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How do you change bulbs in Mercury Tracer rear lights?

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Answered 2007-01-10 21:43:13

Depends on the year of the car. But basically there will likely be some plastic paneling in the trunk that can be removed by releasing the tabs on it. (don't lose them!) Pull back the platic paneling, and find the bulb you need to replace. The bulb closest to the outside of the car is usually the running/signal bulb. And the one closer to the inside of the car is the brake light. To remove the socket, twist it and pull out. If it doesn't twist easily, try the other direction. Also, there is likely a spring in the socket that prevents the bulb from popping out. You need to release it to get the bulbs out. Best of luck.

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