I just changed one in my wifes wagon yesterday. Open the access panel (start with the passenger side, it's easier to see what you're doing, even if the pass side is OK, it'll give you a better view than the drivers side)
You'll see 2 plastic clips on the outside edge of the back of the lens. Release those and swing the plastic plate back, sliding the 2 tabs on the inboard side out of their slots. Sort of like the battery compartment door on your remote controls for tv's and such. With a little wiggling and carefull manoevering you can swing this plate around exposing the bulbs.
The drivers side is a little tougher because of the mounting box for the CD player, but it can be done!
take it to autozone if u buy it they may replace it for u
Tail lights and brake lights are easy to replace on a Jetta. Open your trunk, and look on the inside on the side of the broken tail light. There is a little compartment with two knobs. Turn them and the compartment will open. Squeeze the tabs on the light module and it will come out. Unscrew the dead bulb and screw in your replacement. Replace the light module, making sure it clips into place. Then close the compartment and turn the knobs to latch it. You are done! Source: Have a 2000 Jetta GLS and I replaced my tail light today.
Open the trunk. Loosen the black thumb latch wing nuts that hold the tail light assembly in place. pull the tail light assembly out. You should be able to acces the tail light bulbs to replace them.
you don't replace the tail light you just replace the bulb in it
replace rear tail light bulb
I just had a similar problem on my 2003 jetta. They replaced the bulbs and it turns out to be a faulty break light switch as well. Make sure to get it checked ASAP otherwise your shifter could get stuck in park.
On a 2012 toyota Highlander, How do you replace tail light Assembly
you can take the tail light out by unscrewing the wing nuts in the trunk, when all wing nuts are off pull the tail light out then take the light bulbs out to replace the tail light.
Remove tail light housing. Remove lamp. Replace lamp. Replace tail light housing.
You can not, you will have to replace the entire tail light.
Remove carpet inside trunk that covers tail ligh assembly, then unbolt tail light assembly, remove the assembly and bulb fixture of the bulb you want to replace, replace bulb and re-install in reverse order.
You don't, you change the bulb from inside the luggage area. To replace a broken red plastic tail light cover on a 2003 Ford Focus SE, open the trunk of the car. Look in the area inside the trunk opposite of where the tail light is located on the outside of the car. There will be 3 thumbscrews and one Phillips head screw used to attached the tail light cover. Remove all the screws. Pull the broken light cover away from the body of the car. Replace with new tail light cover and replace and tighten screws.
How do you replace a broken tail light cover for a 2005 Nissan Pathfinder ?
they are two different lights. replace the light that is malfunctioning, but check the fuses first. It's the cheapest way out.
Have a look at this link: http://www.wikihow.com/Replace-a-Tail-Light-on-a-Dodge-Grand-Caravan
the tail light is screwed in from the inside of the bed of the truck
Begin by removing the wiring harness to the back of your tail light. Remove the tail light assembly retaining bolts. The tail light will come off. Reverse the process to install your new tail light.
Open trunk, locate inside of tail light, unscrew thumb screws behind tail light. Pull out tail light. Be careful not to drop it. Keep one hand on the outside of the tail light.
Begin I removing the tail light connector. Take hold of the tail light, push in and turn at the same time. The tail light will come on. Reverse the process to install your new tail light.
It's pretty easy as the 2003. Follow the steps in the link below. http://articles.dashzracing.com/chevy-silverado-2003-2004-2005-2006-diy-tail-lights-installation-chrome-black/
lift the tail gate and there are two phillip head screws on the metal by the tail light.
2009 VW Volkswagen Jetta tail light bulb replacement: Purchase the correct replacement tail light bulb(s) first, before disassembling the vehicle. See sources and related links below for replacement bulb information. Then consult your owner's manual for the tail light bulb replacement procedure. As simple as it sounds, the owner's manual is the best place to start for bulb replacement instructions and illustrations. You may want to consider replacing both left and right at the same time in order to keep brightness and color equal (optional).
to replace tail light, you need to lower the tailgate> On the side of the bed that is covered by the closed tail gate are a couple of screws.Remove these screws and the tail light assembly can be removed.