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How to Replace Parking Light 04-12 Chevy Colorado

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How to Replace Parking Light 04-12 Chevy Colorado

Created on: 2012-10-29

How to repair, install, fix, change or replace a broken, damaged, cracked, faded, cloudy, or chipped signal lighton 2004-2012 Chevy Colorado models.

  1. step 1 :Servicing the Bulbs
    • Twist the bulb socket counterclockwise out of the light
    • Pull the bulb off of the socket
    • Push on the new bulb
    • Twist the bulb clockwise into the light
  2. step 2 :Removing the Headlight
    • Disconnect the headlight wiring harness
    • Pry out the clip on the side of headlight with a flat blade screwdriver
    • Pull the headlight out
    • Remove the headlight wiring harness
  3. step 3 :Installing the New Headlight
    • Insert the headlight wiring harness into place
    • Insert the headlight in place
    • Push the headlight into the clip
    • Connect the wiring harness

Tools needed for replacement

  • Screwdrivers & Related

    Flat Blade Screwdriver

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In this video, we're going to show you how to service the parking light, which is the light on top in the front. We're going to show you both if you just need to change one of the bulbs or the whole assembly if it's broken, clouded, or faded. The only tool you'll need is a flat blade screwdriver.

Okay, servicing these parking lights is pretty easy. The bulbs are straight forward. They turn counterclockwise to pull them out. Pull the bulb off the socket. Push the new one on. Twist the socket clockwise to lock it.

If you need to replace this entire assembly, you want to disconnect it right here. You'll take a screwdriver, and there's a little clip right over in here, so you can see that I'm pressing that over. Use a screwdriver, push that over, and the whole light comes right out. You want to take this harness off.

The light's in pretty good shape, so I'm going to put it back on.

To reinstall, you can see there's a little tab there. That tab goes right in behind and it snaps right into place.

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Tools needed for replacement:

    Screwdrivers & Related

  • Flat Blade Screwdriver

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