How to change a front headlight
First, open your car hood, then right behind the headlight unit, you will notice two clips per side, they are long and straight with a hooked end. Using the hooked end, just lift the clip up and move it away from the headlight, the left (when facing the front) clip will be between the headlight and the battery cover.
After taking out the clips, the headlight will be loose from the car. Look behind the headlight and you will see the wires running into the actual light to the bulb. What you would do is twist the light out (I believe counter clockwise) and the bulb will come out with its mount. Then unclip the bulb from the mount. Then just put on the new bulb and make sure the sides clip into the mount.
Then carefully put the mount and bulb back into the headlight unit and then twist it in clockwise, you will feel it go in properly, if not lined up properly, it will not be smooth and won't stay in place.
Then put the headlight unit back into place, and secure it back to the car with the clips you removed.
Note: Make sure not to touch the actual glass of the new bulbs as this will make them last a shorter period of time. Good luck
Nov 04, 2009 |
2001 Chevrolet Blazer