Einleitung

Remove and replace a turn signal bulb on the third-generation Dodge Ram 1500.

Ersatzteile

  1. Open the hood by pulling the hood lever in the driver-side footwell.
    • Open the hood by pulling the hood lever in the driver-side footwell.

    • Reach under the center of the grille and press the hood latch.

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  2. In this guide we will be removing the left headlight. The steps are mirrored for the right headlight.
    • In this guide we will be removing the left headlight. The steps are mirrored for the right headlight.

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  3. Frohes Fest, frohes Tüfteln
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    Frohes Fest, frohes Tüfteln
    Pack's ein, pack's aus, pack's an: Erhalte 12 € Rabatt auf deinen Einkauf ab 50 € mit dem Code FIXMAS12
    • Use the 10 mm socket wrench to unscrew the first of three 12 mm long 10 mm hex-head screws holding in the headlight assembly. The screw is located just to the left of the headlight assembly.

    • Unscrew the second screw located approximately 6 inches below the first.

    • Locate the third screw at the bottom left corner of the headlight assembly just behind the bumper and remove.

    • When re-installing the screws do not over tighten. Over tightening the screws will result in stripped threads.

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    • Approach this step with the process of unbuttoning a shirt in mind.

    • Be careful if the rubber gasket is dry-rotted. Use vaseline to re-moisturize if necessary. Manipulating dry-rotted rubber will result in tearing.

    • Pinch the bottom of the rubber gasket at the left side of the assembly and remove it from the plastic "buttons" on the headlight assembly.

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    • Locate the blue headlight wire. Use a flathead screwdriver to pry up one side of the clamping teeth and pull the connector off.

    • Locate the green turn signal wire clamp. Use a flathead screwdriver to push in the tab on the side and pull off the connector.

    • Now that all connections between the car and the headlight assembly are disconnected, it is safe to remove the headlight assembly from the truck.

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    • Turn the turn signal bulb holder counterclockwise until it stops.

    • Remove the bulb holder.

    • Inspect the bulb. Check for broken filaments or cracked glass.

    • Be sure to replace the turn signal bulb with the correct type for your Dodge. Using an incorrect bulb will result in shortened bulb or fuse lifespan.

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Abschluss

To reassemble the headlight assembly, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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