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HEADLIGHT BULB REPLACEMENT - HALOGEN HIGH BEAM

Air cleaner removal :

The air cleaner has to be removed to allow access to the left-side high beam Daytime Running Lights (DRL) bulb holder or bulb unit. This also applies to the right side for vehicles with a 3.0L petrol engine.

Open the bonnet and follow the procedure below:

  1. Lightly pull the coolant pipe's securing lug to release it from the air cleaner.

    CAUTION

    Do not use excessive force, as this may damage the coolant pipe.

  2. Continually turn the clamp bolt on the air pipe counter-clockwise to loosen and release.

    NOTES

    Do not remove the air pipe clamp.

  3. Press up and hold the lug at the base of the electrical connector. Lightly pull to release it from the air cleaner.

  4. Continually turn the air cleaner's securing bolt counter-clockwise to remove.

  5. Lightly pull the upper air pipe to release it from the air cleaner.

  6. Lightly pull the lower air pipe to release it from the air cleaner.

  7. Lift up the air cleaner casing to release the two locating securing lugs.

    NOTES

    If the rubber grommets remain attached to the air cleaner, remove them. Refit to the vehicle's body before refitting the air cleaner.

  8. Remove the air cleaner from the vehicle.

    CAUTION

    Observe the position of the coolant pipe, wiring loom, and both air pipes during the removal to aid refitting of the air cleaner.

Reverse the removal procedure to refit the air cleaner.

High beam Daytime Running Lights (DRL) bulb holder and bulb unit removal:

See CHANGING A BULB.

NOTES

The bulb holder and the bulb are one complete unit. The bulb has two filaments, one for high beam and the other is for the halogen Daytime Running Lights (DRL).

Open the bonnet and follow the procedure below:

  1. Rotate the headlight cover approximately 45 degrees counter-clockwise to release. Lightly pull the cover to remove it from the headlight.

    NOTES

    Note the orientation of the cover to aid refitting.

  2. Rotate the bulb holder and bulb unit approximately 45 degrees counter-clockwise to release. Pull to remove it from the headlight.

    NOTES

    Note the orientation of the bulb holder and bulb unit to aid refitting.

Reverse the removal procedure to fit a new bulb holder and bulb unit.