Step 1: Using the flathead screwdriver, remove the retaining clip from the back of the fog light assembly.
By pulling on the center of the clip, you can disengage the pin.
Step 2: Remove the panel that protects the back of the fog light assembly.
Step 3: Using the 12mm socket, remove the plastic nut on the back of the fog light assembly.
You may be able to remove this nut using just your hands, but if you are having difficulty, the 12mm socket will work.
Step 4: From the front of the vehicle, loosen and remove the 10mm mounting bolts (2) that are just above the fog light's lens.
Step 5: You can now pull the fog light assembly from the vehicle.
Step 6: Disconnect the wiring harness attached to the back of the fog light.
Step 7: Connect the wiring harness to the new fog light assembly and move it into position.
Step 8: Mount the new fog light by tightening the 10mm mounting bolts (2) located above the assembly.
Step 9: Tighten the 12mm mounting bolt on the back of the assembly.
Step 10: Re-engage the plastic retaining clips.
Step 11: Reattach the protective panel to the back of the fog light assembly.
Step 12: Add the final retaining clip.
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These Part Change / Installation Instructions Apply to
04 2004, 03 2003, 02 2002, 01 2001, 00 2000 Subaru Outback Fog Light Replacement Instructions