How to Replace a Headlight

Below guide will teach you How to Replace a Headlight . Please follow the instructions carefully.

Things You’ll Need:

  • Headlight
  • Flashlight
  • 1/4 in. Drive Ratchet
  • Socket and Ratchet Set

Estimated Costs:

  • DIY Costs: Est. $26.82 parts only
  • Shop Costs: Est. $218.72 parts and labor


  • Pop up the engine hood.
  • Before doing anything, it is better to detach any wiring connection from the back of the headlight.
  • Take the headlight out of its housing. You have to remove the screws.
  • Take a new headlight and position it carefully in the headlight housing.
  • Secure the new headlight in the housing with screws.
  • It is better to install the new headlight bulb in the new assembly.
  • Reattach the wiring connection to the new headlight.
  • Switch on the headlights to ensure that the headlight is properly installed and operating.

Related Posts

This entry was posted in Lighting & Electrical and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>