Installation Guide for 10-13 Toyota 4Runner Headlights
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NOTE: Some vehicle require the DRL harness installed for the headlight to function properly.
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Metal Panel Popper
PART I - REMOVE HEADLIGHTS
FRONT GRILLE/ BUMPER REMOVAL
Remove the radiator support cover. Mounting taps can be remove by pushing the middle of each tap.
Remove the 10mm bolt (middle) from the back of the front grille and use a panel popper to remove 2 mounting taps by the side.
Remove the 4 mounting taps on the back of the lower part of the front grille
GAIN ACCESS TO THE HEADLIGHT BOLTS
Carefully loose the bumper by pulling it outward to gain access to the headlight bolt from the mounting bracket. It is not neccessary to remove the whole bumper until you have enough space to reach the headlights’ bolt and mounting bracket.
Please follow the same step for the other side of the bumper.
PART II - INSTALL HEADLIGHTS
TURN SIGNAL PLUGS
Starting from the Driver’s side.
First, unplug the connector from the factory’s turn signal light.
Plug the harness (from the new ALPHAREX headlight) turn signal connector into the vehicle’s turn signal’s wire socket. Then connect ALPHAREX’s turn signal plug into factory’s turn signal’s light.
Plug the yellow wire from the DRL harness into the driver’s side wire.
PLUG AND INSTALL THE HEADLIGHTS
Plug the low beam connector, high beam connector and the side marker connector into the new ALPHAREX headlight.
Plug the DRL wire connector into the headlight.
After plugged the connectors, carefully position the new headlight into the vehicle and align the mounting brackets for the installation.
Reverse the headlight removal process to install the headlight into the vehicle.
Please follow the same steps for the other headlight.