Foglight Bulb Change!??! - MustangForums.com

Go Back  MustangForums.com > Ford Mustang Tech > 2005-2014 Mustangs
Reload this Page >

Foglight Bulb Change!??!

Notices
2005-2014 Mustangs Discussions on the latest S197 model Mustangs from Ford.

Foglight Bulb Change!??!

Reply

 
 
 
Old 04-13-2007, 12:00 AM
  #1  
ADudeInNewJersey
3rd Gear Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location:
Posts: 778
Default Foglight Bulb Change!??!

It seems really hard to me but does anyone know how or where I can see to change the Foglight bulbs... It seems like theres a lot in the way... Thanks everyone


-John
ADudeInNewJersey is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 04-13-2007, 12:20 AM
  #2  
05 Mustang GT
2nd Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 398
Default RE: Foglight Bulb Change!??!

Remove the plastic radiator covers, remove bolts holding nose fascia onto frame (near headlights) the grill will now move forward to gain access to the foglights.
05 Mustang GT is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 04-13-2007, 12:20 AM
  #3  
Goldenpony
5th Gear Member
 
Goldenpony's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location:
Posts: 3,166
Default RE: Foglight Bulb Change!??!

Psst! Read your owners manual. It tells you how to do it.
Goldenpony is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 04-13-2007, 12:21 AM
  #4  
howarmat
s197 Junkie
 
howarmat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: IN
Posts: 16,040
Default RE: Foglight Bulb Change!??!

ORIGINAL: 05 Mustang GT

Remove the plastic radiator covers, remove bolts holding nose fascia onto frame (near headlights) the grill will now move forward to gain access to the foglights.
Works like a charm!
howarmat is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 04-13-2007, 12:22 AM
  #5  
ADudeInNewJersey
3rd Gear Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location:
Posts: 778
Default RE: Foglight Bulb Change!??!

^ Is that what that book with all those pages for? I knew I shouldn't have thrown it at that bastard who cut me off! (regret)[:@]
ADudeInNewJersey is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 04-13-2007, 12:25 AM
  #6  
Vernon Tull
1st Gear Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location:
Posts: 134
Default RE: Foglight Bulb Change!??!

Does this involve taking out a bunch of those little nylon/plastic rivets? It seems an awful lot on the new Mustangs is held together by the those nylon rivets. Do most of you get those out without tearing them up, or do you just keep a bunch of them on hand for replacement?
Vernon Tull is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 04-13-2007, 12:26 AM
  #7  
Drop Top 06
3rd Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Garden State Parkway Exit 100
Posts: 503
Default RE: Foglight Bulb Change!??!

If you are upgrading your bulbs, that stupid black thing will fall off
Drop Top 06 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 04-13-2007, 08:47 AM
  #8  
BeeStang
3rd Gear Member
 
BeeStang's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: TN
Posts: 945
Default RE: Foglight Bulb Change!??!

ORIGINAL: Drop Top 06

If you are upgrading your bulbs, that stupid black thing will fall off
He's right don't do it or you will be buying new foglights. If you take it in for warranty work and they think you used aftermarket bulbs they won't cover it. Several here in the forum will tell you the same thing. If you really really want to change them, almost everyone here will tell you to use Silverstars if you use any aftermarket bulb, all other bulbs will ruin the fog light reflector shroud (metal thingy) and the plastic chrome reflector. Trust me I have been there, and done it.A few haveruinedtheir lights and had to buy new ones since Fordfigured out that theyused non-oem bulbs. It will cost you about $200 to have this done if the dealer replaces them. The fog lights are very cheap crappy design and will melt very easily if your not sure what bulb to use. Here is additional info I found using the search feature;

https://mustangforums.com/searchpro....bmitbutton=+OK+
BeeStang is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 04-13-2007, 11:57 AM
  #9  
PROMETHEUS PRIME
5th Gear Member
 
PROMETHEUS PRIME's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Southern Cali
Posts: 2,789
Default RE: Foglight Bulb Change!??!

I removed the black ring befor I changed mine because yes, it will fall out.

[IMG]local://upfiles/54408/1DD95C36D1214831BB61436AC355BF19.jpg[/IMG]
PROMETHEUS PRIME is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 04-13-2007, 05:35 PM
  #10  
ADudeInNewJersey
3rd Gear Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location:
Posts: 778
Default RE: Foglight Bulb Change!??!

Im using silverstars
ADudeInNewJersey is offline  
Reply With Quote
Reply
 
 
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
2007StangV6
2005-2014 Mustangs
30
01-28-2016 06:09 PM
andrew1969
Classic Mustang General Discussion
16
01-08-2016 02:48 PM
piotrek53
4.0L V6 Technical Discussions
3
10-13-2015 06:54 PM
kawiguy827
The New S550 2015-2020 Mustang
11
09-22-2015 10:52 AM
JimC
Off Topic
22
09-11-2015 08:00 PM

Forum Jump

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Advertising
Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory