2016 Discovery Sport

CHANGING A BULB

WARNING

If the lighting has just been switched off, give the bulbs time to cool. Handling them when hot may cause personal injury.

CAUTION

Always replace bulbs with the correct type and specification. If in any doubt, contact a retailer/authorised repairer for advice.

CAUTION

Before attempting a bulb change, make sure the vehicle's ignition and affected light are switched off. If the circuit remains live, a short circuit can occur which may damage the vehicle's electrical system.

Bulb specification:

Not all bulbs are replaceable. The following bulbs can be replaced:

Light Specification Power (Watts)
Halogen headlight Daytime Running Lights (DRL) high beam. H15 15/55
Halogen headlight (dipped beam). H7 LL 55
Front direction indicators. PSY24W 24
Rear direction indicators.* PY21W 21
Reverse lights. W16W 16

All other exterior lights and some interior lights are either LED or xenon units and can only be replaced by a retailer/authorised repairer.

*Depending on vehicle specification, the rear direction indicator light may be a LED unit.

All replacement procedures require the removal of components to gain access to the bulbs.

CAUTION

Moving a headlight unit should be undertaken only by a qualified technician. If in doubt, consult a retailer/authorised repairer.

NOTES

To change any bulb in a headlight unit, a cross head screwdriver and a 10 mm spanner is required.