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Old 07-26-2012, 11:47 PM   #31
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Here's some tips I'll add after changing to the Ti bezels (thanks greg_hazlett!).

Only two out of the four clips are really essential for retaining and removing the bezels. The inner clip (one closest to the grill) and the bottom clip. You'll notice they have the larger retaining "ridges," while the other two have very small ones.

Of course, the only two clips you can see after removing the headlights are the ones with the small retainers. I found it easier to release the two larger retainers from the front by using two prying tools (one for each retainer) and carefully prying around until the bezels popped loose.

I fortunately have plastic pry tools and so I did not need a screwdriver. However, I still wrapped the tips in a soft, thin cloth to avoid as much damage as possible. I'd recommend that for anything you choose to use for prying.

I don't know how some of you managed with a credit card, but you're lucky. Mine would not budge unless I really got in there.
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Old 08-19-2012, 06:14 PM   #32
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I just tried getting mine out for the last hour. I tried with a credit card and I also took out the head lights. I also tried prying with a plastic prying tool. Mine won't budge no matter what. I wonder is I can tape the front of the bezels and the paint surrounding the bezels and just spray them with plastidip while they are still on the car?
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I just tried getting mine out for the last hour. I tried with a credit card and I also took out the head lights. I also tried prying with a plastic prying tool. Mine won't budge no matter what. I wonder is I can tape the front of the bezels and the paint surrounding the bezels and just spray them with plastidip while they are still on the car?
Follow these steps. Take your plastic pry tool and try to pry the top, if you hear or feel a small little click, this is the sound of the clip barely unclipping. Now when your trying to unclip the other two there is a high possibility of the first one clippng back in! Be careful, it just takes patience and easy hands.
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Why not just unbolt the fog lights and pop them out? its that easy
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Old 08-20-2012, 08:36 AM   #35
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Why not just unbolt the fog lights and pop them out? its that easy
Agree!
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To get to the fogs you have to remove the whole underneath splash shield and then you can get to them and IMO that's ther best way but it does require a little more work.
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I couldn't get the credit card to work so I wrapped two screwdrivers in silk hankies and worked one through the outer edge and one at the top. The bezel slid right out. popped the Titaniums in and I was done. 2 mins tops
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So I took the headlights out but can't find these tabs. What am I missing here?
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I had to replace one of my foglights. I loosened up around half of the under bumper cover and then took out the front bolts from the inner fenderwell. I purshed them back and was able to install the new and remove the old light. This process worked the easiest for me as I was unable to get completely under the car.
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I had to replace one of my foglights. I loosened up around half of the under bumper cover and then took out the front bolts from the inner fenderwell. I purshed them back and was able to install the new and remove the old light. This process worked the easiest for me as I was unable to get completely under the car.
Easier to remove the headlight and change it that way.
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