Whether it’s raining, foggy or snowing, most of the time, we are happy having fog lights on your car. Nevertheless, they can occasionally be out of adjustment or you may feel that they are too high or too low. That’s why we published this content page to demonstrate to you how to adjust the fog lights on your Volkswagen Eos?. To accomplish this, first, we will see what is the reason of adjusting the fog lights of his vehicle, then, in another part, how to adjust the fog lights of your Volkswagen Eos.


Why is it essential to adjust the front fog lights of your Volkswagen Eos?

So we will begin our content page with the interest of adjusting the fog lights to Volkswagen Eos. Even though some fog lights are not set and are set at the factory, you have the possibility to change their setting so that they light up more or less high. This devices, which is not obligatory on an Volkswagen Eos, allows you to greatly increase your visibility. However, it is exclusively authorized outside built-up areas in addition to the high beam, or in heavy rain, snow or fog.
Having a perfect setting of the fog lights of its Volkswagen Eos allows you not to blind and to maximise the gain in visibility that they give. In addition, fog lights that are not correctly adjusted will surely disturb the drivers you pass and may increase the risk of an accident. It is therefore important, both for you and other users, that you have your fog lights properly adjusted.

How to adjust the fog lights of your Volkswagen Eos?

Now let’s move on to the part you’re almost certainly most focused on in this content page, namely how to adjust the fog lights on your Volkswagen Eos? Now that you have understood the interest of this adjustment, which may seem unimportant, let’s move on to the practical part.
Adjusting the fog lights is particularly easy, here are a few simple steps to follow to do it optimally:

  • Empty your vehicle, check the pressure of your tires and, place only one person (about 70kg) in the driver’s seat which will simulate an empty weight of your Volkswagen Eos.
  • Place your vehicle on a flat floor with a clean wall in front of you, ideally between 5 and 10 meters from it.
  • Measure the height from the ground to the top of your fog lamp (on your Volkswagen Eos), write this distance on the wall in front of your car and tag it with a construction tape for example.
  • Switch on the fog lights on your Volkswagen Eos and verify that the beam of the lights is less than or equal to the mark you just marked on the wall.
  • If they light higher than this point, through the engine compartment you will have to use the adjustment screws to lower the lighting of your fog lights (these screws are generally located above your fog lights, you should find them quickly, they will be more or less reachable determined by the year and the options of your Volkswagen Eos)

Now you know how to adjust the fog lights on your Volkswagen Eos, don’t forget to check it from time to time if you have the impression that it has moved, don’t think twice to read our content page on how to adjust the low beam lights on Volkswagen Eos if you want to check their lighting level.

If you wish more tutorials on the Volkswagen Eos, go to our Volkswagen Eos category.