|Scirocco European Side Marker Lights Installation|
The installation of side marker lights on your Scirocco is
relatively easy and gives a unique look to your US spec Scirocco, along with an added
safety factor. Read through this thoroughly before beginning. Remember, once you drill
there's no easy way to fix a mistake. Good luck!
|Drill, 5/16 and 15/16" drill
bits, metal file, phillips screw driver, masking tape, and whatever else you decide you
need to make your job easier.
|Properly wired like the factory
installion, the side marker lights will blink with (or as?) the turnsignals. These are not
intended to be on continuously.
Wiring is the
simple part. Route the wires from the side marker lights to the turnsignals. Then find the
+12V wire for the turnsignals and the wire for the ground. Then solder one wire to to the
+12 and one to the ground. If you don't want to solder, get "piggyback" spade
connectors from Radio Shack. These are Y-shaped and have one female connector and two male
This picture shows factory installed sidemarker lights on a 1990 Scirocco Scala in England. This Scirocco belongs to Shane Pettingill.
<---- click the picture for the full vehicle!
And yes, those are Wolfsburg Edition badges on the fender. Yes, they were mailed to him from the U.S.
|Final factory style installation of side marker lights on a 1985 Scirocco.|
|Here is a picture of the rest of the European spec package: bumpers w/ headlight washers, headlights and turnsignals.|
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