How To Replace Front Turn Signal Bulb 2007-2013 Toyota Tundra

By | December 26, 2019

How To Replace Front Turn Signal Bulb 2007-2013 Toyota Tundra
A video is at the bottom of the post for a visual walk-through if needed.

Replacing the turn signal bulb on a 2007-2013 Toyota Tundra is an easy task that falls in the DIY category.

As always if in doubt take your vehicle to a professional.

Below are the steps with screenshots to replace them along with a video if needed for a visual walk through.

Tools and Parts Needed

  • New 31157NA Headlight Bulb

No tools are needed when replacing the turn signal bulb.

Tools are only needed if there is corrosion on the vehicle.

Replacement bulbs can be bought online or a local auto parts store.

The 2007-2013 Toyota Tundra uses a turn signal 3157NA bulb.
How To Replace Front Turn Signal Bulb 2007-2013 Toyota Tundra Bulb Type
Always verify your car year, make, and model when buying any car parts to be sure it matches.

Also, verify the old bulb when it is removed from the car with the new bulb.

2007-2013 Toyota Tundra 3157NA Turn Signal Bulb on Amazon
SYLVANIA – 3157NA Long Life Miniature – Amber Bulb, Ideal for Parking, Side Marker and Turn Signal Applications (Contains 2 Bulbs)

When replacing any headlight bulb be sure not to touch the bulb itself with your fingers, as oil from your hands can create a hot spot that shortens the life of the bulb.

How to Replace Front Turn Signal Bulb 2007-2013 Toyota Tundra

  1. Open the hood and locate the bulb behind the headlight assembly.
  2. How To Replace Front Turn Signal Bulb 2007-2013 Toyota Tundra Step 1

  3. Turn the bulb counter clockwise and pull it out.
  4. How To Replace Front Turn Signal Bulb 2007-2013 Toyota Tundra Step 2

  5. Pull the bulb out from the electrical plug.
  6. How To Replace Front Turn Signal Bulb 2007-2013 Toyota Tundra Step 3

  7. Insert the new Bulb into the electrical plug.
  8. How To Replace Front Turn Signal Bulb 2007-2013 Toyota Tundra Step 4

  9. Insert the new Bulb into the housing turning clockwise to lock it in place.
  10. How To Replace Front Turn Signal Bulb 2007-2013 Toyota Tundra Step 5

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tDqI_tLo_H8
Summary
It is not difficult to replace the headlight bulb on a 2007-2013 Toyota Tundra but call a knowledgeable friend or professional if in doubt.

Climates age cars differently which can affect bolts being rusted or other possible problems.

A vehicle that was in an accident may also have some type of unforeseen problem.

Remember not to touch the bulb itself with your hands as it will cause a hot spot that burns the bulb out faster than usual.

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