14.8. Removal and installation of lighting fixtures and replacement of their lamps

Before replacement of any lamp of a nalivaniye switch off it. Do not take a lamp barehanded since fingerprints evaporate and besieged on a reflector, leading to its tarnishing. At emergence of spots on a flask of a lamp wipe it with the rags moistened in alcohol. For a possibility of replacement of the failed lamp it is necessary to have a box with spare lamps in the car. The list of the glow lamps used on the car is provided in Specifications.

Halogen headlights and forward indexes of turns

For removal of headlights forward indexes of turns have to be removed.


  1. Remove side section of a decorative front grille (model since 2002 of the issue) or a front grille entirely (models till 2002 of the issue) – see the Section Removal and installation of decorative front grilles. When carrying out work on the left side of the car uncover the rechargeable battery.
  1. Wring out a clamp (3) down, separate the socket (4) and remove the forward index of turn. If necessary only replacements of a lamp turn it counterclockwise and take from the case of the index of turn.
  1. Remove a protective cover to facilitate removal of a headlight.
  1. Turn out screws and remove clamps (6).
  1. Slightly delay a headlight to reach the socket and separate it (8) then finally remove a headlight.
  1. If necessary only replacements of a lamp a headlight are not required to be removed, – uncover with headlights (1), separate the socket (2) and unhook a bracket (3) fastenings of a lamp.

Xenon headlights and their lamps – replacement

For work of xenon headlights the high voltage (23 kV) is used.


  1. Transfer the ignition key to the provision of "LOCK" and remove a headlight.
  1. Release a clamp (3) fastenings of the block (4) lamps and extend the block from a headlight then take from it a lamp (5).
  1. Turn out screws of fastening of the control unit.
  1. Raise the control unit and separate its socket.

Repeaters of indexes of turns


  1. Slightly press the lens forward and release his rear edge (1).
  1. Replace a lamp. For installation fill at first a first line of the lens, and then press on his rear edge.

Fog lights


  1. Give fixture (1), delay a headlight and separate its socket (2).
  1. If necessary only replacements of a lamp turn it the holder (1) on a corner the 45th hail. also take a lamp.

The back combined lamps of the Sedan models

The description of removal of a part of the back combined lamp located in a trunk lid is included into the description of removal of the external handle of a luggage carrier (see the Section Removal and installation of a trunk lid and its components).


  1. Give nuts and uncover in finishing of the luggage compartment.
  1. Remove the holder (2) and if necessary replace a faulty lamp.
  1. Give fixture of a lamp (3) and remove it.

The back combined lamps of the Station wagon models


  1. Turn clamps (1) on a quarter of a turn and uncover (2) then turn out bolts (3) fastenings of a lamp.
  1. Delay a lamp aside and remove it from clamps (4).
  1. Separate the socket (5) and finally remove a lamp. Replacement of lamps is made similar to replacement of lamps of the Sedan models.
  1. Remove a back door covering (see the Section Removal, dismantling, assembly and installation of a door of a back and its components), a plate of registration plate and the decorative panel (3).
  1. Give nuts (4). During the work on the right side of the car delay the lock (5) and leave it to hang on a rod. Check consolidation around the lock cylinder.
  1. Separate the socket and remove the combined lamp from a back door.

Stoplight of the top level of the Sedan models


  1. Uncover (1) in a ceiling covering, turn out screws (2) and separate the socket (3).
  1. For replacement of lamps it is not required to remove a stoplight, – the holder of lamps from clamps on his edges is enough to release.

Stoplight of the top level of the Station wagon models


  1. Open a back door, uncover (2), turn out nuts of fastening of a stoplight and separate the socket (3).
  1. Turn out screws (4) and remove a payment with light-emitting diodes.

Illumination of registration plate


  1. Turn out 2 screws, remove the lens and take a lamp from the boss.

Internal lighting fixtures

For replacement any of lamps of internal lighting the lens who fastens by means of clamps and/or screws is enough to remove of it. More detailed information is provided in the instruction attached to the car.