Installation Guide for 15-17 Ford F150 Headlights

Warning: This installation article is a tutorial guide. By reading this article, you agree it is for reference and AlphaRex USA nor our distributors make any guarantee on any finished results, nor we held any responsibility for any damage, misuse or personal injuries. If you do not fully understand the installation procedure, we highly recommend you seek help with professional mechanics to do the installation.



Step 1

Tools Needed:
Clip Remover/Screwdriver, 10mm Socket, 8mm Socket, 7mm Socket, 1/4″ Drill Bit

Remove (2) push pins

AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide

Step 2

Remove (2) 7mm bolts

AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide

Step 3

Pull outwards to remove the outer trim piece.

AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide

Step 4

Remove (6) 10mm bolts, (1) 8mm bolt, and (1) plastic clip.

AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide
AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide
AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide
You will now be able to remove the inner trim pieces.

Step 5

To take out the headlights, you will need to remove (3) 10mm bolts. The center bolt will require an extension.

AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide
AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide

Step 6

Once the headlights are off, you should be left with these 3 connections.

AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide

Step 7

Remove the turn signal and side marker sockets. They will be transferred to the new lights.

AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide

Step 8

Remove the existing side marker bulb from the socket. Connect the socket to the side marker connection and lock it in place.

AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide
AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide

Step 9

Plug the turn signal socket into the female connector. Lock the socket in place.

AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide
AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide

Step 10

Reconnect all connections, and be sure to connect the white wire to the optional DRL harness.

*** We highly recommend that you test all functions with the engine on before you put everything back together***

AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide

Step 11

When you have everything put back together; you will need to drill a 1/4″ hole in order to reuse the push pin for the outer trim piece.

AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide

Step 12

If you are planning to install the optional DRL harness, connect the red wire from the DRL harness (short end to driver side, long end to passenger side) For more information about wiring the DRL harness, please read our article about How to wire the DRL harness?

In order for the DRL to function during the day, you will need to tap the grey wire into fuse #97

AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide

Step 13

Mount and secure headlights to vehicle and test all functions.

AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide

Step 14

You will next aim the headlights at about 25ft against a wall on a level surface.

AlphaRex 2015 2016 2017 Ford F150 Projector Headlights Installation Guide
You are all set!