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How to replace Marker lamp in 1999 Toyota Corolla

I have a 1999 Toyota Corolla. The right front Marker lamp got burnt. I want to replace it. I bought the Marker lamps. Can you please let me know the steps.
Thanks in advance.

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Open the hood. Observe the area above the right headlamp, close to the fender. You will see a phillips screw that holds a plastic tab. Remove the phillips screw. After removing the screw, pull the marker lamp assembly towards you. It may be real tight, if it has never been removed before. You need to pull the light assembly out of 2 retention sockets behind the marker lamp. Rotate the bulb socket to get to the bulb, replace the bulb, & slide it back in.Easy job.

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