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Looking for a light? Then you should equip your car with a high-quality Cigarette Lighter for your vehicle. This lighter is designed to absorb electricity-supplied by the battery-from the lighter socket. Once this component absorbs enough electricity, it can produce enough heat to light a cigarette. When looking for an excellent auto lighter, you must take note of several factors. First, you have to make sure that it's metal parts are resistant to heat. Whenever you activate this lighter, the heat absorbed by the metal can burn skin. This will not be the case if your component is highly resistant to heat. The next thing you have to worry about is compatibility. For better performance, purchase a lighter that is compatible with your vehicle's make and model. This component operates with a low-power requirement, making it energy efficient. You should also check the spring quality of the product. Stronger springs extend the service life of the product. No installation work is required to make this product work. Just plug it in the lighter receptacle and test if it works-it's that easy. Cigarette lighters abound the market these days; however, if you want to get the best value for your money, make sure to get a replacement from a reputable store like Auto Parts Warehouse. Just view our electrical accessories catalog and look for a compatible component for your vehicle. Our online store offers a wide array of Cigarette Lighter selections at prices that you can easily afford!

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Replacing Your Vehicle's Cigarette Lighter

In the past, a vehicle's cigarette lighter was only used to light up cigars or cigarettes. Over the years, people were made aware of the health risks posed by smoking and became more health conscious. Modern vehicles still include cigarette lighters to power electronic devices, ranging from air compressors, laptops, mobile phones and music players. It became an indispensible accessory for the modern driver.

To help you change a cigarette lighter, we have prepared tips, tools and steps to guide you with this project.

Difficulty Level: Easy

Tools that You'll Need:

  • Fuse
  • Mobile phone or any portable electronic device
  • Mobile phone charger or adapter plug
  • Brand new cigarette lighter

Safety Tips and Reminders:

  • Consult your vehicle's owner's manual its model and make before purchasing a replacement part. It's important to know the exact type and part that you're replacing.
  • Check your replacement parts and make sure that they are compatible to your vehicle's make and model.
  • Exercise caution when handling the vehicle's cigarette lighter because it can cause serious burns if mishandled.

The Steps:

  1. Insert the key into the ignition to turn on your vehicle's interior power. It should be able to turn on the radio and cabin lights.
  2. Place the mobile phone charger or adapter plug into the cigarette lighter receptacle. Check if your mobile phone or device is charging properly.
  3. If the mobile phone or device is not charging, locate the fuse box and check if a fuse was blown. Please refer to your vehicle's manual on how to replace a busted fuse. If the fuse is okay, proceed to the next step.
  4. Insert the new cigarette lighter plug into the receptacle. Press the plug down and wait for it to pop out.
  5. Remove the plug and if you see a red-hot tip, the cigarette lighter is already working.

Installing a cigarette lighter will take about 20 minutes for an expert DIYer and around 30 minutes for a beginner. Have fun and stay safe!