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I need to change lowbeam headlight on Chevy Avallanche.

I am being told I have to remove the grill? Is this true?

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Should be two pins running downward above the headlight try looking at it from above and see if I am correct there is two pins you need to pull up on then remove the whole headlight .. thanks Jerry holler if you need more.

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