Opel Corsa B 1993–2000 Service and Repair Manual: Headlamp/direction indicator lens assembly - removal and refitting


1. Remove the direction indicator, headlamp and sidelamp bulbs.

2. Undo the securing screw and withdraw the direction indicator lens (see illustrations).

Body electrical system
Undoing a direction indicator lens screw

Body electrical system
Removing a direction indicator lens

3. Remove the two screws which secure the headlamp unit, free it from its clips and withdraw it (see illustrations). Do not disturb the alignment adjusting screws.

Body electrical system
Headlamp lens outboard securing screw (arrowed)

Body electrical system
Headlamp lens inboard securing screw (A). Do not disturb alignment adjusting screw (B)

Body electrical system
Removing a headlamp lens


4. Refit in the reverse order to removal. Make sure that the front panel sealing lip aligns with the headlamp; use sealing tape if necessary. If a new unit has been fitted, or if the headlamp alignment has been otherwise disturbed, have the alignment checked and adjusted.

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