2009 Cadillac DTS Owners Manual PDF | Page 350

Bulb Replacement
It is recommended that all bulbs be replaced by your
dealer/retailer.
High Intensity Discharge (HID)
Lighting
{ CAUTION:
The low beam high intensity discharge lighting
system operates at a very high voltage. If you try to
service any of the system components, you could
be seriously injured. Have your dealer/retailer or a
quali?ed technician service them.
The vehicle may have HID headlamps. After an HID
headlamp bulb has been replaced, you may notice that
the beam is a slightly different shade than it was
originally. This is normal.
Windshield Wiper Blade
Replacement
Windshield wiper blades should be inspected for wear
or cracking. See Scheduled Maintenance on page 6-4
for more information on wiper blade inspection.
Replacement blades come in different types and are
removed in different ways. Here is how to remove
the wiper blade:
1. Turn the engine off.
2. Lift the windshield wiper arm and blade away from
the windshield.
3. Pull the clip up from the blade connecting point and
pull the blade assembly down toward the windshield
to remove it from the wiper arm.
4. Install the new wiper blade onto the wiper arm and
?rmly press down on the clip to snap it into place.
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Summary of Content

Bulb ReplacementIt is recommended that all bulbs be replaced by yourdealer/retailer.High Intensity Discharge (HID)Lighting{ CAUTION:The low beam high intensity discharge lightingsystem operates at a very high voltage. If you try toservice any of the system components, you couldbe seriously injured. Have your dealer/retailer or aqualied technician service them.The vehicle may have HID headlamps. After an HIDheadlamp bulb has been replaced, you may notice thatthe beam is a slightly different shade than it wasoriginally. This is normal.Windshield Wiper BladeReplacementWindshield wiper blades should be inspected for wearor cracking. See Scheduled Maintenance on page 6-4for more information on wiper blade inspection.Replacement blades come in different types and areremoved in different ways. Here is how to removethe wiper blade:1. Turn the engine off.2. Lift the windshield wiper arm and blade away fromthe windshield.3. Pull the clip up from the blade connecting point andpull the blade assembly down toward the windshieldto remove it from the wiper arm.4. Install the new wiper blade onto the wiper arm andrmly press down on the clip to snap it into place.5-46