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Changing Headlamp Bulbs

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by AGleafe, Apr 3, 2009.

  1. Apr 3, 2009 at 7:46 PM

    AGleafe [OP] Shadow Knight

    Mar 24, 2009
    09 Black Sand Pearl SR5 4x4
    Leer 122 Shell, Luverne Nerf Bars, Lund Hood Protector, WeatherTech In-Channel Wind Deflectors, OEM Bedmat, OEM Cargo Divider, OEM All-Weather Mats; Westin Sportsman Grille Guard with Lightforce 140 Lance lights, Westin Taillight Guards
    I just purchased Sylvania SilverStar ULTRA bulbs for my 09 truck. The process was not difficult, but getting my hands in there was tricky (and I have small hands).

    I noticed that there is grease on the old bulbs and in the connector. I did not replace/use any grease, just kept what was in the connectors. Should I put something on the new bulbs?

    Also, I think that I have the rubber seal replaced correctly; but, is there a way to tell for sure? How far in should the center ring be pushed?


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