Introduction

Are your headlights giving you trouble and need to replace them? This guide will show you how to easily replace those malfunctioning lights.

Tools

No tools required.

Parts

Image 1/2: Pull up on the handle and the hood should pop open a small amount. Image 2/2: Pull up on the handle and the hood should pop open a small amount.
  • Locate the handle to open the hood. It will be on the driver side of the car to the left.

  • Pull up on the handle and the hood should pop open a small amount.

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Image 1/3: Locate the prop and insert it into the hole in the hood. Image 2/3: Locate the prop and insert it into the hole in the hood. Image 3/3: Locate the prop and insert it into the hole in the hood.
  • Reach under the hood in the front where there is a small notch and pull the latch up. This will allow the hood to open all the way.

  • Locate the prop and insert it into the hole in the hood.

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  • Locate the bulb. It will be in the front and to the side. Start with the side opposite from the battery.

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Image 1/3: Be careful not to touch the glass on the new bulb. The oils from your hand could cause premature bulb failure. Image 2/3: Be careful not to touch the glass on the new bulb. The oils from your hand could cause premature bulb failure. Image 3/3: Be careful not to touch the glass on the new bulb. The oils from your hand could cause premature bulb failure.
  • Twist assembly 45 degrees counter clockwise and pull straight out.

  • Be careful not to touch the glass on the new bulb. The oils from your hand could cause premature bulb failure.

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  • Lift up on the latch and pull. The bulb will come free from the wires.

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  • Locate the other bulb, and repeat steps 3-5 to remove it.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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https://youtu.be/GHezj9nmbxE

Change headlight on your corolla in under one minute. So easy.

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