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Damaged headlight assembly

Ok the car was in an accident and the grill and headlight assemblies got damaged as well as the bumper. i would like to do it myself and would like to know how to remove and install the headlight assemblies

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  • lamiglass1 Jan 24, 2009

    thank you, i did not take it off yet but i went and looked at it and i see what your talking about so your right it should be easy.

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Its Easy Their are retainers on the top of bumper as well as bottom and bolts on each side at fenders as soon as you get the bumper off you will be able to change head lights and all then jus go back words to put back on

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