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Changing the front driver side head light on a 2001 honda accord v6

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Changing the front driver side head light on a 2001 honda accord v6
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Honda
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 2 years ago.

tims auto repair :

hi

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you must remove the bumper to replace the headlamp

tims auto repair :

i will give you instructions

Customer:

hello sorry my comptuer was acting weird


 

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2001 Honda Accord EX Sedan V6-3.0L
Headlamp Service and Repair, Removal and Replacement: Headlight Replacement




Headlight Replacement

1. Remove the front bumper (Coupe, Sedan).
2. Disconnect the connectors (A).








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3. Remove the 5 mounting bolts (B), then remove the headlight assembly (C).
4. Install the headlight in the reverse order of removal.
5. After replacement, adjust the headlights to local requirements.
































001 Honda Accord EX Sedan V6-3.0L
Headlamp Adjustments




Headlight Adjustment

Before adjusting the headlights:
- Park the vehicle on level ground.
- Make sure the fuel tank is full.
- The driver or someone who weight the same should sit in the driver's seat.
- Load the trunk with the items you usually carry.
- Push down on the front and rear bumpers several times to make sure the vehicle is sitting normally.








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1. Clean the outer lens so that you can see the center of the headlights (A).
2. Align the center of the headlights to 7.5 m (25 ft) from the wall or a screen (B), and park the vehicle.
3. Turn the low beams on.








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4. Measure the height of the headlights (A) and the lights should reflect 52 mm (2.1 in.) below headlight height (B).








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5. If necessary, adjust the headlights to local requirements by turning the vertical adjuster.


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2001 Honda Accord EX Sedan V6-3.0L
Front Bumper Cover / Fascia Service and Repair, Removal and Replacement: Front Bumper




NOTE:
- An assistant is helpful when removing the front bumper.
- Take care not to scratch the front bumper and body.
- Put on gloves to protect your hands.








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Install in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:

- After reinstalling the center upper beam, check the aim of the headlights.
- Make sure the front bumper engages the side clips, and the hooks (of the center and corner upper beams) on each side securely.
- Replace any damaged clips.

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Customer:

Is it the same process for 2door model?


 

tims auto repair :

yes

tims auto repair :

give me just a minute to make sure

Customer:
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