How do you Change, Replace, or Install Broken 2001-2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser Headlight Assembly Replacement
Fits years: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005
- 19mm socket/ratchet or tire iron
- 7mm socket/ratchet with extension
- 10mm socket/ratchet with extension
- Flathead screwdriver
- Needle-nose pliers
Step 1: Lift the vehicle and using the tire iron (or 19mm socket), remove the front tire.
Step 2: Remove the retaining pin that holds the plastic panel in place.
This is located under the bumper. You can use a flathead screwdriver or needle-nose pliers for this step.
Step 3: Remove the four 7mm screws to fully remove the panel.
Step 4: Locate and remove the pins in the tire well that hold the protective panel in place.
Use the screwdriver to remove it.
Step 5: Remove the five 7mm bolts to fully remove the protective panel.
Step 6: Disconnect the electrical harnesses from the posterior of the headlight assembly.
Step 7: Remove the two 10mm nuts and four 10mm bolts that hold the assembly in place.
Step 8: You can now pull the headlight assembly from the vehicle.
NOTE: If you purchased your replacement headlight from Go-Parts, it may have all of the bulbs included, so you won't have to remove the bulbs from the old headlight assembly!
Step 9: Insert your new headlight assembly and connect the electrical harness.
Step 10: Secure the headlight assembly by tightening all of the 7mm retaining bolts.
Step 11: Reattach the protective panel, reversing your removal procedure.
Step 12: Replace the protective panel's retaining pins.
Step 13: Put your tire back on the vehicle.
01 2001, 02 2002, 03 2003, 04 2004, 05 2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser Headlight Replacement Instructions
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