Lumens: 118 lm. If you go and find someone with a VCDS Hex can cable, you can have them long code the DRL's to the "diabled' condition. That's the politics I want to avoid here. Skill - Anyone with a pulse Time - 10 -30 mins Tools - 7mm Socket Deep or with Extension and Rachet what kind of bulb is it? To be perfectly honest? Get Yours Today! This cuts the power to the fuse that operates the DRLs. On some models of some vehicles, the DRLs are able to be turned off if the headlights knob is turned completely to the left. I don’t know. It's not quite clear is back is toward the driver (back of vehicle) or away from back from driver. I have tried it both ways on our Passat. You will need to do this each time you start the vehicle. 5) Wait at least 4 seconds and you will hear 3 bleeps, operation complete - DRL's deactivated. Am I the only one here that thinks this is a bad idea? Volkswagen Passat B8 Discussion. And does ignition on mean start engine or just key to run?, I am sure that person would know more about vag-com than myself, but i would also like to know like specific codes and steps to succesfully disabling the DRL. I am also aware that they can be turned off with the parking brake while parked. VerticalScope Inc., 111 Peter Street, Suite 901, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 2H1, Canada. I super dumb to drive behind especially when its not foggy. Tried the procedure in the owners manual without success. Same as any other late model VW? This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register. Thanks dachman1! Volkswagen Passat 2013, SMD12 LED Board by Diode Dynamics®. We have the best products at the right price. Niner, are you saying one notch up on the handbrake doesn't cause a warning in the MFD? When the temperature is below 45 and the truck is cold the right high beam wont turn off if used, until the truck engine is warmed up. Voltage: 9-16V. is an independent Volkswagen enthusiast website owned and operated by VerticalScope Inc. I'd like to put some LED's in for those DRL's. It’s very important that you realize the risk of deactivating your daytime running lights. I may have to get my dad to buy that. There actually a way i have a 2005 vw passat glx and all you have to do is pull put the light switch and fold down the medal and the right one for your drl. 2) Turn headlight switch to "0" position. I coulnd't really find any real "how to" so i decided to write one up. Not even the parking break will switch them off. However there is no way to turn off the lights while driving . I'd rather have my fogs on during the day as my DRL's than the OEM DRL's, just a personal opinion. I am interested if is possible to have a way to turn off the DRLs while driving. VW Passat Family (NMS and B7) TDIs (2012+). Feb/12 build date. You must log in or register to reply here. Ford F-150 (2009-2014) :: 2013 - High Beam Won't Turn Off Until Warmed? For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. Equip cars, trucks & SUVs with 2013 Volkswagen Passat Daytime Running Light Bulb from AutoZone. Ideally, I would like to be able to have the DRLs on with the headlight switch in the auto position and off in the 0 position. Jump to Latest Follow 1 - 2 of 2 Posts. Turning off daytime running lights Press and hold the turn signal lever and high beam switch down and to the back (left turn signal and headlight flasher). Content on is generated by its users. On the 2012 Passat VCDS does work just fine to turn on or off the DRL's. Polarity: Polarity Specific. This is because the vehicle is confirmed to no longer be “running,” so even though the engine is activated the lights should turn off. Re: How can I turn off my DRL from my passat (sfr) 05-15-2007 03:53 PM #10 for the B6 VAG COM is the only solution, for your b5 easy solution is bend/tape over or simply remove the TFL pin on the headlight switch plug plus taking the 173 relay out also does … If that is the case here then you may have a daytime running light module that is bad and should be diagnosed using a scanner to get any body control codes pertaining to the lighting control. Anyone done it on the 2012 Passat? this required me to change the module for the high beams, the part I had to purchase came from canada because the US did not require it. ... 2013 … JavaScript is disabled. Same as any other late model VW? Volkswagen Passat Discussion. Socket: 74. ... Use the parking brake to turn off the DRL’s when your parked. I'll have to test out how it works later. But if you want to switch them off: 1) Insert key in ignition - don't turn at all. I was looking for a way to disable the DRL and Autolights only for when going hunting so when i enter the bush or field my lights are not lighting up the whole woods. Well I searched this forum for my question "How to turn off the DRL (Daytime Running Lights) and went back 5 or 6 pages and could not find anything on this subject. I do like the DRLs when pulling into my driveway as a form of parking lights since I have not found a way to directly control parking lights alone.