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How to change a headlight in a 2006 g6

How do I get the cover off the headlight to be able to change the bulb in a 2006 G6?

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  • grnscorpio23 Dec 30, 2008

    I have an '05 g6 and i don't think you can access the light from the inside. I had to take mine to a shop cuz they had to take off the whole bumper and take the light out to change it. I didn't have the right tools. It cost about 100 bucks too. Now the other one is out and I wanna try myself this time but cant figure it out.

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It's really easy to get to the headlight. You have to pull really hard on the whole headlight assembly to pop it off its ball tab. Then unscrew the round back of headlamp and change it. Push the assembly back into place with a lil force. Replace plastic tabs you have to take out to loosen top of bumper and your all done. No need to spend a lot of money at a shop its a do it yourself project.

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I am not as familiar with the G-6 as other cars, but I am thinking that you do not take the cover off the headlight, but from behind the light, there is an assembly that pulls out to let you access it from the back. Most have a water resistant boot over it, then it screws off.

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