These projector style headlights for your 1999-04 Ford SVT Lightning pickup will give your truck a new aggressive look. Kit includes both driver and passenger headlights and includes housing, reflective backing, clear lenses, projector style driving lights, new bulbs, and adjusting studs.
Dingy headlights suck!
How many Lightnings have you seen driving around with dingy, yellow sometimes cracked headlights? Unless your truck has been sheltered its whole life in a dark, air tight container you have almost certainly experienced the dreaded yellow headlights. It's amazing how something as insignificant as a dull headlight can ruin your Lightning's overall appeal. And considering how easy and inexpensive it is to install a new set of headlights, side markers and park lamps it's funny how many people overlook this seemingly small detail.
1 Year Warranty On All Lights
Although the manufacturer does not always warranty their products, we do! If you consider buying lights from Latemodel Restoration Supply you can be assured that we will stand behind them! We only use the best possible manufacturers when selecting our products. We have heard of other companies telling their customers to bake their lights in an oven or run silicone around the seams to fix or prevent leak issues. Not here! If for some reason there is a defective light assembly we will simply replace it, no questions asked, for 1 year from the date of purchase. Not only do we like to offer our customers the best value, we back it up with the best service!
Our SVT Lightning headlights are available in factory original (99-00 style and 01-04 style), Clear Diamond and Projector. Headlight installation on the 99-04 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning is extremely easy and only requires 8mm socket and ratchet (an extension is needed for non-deep style sockets). NOTE: This process is the same for all 1997-2004 Ford F-150s.
We chose to use the 2001-04 Ford SVT Lightning Headlight Kit(Part# FTP-13008BK). Kit includes both driver and passenger headlights and side markers and includes housings, OE style clear lenses, new bulbs, and adjusting studs.They are OE Style replacements with Clear Lenses, amber reflector sidemarkers that are DOT compliant. This kit is a popular upgrade for older 1999-00 style Lightning headlights! This headlight kit comes with a 1 YEAR NO HASSLE WARRANTY.
JONATHAN MCDONALD: '99 TO 2004 Lightnings had two different styles of headlights-- the '99 and 2000 style, and then the '01 to '04 style, which is more of an ultra-clear design. Now it's a very common swap for '99 and 2000 guys to upgrade to the '01 to '04-style headlight set up, which is exactly what we're going to do on this white 2000 Lightning we've got behind us here. Now these new headlights, regardless of which direction you go, are covered by our no-hassle warranty. The headlights themselves include new bulbs and retainers, but you will have to transfer your existing bulb sockets and bulbs from your existing side markers to the new ones.
Now removing the headlights and side markers from your Lightning is extremely easy. All you want to do is grab hold of the two retaining clips that hold on the headlight, pull those up, then slide the headlight out of its whole and unplug the headlight bulb. Once you have the headlights set out of the way, grab you a 7-millimeter nut driver, or ratchet and socket, and remove the retaining screw for the side marker. With that out of the way, you can go ahead and pull the side marker forward, unplug the socket, and then remove the bulb-and-socket assembly from the old side marker.
Go ahead and grab your new light kit. On the side marker, you're going to want to go ahead and remove the protective backing, install your bulb socket, plug it back in, clip the side marker into place, and reinstall the retaining screw. With that done, grab your new headlight. Remember, it already comes with a new bulb, so you can just plug it in, line up the adjusters with their associated tabs, slide the headlight into place, and re-engage the two retaining clips there.
Now for just a little bit of time and not a whole lot of money, we greatly improved the appearance of this 2000 Lightning. You can do the same to yours. Now don't forget the fog lights. Check out our fog light replacement video so you can swap out your fog lights to match your new headlights. For more Lightning lighting options, check out latemodelrestoration.com.
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These headlights are bright! This is an outstanding upgrade for the time and money involved. The instructions were adequate and had one mistake with regard to the harness hookups (the lights need to be plugged into the body harness on both sides, not just one). Do take out the side marker/turn signal assemblies before you reinstall the headlights to allow you to easily line up the adjusters with their holes, and save yourself that frustration. Remove the plastic trim covering the hood latch and run the left side harness behind the latch- there is not enough length to run it down and under the truck. The harnesses and plugs are high quality, and the relays have a small tab that is predrilled that makes mounting to the body a snap using a panel fastener in existing holes right behind the headlights. Install took me about 2 hours, but part of that time was used to enclose the wires to the battery in loom for that factory installed look. The light assemblies themselves are very heavy duty as opposed to the light weight factory units. And of course Late Model Restoration was wonderful to work with and got them to me fast!