130 for a new one!!!! Has anyone got a good solution to this financial pain, eg with an alternative supplier? All thoughts appreciated! Tim
  20. Putting Xenon lights in a non Xenon car HELP!

    General Maintenance & Repair
    Hey all, This is a general question. If I have an older car like 2003 with the old "Yellow" Lights, can I buy the Whole Xenon Headlights for both sides, not just the light but the whole Light fixture, and put it in the older car? I hope that makes sense. I don't want to just get new bulbs i want...