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Re: 3:car needed+headlamp sockets+head gasket?(quite long)

> 2)CGT/4K headlight sockets burning/VW fix?
> I'm runnin' higher wattage bulbs(80/100) and the sockets can't take it, as
> most of you probably know.  I have relays installed already, but they still
> burn. My question: I heard VW GTI headlamp sockets work as a fix for this
> problem - Is this true? and if so, can I get them at a local auto parts
> store(I live in Mass.)?  Any other fixes?

Hey guess what Al, your headligh switch won't like it either!  Have you
relayed the lights yet?  This is a must.

Clean contacts run cooler, I would dismantle the sockets (new ones $3 at
dealer btw) and clean up the female spades very carefully, then use
dielectric gel on reassembly.

Huw Powell


82 Audi Coupe; 84 4kq; 85 Coupe GT; 73 F250