It does require removing some bolts and inserts so call a professional if in doubt.
- 7mm Socket
- Flat Head Screw Driver
- New H-11 Headlight Bulb
Standard Bulbs can be bought or upgraded performance unit can also be bought.
2005–2010 Pontiac G6 Headlight Bulb Type
- New H11 Headlight Bulb
The 2005–2010 Pontiac G6 uses a H11 headlight bulb.
H11 Headlight Bulb on Amazon
Philips H11 CrystalVision Ultra Upgrade Bright White Headlight Bulb, 2 Pack
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 the Headlight Bulb on 2005–2010 Pontiac G6
- Using a 7mm Socket remove two bolts on the top of the headlight assembly.
- Plastic tabs need to be removed that hold the front in place. The tabs can be removes with a flat head screw driver and simply pop out.
- The head light assembly will now come out. There is a plastic clip on the outside that it needs to go around before coming out.
- The head light bulbs can be accessed under plastic caps.
- Simply remove the wires and turn it counter clockwise to remove it.
- Insert the new Bulb into the socket. Do not touch the bulb itself with your fingers as it will create a hot spot that shortens the bulbs lifespan.
- Take new bulb and insert it into the head light hole and turn it clockwise. Then hook up the wire clip back into place.
- Put the head light assembly back into place and bolt it in. Insert the tabs that were removed.
It is not difficult to replace the head light bulb on the 2005–2010 Pontiac G6 but call a friend or professional if in doubt.
Climates age cars differently which can effect 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 then usual.