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look on the inside of the trunk. there should be some kind of butteryfly or 9/16 plastic nut. remove those and pull the light assembly loose from the trunk. if there are no nuts or retainers, just pry startingnear the bottom near the trunk latch. good luck.

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Q: How do you replace the back-up lights on a 1997 Cadillac Seville?
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