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    Just got some MTEC sidelight bulbs . Went ot fit them and looks like u need to take the bumper off as there is not much room.. has any body changed without taking bumper off ????

    Fitted heated washer jets today took about 20 mins easy mod cant realy feel the difference but we'll see when it gets cold .

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    craig

    its a bit tricky to get at the sidelights but no need to remove the bumper just get stuck in, twist your hand about and you'll be fine!

    for the passenger side you can unclip the washer bottle and move it to the side to make more room.

    also drivers side should be easy enough if not take the top off the air filter and move it to the side.

    hope this helps

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    No mate, its a pain if you've got sausage fingers but you'll be able to do it. Take it you still have the pre facelift in you profile. If you still cant do it pulling the airbox out will help but bumper off is deffo overkill.

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    i managed to change side lights without removing bumper

    just unplug the full beam connector makes it a bit easier to get to

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    As everyone says you dont need to take the bumper off and I have jumbo sausage fingers and managed it

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    Undo the 2 screws on the top of the light then you can pull it forward a little. Gives a bit more room to move.. Move the airbox as well, easier than taking off the bumper

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    I just partially removed the airbox to change mine on the drivers side, and the screenwash filler bottle neck on the passenger side.

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    I removed the air box and at the other side if you pull the neck of the washer bottle it will pop out of the bottle its just held in with a rubber washer and a good push will pop it back on hth.

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    all done i was looking at the rong wires haha i was tryin to pull the tilit adjuster out :S lmao

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    Quote Originally Posted by craig-k View Post
    all done i was looking at the rong wires haha i was tryin to pull the tilit adjuster out :S lmao

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