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How to replace headlight bul Kia Optima

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How to replace headlight bul Kia Optima
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Kia
Expert:  Ron Z. replied 5 years ago.

To replace the bulb, the lamp assembly must be removed from the vehicle:



  • Disconnect the negative (-) battery terminal. graphic
  • Loose the mounting bolts of head lamp.
  • Remove the head lamp assembly.

Take care that holding clip (A) is not to be damaged.graphic

  • Replace the head lamp bulb.

When turning the bulb grip counterclockwise, the bulb and connector are removed at the same time.

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.



Thyis picture is not like my 2007 Optima car

Expert:  Ron Z. replied 5 years ago.

It won't be an "exact" match, but that is the procedure, straight from the manual for a 2007 Kia Optima.