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Old 10-11-2019, 07:04 PM
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Headlight question on 2008 Lexus ES350


While replacing my headlight on my 2008 Lexus ES350, the locking clip (big paperclip-like thing) popped off and something shot out of the headlight area. I cannot find anything on the web discussing how to fix this issue. What would it take to fix it and how expensive would it be for a repair shop to do it (assuming something broken or overly complicated)?
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Old 10-11-2019, 07:12 PM
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While replacing my headlight on my 2008 Lexus ES350, the locking clip (big paperclip-like thing) popped off and something shot out of the headlight area. I cannot find anything on the web discussing how to fix this issue. What would it take to fix it and how expensive would it be for a repair shop to do it (assuming something broken or overly complicated)?
It's just the metal spring, right? Looks like ebay sells them: https://www.ebay.com/itm/6x-Universa...s/153150090133 6 for 15 bucks or so, plus shipping.

Edit: I feel your pain. Replacing the headlight on a Prius can be a giant PITA. Thank God for Luscious Garage's videos.

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Old 10-11-2019, 11:44 PM
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I have the clip but how do I reattach it?
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Old 10-12-2019, 05:20 AM
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Look carefully at the other side and you may be able to figure it out.
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