headlight problem

Asked by Apr 29, 2017 at 11:47 PM about the 1999 Volkswagen Passat 4 Dr GLS 1.8T Turbo Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I had to replace both headlights now when on low
beam my passenger side is fine but the driver side
is on high beam... when I switch to high beam the
left headlight goes to low beam

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435

Low beam usually goes out first 99% of the time so you have to use high beam. with the age of your car replace both headlamps so they are equal in their lighting .

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