EN
Parts & Tools Parts & Tools
Mechanics Mechanics
Gear Guide Gear Guide
search

Fog Light Replacement 2012-2017 Volkswagen Passat

Braeger Chevy helped make these videos

We are still working to obtain content for your car, however the video above is believed to have similar characteristics as your car.

 
Video Description

The video above shows how to change the fog light bulb in your 2012 Volkswagen Passat. Not all models have fog lights - for many Volkswagens, it depends on your trim level (S) or whether the fog light option was ordered when your Passat was manufactured. Fog lights are typically in the front bumper, below the headlight cluster and are helpful in poor visibility. If one fog light is burnt out on your Passat, we recommend changing both bulbs because the working bulb will be dimmer than the one you replaced and will likely burn out soon anyway.

When you change the foglight on your Passat, be careful not touch the glass part of the bulb with your fingers which causes the bulb to burn out earlier.

Other videos you might find helpful

  • 2012 Volkswagen Passat S 2.5L 5 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door) Fuse (Interior) Check
    Check for a blown interior fuse

    Carmakers are hiding interior fuse boxes all over the place these days - see how to check your interior fuses here!

    2012 Volkswagen Passat S 2.5L 5 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • 2012 Volkswagen Passat S 2.5L 5 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door) Lights Daytime Running Light (replace bulb)
    Replace a burnt out DRL

    DRLs are on more than your headlights. They burn out faster and should be replaced regularly

    2012 Volkswagen Passat S 2.5L 5 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • 2012 Volkswagen Passat S 2.5L 5 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door) Coolant (Antifreeze) Fix Leaks
    Plug minor coolant leaks

    Leaking coolant is usually a sign that your water pump needs to be replaced. This video shows you how to quickly plug it

    2012 Volkswagen Passat S 2.5L 5 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • 2012 Volkswagen Passat S 2.5L 5 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door) Windshield Washer Fluid Check Fluid Level
    Checking the windshield washer fluid

    There's no reason to check the washer fluid level without adding some - see how to do it here!

    2012 Volkswagen Passat S 2.5L 5 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • 2012 Volkswagen Passat S 2.5L 5 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door) Lights Center Brake Light (replace bulb)
    Change center stop light

    Don't be the guy with your third brake light burnt out

    2012 Volkswagen Passat S 2.5L 5 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • 2012 Volkswagen Passat S 2.5L 5 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door) Jack Up Car Use Your Jack to Raise Your Car
    Learn how to jack up your car

    A few key tips will make jacking up your car much safer

    2012 Volkswagen Passat S 2.5L 5 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • See all videos for the 2012 Volkswagen Passat
Comments
The Right Parts
The Right Tools
Similar Cars in our Video Library