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How to Replace the Headlights on a Kia Sorento


Changing the headlight in your KIA Sorento can seem like a daunting task to someone who has never preformed the procedure before. In reality, replacing the lights in your Sorento is a relatively simple task, which you can accomplish with just a few basic hand tools. Occasionally, manufacturers will change the type of bulb they use in their vehicles. Check the owner’s manual in your car to determine the proper replacement bulb.

Tools Used: Tools, Sylvania H7-55 bulb, Phillips screwdriver, Socket wrench, Socket extension, 10 MM socket

Replace Headlights

Open the hood. Locate the strap that is connected to the headlight housing and the frame. Use a 10mm socket to remove the bolt. Remove the other two bolts on the frame of the headlight housing.