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How to: VW Golf Mk5/6 Interior LED Kit – Install

18/12/2017

Tools included:

  • T20 Torx
  • Trim removal tool

LED configuration:

  • 2x Remnant LED Inbuilt footwell housing (Red, Blue or white)
  • 1x Remnant LED inbuilt Glovebox housing (white)
  • 2x Vanity mirror Festoon LEDs
  • 5x Overhead wedge socket LEDs
  • 1x Trunk Festoon LED

Ensure all lights are switched off when changing bulbs.

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Footwell and glovebox light

  • Remove housing by prying edge of housing downwards, you will notice a notch that you can pry from.
  • Before Disconnect Factory footwell light from wiring terminal (black socket that connects to footwell housing) pleasure ensure light is off.
  • Plug new Supernova footwell housing in, clip footwell housing back into trim.
  • Repeat this process for the Glovebox light housing

Trunk Light

  • Remove housing by prying edges and pushing downwards.
  • Ensure light is off, disconnect housing.
  • Replace halogen globe with new festoon LED.
  • Please note that after removing the halogen globe, the terminal sockets can bend out. If LED is loose in the bulb holder, remove LED, gently push terminals closer together to ensure a secure fit. Re-install LED.

 

Vanity Mirror/Sun visor Lights

  • Remove housing by prying edges downwards (Best to pry from right side for Passenger side/left side of car, and pry out from left side for drivers position/right side of car, for RHD cars).
  • Ensure light is off, disconnect housing
  • Remove halogen bulb, install Festoon LED

Rear overhead dome lights

  • Remove housing by prying around edges and pulling downwards.
  • Ensure all lights are switched off, remove 3x halogen wedge globes.
  • Install LED, Re-install cover.

Front map/dome lights

  • Remove black plastic cover that hides 2pcs Torx T20 Screws (may appear slightly different on Golf MK5 and Mk6)  

Front map/dome lights

  • Using Torx key tool provided, unscrew the T20 screws.

Front map/dome lights

  • The whole overhead lighting unit will now drop down, this allows acces to the 2 globe sockets
  • Ensure all lights are turned off, the sockets for each wedge light twist 45 degrees and are then removed.
  • Remove Halogen globe, Install LED, re-insert socket and twist into place. 
  • Please take care, notice socket contacts are delicate and must line up flush.
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