How to shoot headlights?

Nadezhda Manko
Nadezhda Manko
April 24, 2013
How to shoot headlights?

Every motorist should know how to remove the headlamp from his car on his own and without the help of others. If you follow all the tips, it can be done very easily and without complications.

Need to know what the headlight looks like. It consists of three main parts: a control bracket with screws, a housing and a decorative bezel. In the process you will need a tool such as pliers and screwdrivers. Now you need to follow the step by step instructions to successfully remove the headlights.

Step-by-step instruction

  • Start by removing the bezel, which in most cases is fixed at the bottom with one screw. Of course, sometimes screws screws can be several, if, for example, they are part of the grille. It is not necessary to remove the upper screw in the process; it is only necessary to remove the screws securing the case.
  • You need to unhook the tension springs. Here you will need pliers. Be careful in the process so that the headlamp does not fall. Remove the headlamp can be very simple.There are good auto-manuals for dismantling the headlights on different machines, for example,. You can also use.
  • Now you need to work with the screws fastening the headlight housing to the car body. The housing must be pulled out with wires.

In the process of removing the headlights, you need to remember a little advice. It is necessary to unscrew only the fastening screws to the body, because the rest are necessary in order to adjust the headlights in different directions.

Remove the glass from the headlamp

If you are interested in how to remove the glass from the headlamp, then you may have to warm it up in some places. You need to pull the clips that fix the glass, plastic. Next you need a hairdryer. It should be powerful, but not too powerful, so as not to melt the body. Getting started is better from the grille. You will need a knife with which you will move the case glass away and direct the stream of warm air there to warm up. Separate the glass must be very neat. The procedure, in principle, can take you some time, but you will not regret that you did it yourself.

The process of removing the headlights is not as heavy as it may seem at first.Well, of course, if you already have experience, but even if you will do it for the first time, then not everything is so scary. Remember that not all self-tapping screws need to be unscrewed. Do the procedure following the step by step instructions and you will succeed. Of course, you can contact the service center and provide all the work to specialists, or you can prove to yourself that your talents are not yet fully open.