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I'm having a really hard time trying to change my passenger side headlight bulb. I have tried just un-screwing the cap on the back of the headlight and changing the bulb but i cant seem to get my hand in there to re attach the retention clip seeing that the windshield wiper fluid spout is in the way. Any recommendations?
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yes, remove the headlight assembly.
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how can i register to Kiatechinfo? Since my login info from kia.com wont work
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hmm i guess the database has to update or something because i still cant log into kiatech, but i can log into kia.com itself
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