2004 beetle, left rear break light is dim when breaking and goes off when lights are on and breaking

Asked by Nov 29, 2012 at 03:47 PM about the 2004 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo S

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

4 Answers

wrong bubl or bad earth

99,965

I would check the ground wire (earth). It sounds like the power is back feeding when the lights are off.

Ditto, and I might add corrosion in socket. And it's Brake light. I am not the spelling police, just for future reference friend.

thanks, wish i could blame spelling on predictive type

Your Answer

Beetle

Looking for a Used Beetle in your area?

CarGurus has 8,450 nationwide Beetle listings starting at $995.

ZIP:

Volkswagen Beetle Experts

  • #1
    tenspeed
    Reputation
    1,770
  • #2
    Chris Billings
    Reputation
    1,540
  • #3
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,310
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used MINI Cooper
248 Great Deals out of 9,078 listings starting at $999
Used Volkswagen Jetta
566 Great Deals out of 42,014 listings starting at $1,000
Used Jeep Wrangler
281 Great Deals out of 15,911 listings starting at $2,997
Used Ford Mustang
768 Great Deals out of 42,667 listings starting at $1,300
Used Honda Civic
843 Great Deals out of 78,708 listings starting at $888
Used Volkswagen Golf
85 Great Deals out of 5,258 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda Accord
1,046 Great Deals out of 63,027 listings starting at $999
Used Toyota Corolla
926 Great Deals out of 66,546 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Camry
1,101 Great Deals out of 72,557 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford Focus
775 Great Deals out of 54,379 listings starting at $1,495
Used Volkswagen Passat
365 Great Deals out of 23,406 listings starting at $999
Used BMW 3 Series
1,053 Great Deals out of 31,680 listings starting at $1,000

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Volkswagen Beetle For Sale
3,204 listings starting at $15,390
2016 Volkswagen Beetle For Sale
18 Great Deals out of 453 listings starting at $11,991
2015 Volkswagen Beetle For Sale
37 Great Deals out of 666 listings starting at $8,500
2014 Volkswagen Beetle For Sale
35 Great Deals out of 658 listings starting at $7,500
2013 Volkswagen Beetle For Sale
35 Great Deals out of 696 listings starting at $6,950

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.