Last updated: September 30, 2022
In this guide, we'll help you quickly and easily find the replacement bulb size(s) you need for your 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013 Chevy Silverado (2nd Generation). From the headlights to the brake lights and everything in between.
This guide covers all sub-models (1500 and 1500 Classic), Silverado 1500 trims (LS, LT, LTZ, LT1, LT2, LT3, WT, and Xtra Fuel Economy), and Silverado 1500 Classic trims (Hybrid, LS, LT, SS, and WT).
The Silverado 1500 Classic uses different bulbs in the low beams and fog lamps. We make the distinction below in our size charts. Unless specified, the bulb sizes are the same for both sub-models and all their respective trims.
We organized all the bulbs into 5 lighting categories with easy-to-read charts. Select any of the categories below to jump right to the bulb size chart you're looking for:
💡 TIP: Did you know that you can upgrade your headlight and fog light bulbs on your Silverado 1500? Get up to 300% more light with LED or HID bulbs. Learn more below the size charts!
️⭐ NOTE: This guide only applies to 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013 Chevy Silverado 1500 with the original factory (OEM) assemblies. If you have aftermarket headlights, fog lights, tail lights, etc. you will need different bulb sizes as per the manufacturer's specifications.
🎯 ACCURACY: If you notice any inaccuracies or missing information, please let us know so we can update the guide. Providing accurate and complete information is important to us and our readers.
🚧 IMPORTANT: Automotive light bulbs are vehicle-specific! Follow this guide, review your owner's manual or contact your dealership to make sure you're buying the right bulbs to avoid fitment issues.
|Low Beam Headlights (dims)||H11 (H8/H9)||Halogen||Yes|
|High Beam Headlight (brights)||9005 (HB3)||Halogen||Yes|
|Low Beam Headlights (dims)||9006 (HB4)||Halogen||Yes|
|High Beam Headlight (brights)||9005 (HB3)||Halogen||Yes|
|Brake Light (Rear)||3156 (3157)||Halogen||Yes|
|Brake Light (High-Mounted)||912 (921)||Halogen||Yes|
|Reverse Light||3156 (3157)||Halogen||Yes|
|Tail Light||3156 (3157)||Halogen||Yes|
|Turn Signal Bulb (Front)||3156 (3157)||Halogen||Yes|
|Turn Signal Bulb (Rear)||3156 (3157)||Halogen||Yes|
|Parking Light||3156 (3157)||Halogen||Yes|
|Side Marker (Front)||3156 (3157)||Halogen||Yes|
|Side Marker (Front)**||194 (168)||Halogen||Yes|
|Dome Light||211-2 (578)||Halogen||Yes|
|License Plate Light||194 (168)||Halogen||Yes|
|Map Light||211-2 (578)||Halogen||Yes|
|Trunk/Cargo Light||912 (921)||Halogen||Yes|
|Year Range||2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013|
|Low Beam Headlights||H11 (H8/H9)|
|Low Beam Headlights**||9006 (HB4)**|
|High Beam Headlight||9005 (HB3)|
|Fog Light||5202 (PS24W)|
|Brake Light (Rear)||3156 (3157)|
|Brake Light (High-Mounted)||912 (921)|
|Back-Up (Reverse) Light||3156 (3157)|
|Parking Light||3156 (3157)|
|Tail Light||3156 (3157)|
|Side Marker (Front)||3156 (3157)|
|Side Marker (Front)**||194 (168)**|
|Turn Signal Bulb (Front)||3156 (3157)|
|Turn Signal Bulb (Rear)||3156 (3157)|
|Dome Light||211-2 (578)|
|License Plate Light||194 (168)|
|Map Light||211-2 (578)|
|Trunk/Cargo Light||912 (921)|
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Check out this great video on how to change your headlight bulbs in your 2007 to 2013 Chevy Silverado 1500.
You will need a flat screwdriver to remove some small clips to gain access to the bulbs. We also recommend wearing gloves to prevent getting fingerprints on the bulbs.
Here is another install video, this time of a halogen to LED headlight bulb upgrade. This video is for the 3rd Gen. Silverado 1500s (2014-2015) but the front end is practically identical to the 2nd Gen. so it'll be a good reference and give you an idea of what upgraded bulbs look like. Enjoy!
Watch this great video on how to change your headlight assemblies on your 2007 to 2013 Chevy Silverado 1500. You will need the following tools:
Need more information about bulb sizes, how to change the bulbs, or simply need the owner's manual? Find it below:
Yes. This guide applies to all years from 2007 through 2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 (2nd Gen.) and 2007 Silverado 1500 Classic.
Yes. This guide applies to all sub-models (1500 and 1500 Classic), Silverado 1500 trims (LS, LT, LTZ, LT1, LT2, LT3, WT, and Xtra Fuel Economy) from 2007 to 2013, and Silverado 1500 Classic trims (Hybrid, LS, LT, SS, and WT) for 2007.
If you do a lot of nighttime driving or have difficulty seeing at night, we recommend upgrading from halogen to either LED or HID bulbs. They will produce more light and last longer than replacement bulbs.
Discover how you can put LED or HID bulbs in your factory headlights.
Yes. Changing halogen bulbs is quite easy. We strongly advise finding How-To videos online for the specific bulb(s) you wish to change and consult the Owner's Manual for additional help.
No. Aftermarket assemblies typically use different bulb sizes. Consult with the assembly manufacturer for the right bulb size(s).
Disclaimer: The information contained on this page is provided free of charge to our visitors. It was prepared to the best of our abilities and with all the information available to us at the time of writing. We reserve the right to change, remove or update any information contained on this page at any time and without notice to improve its accuracy. The most reliable method to determine the bulb size is by pulling your actual bulb(s) and reading the part number indicated directly on the bulb. The information compiled on this page comes with no guarantees or warranties.