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Aug 23, 9:16am - #38732 
mtec lights-how to install

just got my mtec low blem bulbs from isaac i got a mtec fog lights from my friend). Just got one question, how to take off the original low blem light? and how do i change the fog lights too? tell me asap


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Aug 23, 9:20am - #38733 
I used the "SEACH" buttons wave (and the owner's manual that came with the car rice)

Fogs...
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/showflat.php?Number=135454

Head Lighting...
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/showflat.php?Number=142976


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Aug 23, 9:44am - #38734 
can't take the bulb off...took the rubber thing off already


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Aug 23, 10:05am - #38735 
[ignore this - it was directions for high beams]


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Aug 23, 11:13am - #38736 
do you need a screwdriver to take those out..I saw it bu ti don't know what to do with it


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Aug 23, 11:32am - #38737 
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Headlights, Low Beams H7 HALOGEN 55watt

from page 210 of the owners manual...

...

to replace the headlights (low beams)...

remove the clips from your engine plastics.
remove the engine plastics - in doing so, also remove the washer hose from the notch on the cover

unplug the headlight electric connector (if the connector is tight, wiggle it)
remove the rubber cover

release the bulb retaining spring and remove the bulb along with the socket. install new bulb into the socket and return the bulb retaining spring to its original position.
(to install a bulb, align the tabs of the bulb with the cutout of the mounting hole)

install the rubber cover with the "TOP" mark upward, and snuggle on the boss. Insert the electrical connector.
(make sure the rubber cover fits snugly on the connector and the headlight body.

Aiming is not necessary after replacing the bulb. When you believe aiming adjustment is necessary, contact your Toyota dealer

last step - re-install the engine plastics
(always notch the washer hose before fastening it when installing the engine plastics. This prevents washer hose damage.)


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Aug 23, 11:37am - #38738 
yea like isaac said your owners manual takes care of everything dont worry had the same problem afterwards youll be like i feel so dumb


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Aug 23, 12:12pm - #38739 
ok but i don't have the owners manual


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Aug 23, 1:00pm - #38740 
Originally Posted by xrage4200
ok but i don't have the owners manual


...and this is why I posted the directions STRAIGHT FROM the owner's manual wave


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Aug 23, 2:07pm - #38741 
After you remove the rubber seal. All you have to do is push the metal clip in and release.


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Aug 23, 2:11pm - #38742 
make sure you put the rubber seals back on properly.

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Aug 23, 6:26pm - #38743 
yes make sure the rubber seal is fully on and in the c rrect position...
good luck! grin


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Aug 24, 9:05am - #38744 
one question...do you unscrew the screw to get teh metal clip out.


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Aug 24, 11:49am - #38745 
Originally Posted by xrage4200
one question...do you unscrew the screw to get teh metal clip out.


no...it is clipped on...hence the metal CLIP...
you have to push down then pull out and it should unclip it...


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Aug 24, 5:06pm - #38746 
All the headlight install guides can be found at...
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/postlist.php?Cat=&Board=UBB15&sb=2
(see "Lights...")


Im closing this topic before the bad jokes start to come - if you have a quastion about a particular install of headlight - then post it in the section regarding the headlight you are dealing with...


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