Introdução

This is a prerequisite guide to replacing your headlight bulb and turn signal bulb.

Open the hood by pulling the hood lever in the driver-side footwell. Reach under the center of the grille and press the hood latch. Reach under the center of the grille and press the hood latch.
  • Open the hood by pulling the hood lever in the driver-side footwell.

  • Reach under the center of the grille and press the hood latch.

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In this guide we will be removing the left headlight. The steps are mirrored for the right headlight.
  • In this guide we will be removing the left headlight. The steps are mirrored for the right headlight.

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Use the 10 mm socket wrench to unscrew the first of three 12 mm long 10 mm hex-head screws holding in the headlight assembly. The screw is located just to the left of the headlight assembly. Unscrew the second screw located approximately 6 inches below the first. Locate the third screw at the bottom left corner of the headlight assembly just behind the bumper and remove.
  • Use the 10 mm socket wrench to unscrew the first of three 12 mm long 10 mm hex-head screws holding in the headlight assembly. The screw is located just to the left of the headlight assembly.

  • Unscrew the second screw located approximately 6 inches below the first.

  • Locate the third screw at the bottom left corner of the headlight assembly just behind the bumper and remove.

  • When re-installing the screws do not over tighten. Over tightening the screws will result in stripped threads.

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Approach this step with the process of unbuttoning a shirt in mind. Be careful if the rubber gasket is dry-rotted.  Use vaseline to re-moisturize if necessary.  Manipulating dry-rotted rubber will result in tearing.
  • Approach this step with the process of unbuttoning a shirt in mind.

  • Be careful if the rubber gasket is dry-rotted. Use vaseline to re-moisturize if necessary. Manipulating dry-rotted rubber will result in tearing.

  • Pinch the bottom of the rubber gasket at the left side of the assembly and remove it from the plastic "buttons" on the headlight assembly.

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Locate the blue headlight wire. Use a flathead screwdriver to pry up one side of the clamping teeth and pull the connector off. Locate the green turn signal wire clamp. Use a flathead screwdriver to push in the tab on the side and pull off the connector.
  • Locate the blue headlight wire. Use a flathead screwdriver to pry up one side of the clamping teeth and pull the connector off.

  • Locate the green turn signal wire clamp. Use a flathead screwdriver to push in the tab on the side and pull off the connector.

  • Now that all connections between the car and the headlight assembly are disconnected, it is safe to remove the headlight assembly from the truck.

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Conclusão

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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Don't forget to explain that there is a third bolt hidden behind the wheel frame under a rubber grommet Other than that hidden bolt. I had both headlights out and replaced in 30 mins.

sreilly623 - Responder

yep. found it. with all humbleness i ask, how do i get it? i am not a car guy. sorry. dont revoke man card.

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What wrench size for the bolt in the fender?

Kurt Smith - Responder

10mm for all three of them

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