Skip to main content

Toyota Yaris (Echo) 1999-2005 headlight optical unit remplacement

Guide Information

= Done = Incomplete

      Describe the specific part or component of this device you're working on. Ex: Battery

      Create a title.

      This brief 1-2 sentence summary will appear in search results.

      Communicate background information before the reader dives into the guide.

      Guide Steps

      Step 1 — Unscrew the front bumper

      Unscrew the cross-head screws which attach the front bumper to the car.

      Step 2 — Wheel arch screw

      Unscrew the cross-head screw in the wheel arch.

      Step 3 — Bumper central attachment

      Release the plastic clip which attaches the top of the bumper to the middle of the radiator grill.

      Step 4 — Bumper withdrawal

      Disengage the the bumper attachment.

      Step 5

      Remove the cross-head screw on the side of the headlight (at the front).

      Step 6

      Lift the top attachment of the headlight.

      Step 7 — Indicator bulb

      Twist the indicator connector a quarter turn anticlockwise.

      Step 8 — Main beam bulb

      Withdraw the rubber boot on the back of the main beam bulb.

      Step 9 — Side light

      Twist the side light connector a quarter turn anticlockwise.

      Step 10 — Dip motor

      Twist headlight dip motor a quarter turn anticlockwise.

      Step 11 — Spanking new!

      To reassemble your headlight, take care to correctly position it before replacing the bulbs, the dip motor and the screws.

      Your contributions are licensed under the open source Creative Commons license.