- Test light
- Protective eyewear and gloves
- Wrench set
- Screw driver set
Step 1 - Access the rear of the headlight lens and locate the electrical connector.
Headlight Electrical Connector
Electrical Connector Once the job is complete turn the headlights on to check operation. If the headlight is out, replacement is required.
Helpful Information Proper headlight operation is necessary for the driver of the vehicle to see the road in front of them in dark conditions. A headlight that is out or dim present a safety hazard which can be corrected easily and inexpensively. Headlights draw a significant amount of amperage that can cause problems unless all electrical connections are corrosion free, therefore inspection of these connections is necessary. A headlight is dim because resistance causes full voltage to be restricted.