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How can I change the headlight on a 2001 optima

How do I change the drivers side headlamp

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You may have to take out the battery, there are 2 round gray colored covers that screw out located in front of your battery that correspond to the location of the head lights, one is for the high beam and the other is low beam. once the covers are off, unplug the wire that is attached to the blub, there is a retainer spring that holds the blub in, take each side and push down and out and the blub should come right out. be careful not to touch the new blub with your fingers, only touch the base.

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