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Old 24 Nov 2009, 05:31 pm
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Default will a 2000 civic headlight assembly fit well in a 98 civic?

will a 2000 civic headlight assembly fit well in a 98 civic?
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Old 24 Nov 2009, 05:46 pm
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it can but it would require some modification to fit.































for the 6th generation civic's 1996-2000.































they had two different looks for the front end for the united states.































the 96-98 look,















http://media.motortopia.com/files/64...8/100_1246.jpg































and the updated 99-00 (facelift, shown on a si but comes on every 99-00 civic)















http://www.fastcoolcars.com/images/i...2000civic1.jpg































you can do the 99-00 front end conversion for the 96-98 civic.































but you will need some parts from the 99-00 to make it work correctly.































Required 1999-2000 Parts:















All the following parts to be installed HAVE TO be from a 99-00 Civic:















- Headlights (yes, both)















- Grille















- Hood















- Bumper















- Fenders































in fact you have to change EVERYTING about the front end. The core support tabs that hold the inner flaps of the bumper cover (the two outermost grille-type clips) are too wide to accept the 99-00 bumper as a direct fit. Some people have changed the entire core support while others have just cut the mounting pieces off the new bumper.































http://www.jdmuniverse.com/forums/ho...onversion.html































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