Jump to content
Freude am Fahren

Blaupunkt Frankfurt Stereo Replacement Backlight Bulb

1 post / 205 viewsLast Reply

Recommended Posts

Price: $10
Location: Sacramento, CA

Description:

Folks,

 

The light on my vintage Blaupunkt Frankfurt radio went dark and I couldn't see $HIT. So I searched high and low and finally found the bulbs from Germany and bought 5. I have 4 spares to help other members who have Blaupunkt Frankfurts in their cars and anticipate the bulb needing replacement at some point. Mine appeared original and very dirty. The new bulb is great and identical to the original. To get to the bulb, you'll need to undo the four 5.5mm bolts on the front face, move the needle all the way to the corner, remove the front faceplate and replace the bulb. To replace the bulb, push the bulb in and tilt it upwards as you release it.  Took me about 15min and a pint of cold beer. Now the bulb might fit other vintage Blaupunkt radios, I wouldn't know because I don't own other vintage radios so don't bother asking me :)

 

Happy Motoring,

 

Eamon

 

 

IMG_5090.jpg

IMG_5088.jpg

IMG_5087.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.




×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.