In this video I will show you how to replace the headlight bulb. Hendricks Honda advised against contacting the corporation and said it would likely refer the matter back to them. Feel free to use any replacement light bulb sizes that are listed on Modified Life but keep in mind that all information here is provided as is without any warranty of any kind. Unclip the end of the metal hold-down wire spring clip and pivot it away from the bulb. Orders are shipped from Minnesota, ensuring a reasonable shipping time frame to both coasts as well as the areas in-between. The contact failure was experienced six times, sporadically. If you touch the glass, clean with denatured alcohol and a clean cloth.
The headlights are blowing out on average, every two months. While the high and low beams are separate, each is replaceable with the same part number bulb and these instructions can be used to replace any of the four main bulbs. The current and the failure mileage was 60,000. The consumer stated the lights continue to blow out. The vehicle was not taken to a dealer, but was repaired.
A local mechanic inspected the vehicle but was unable to diagnose the failure. The low beam bulbs were replaced numerous times. I show these to the office as proof that the problem is recurring and I have been attempting to resolve it. Any injury, damage or loss that may result from improper use of these tools, equipment, or the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not jimthecarguy. We use the United States Post Office and FedEx for our shipments. The failure mileage was 80,000. If you have a headlight that has started to dim or has burned out, it should be replaced as soon as possible for your safety.
The last time only last two month! I have check to see if there are any recalls related to this problem, or any service bulletins, and have found none. The dealer was unable to find a problem. This step can be a little tricky because you literally cannot see what you are doing and have to rely your sense of feel - Use a flashlight to get a good look at the hold-down wire before you complete this step. The front low beam headlight bulbs were replaced several times since 2010 as they surprisingly only lasted half to a year. The manufacturer advised that they would look further into the issue but the contact had not received any results. I now carry copies of the service requests showing that I reported the problem with the headlights during my visits to the dealership.
Headlights grow dimmer by up to 20% over time and eventually burn out - for this reason, we recommend changing your headlights in pairs. Occasionally, bulb would work intermittently after replacement. Or, shop online with AutoZone and take advantage of home shipping. The manufacturer was notified of the failure but did not offer any further assistance. The dealer advised the contact that the headlight failure could be caused by a failed switch or wires. In some Hondas, the highbeam is the same bulb as the headlight and it is possible for the highbeam to work, but the headlight be burnt out even if they are the same bulb and vise versa. Adding More Information If you would like to help the Modified Life community by adding any missing information or adding a new light bulb size information to our resource, please feel free to or post it at the bottom of this page.
Two days after it was replaced, the passenger side headlamp dimmed. The failure mileage was 105,000. The exact carrier and service used is calculated once the order is packaged for shipment. Body oils or scratches can cause hot spots which may cause the bulb to fail prematurely or shatter. Replacing a headlight bulb is very easy once you see it done. For shipments to Canada, you can add some items to your cart to determine the shipping rate. Most in-stock orders will ship out within 24 hours and will reach customers within approximately a week.
The local dealer was not contacted. The approximate failure mileage was 80,000. The contact had to use the high beams while driving at night. Protect the glass from contact with your skin or hard objects. Disclaimer: Due to factors beyond the control of jimthecarguy, it cannot guarantee against unauthorized modifications of this information,. There are many different headlight bulb options in terms of brightness, color, and down-road visibility, so you can find a bulb for your repair.
AutoZone has several options for high beam and low beam headlights, so you can easily adapt to any driving situation once you upgrade with us. Due to factors beyond the control of jimthecarguy, no information contained in this video shall create any express or implied warranty or guarantee of any particular result. The failure was not corrected. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. Turn to AutoZone to find the best headlight replacements for your specific make and model. I visited superior Honda recently in orangeburg South Carolina. Like all light bulbs, headlight bulbs will eventually burn out.