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Replace Bulbs in Headlight. 2008 Dodge Avenger

I can't seem to figure out how to take the bulb in the headlight out in my 2008 Dodge Avenger. There seems to be a lot of things i have to remove just for a bulb. My car did not come with a users manual, so i can't seem to figure this out yet. Any help will do. Thanks in advance.

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  • Marc Podeszek May 11, 2010

    there should be a close out on the back of hdlt to change bulb if you need more go to collsionrepairadvice.com

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There is 2 bolts on top 1 top outer and 1 top front behind grill, u need to remove the top center black cover and 1 bottom side outer need to remove the inner finder liner to get to the 3rd bolt.
hope that helps, it is stupid

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    Fig. 1: Using a Torxhead screwdriver, remove the 2 headlight
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    Fig. 2: Pull the headlight module straight out of the front of
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    Fig. 3: Disconnect the wiring harness for the headlight bulb
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    Fig. 4: Turn the light bulb retaining ring counterclockwise,
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    Fig. 5: Pull the light bulb out from behind the module. Never
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    Fig. 7: Remove the attaching spring and pull out the bulb
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