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HMS Lamp will be mounted in roof or in rear parcel tray.

You have to locate the screws which will be closed/covered by a dummy cap. Remove the cap and unscrew the assembly, you will be able to replace the bulbs

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How do i replace a 2006 A6 rear light. I crashed into a wall in the ice and it broke the plastic. I have a full replacement unit.

Rear iignts in rear na, removing and instaiiing

Fig. 325: Rear Lights In Rear Lid, Removing And Installing



CAUTiON: • Switch off all electrical components.

. . Switch ignition off and remove ignition key.

o Turn light switch into "0" position.

o Open cap - 1 - for warning triangle.

o Rotate quick-release screw - 2 - counter-clockwise 90 C and remove cover - 3 - from luggage compartment lining - direction of arrow -

Fig. 326: Removing Bulb Socket From Housing, Pressing Catch Bracket Downward


o Disconnect electrical harness connector

o Remove bulb socket - 1 - from housing, press catch bracket - 2 - downward - arrow - to do so

Fig. 327: Identifying Nuts, Clamping Bracket, Inner Tail Lamp, And Clamp Mounting


o Unscrew nut - 2 - and remove clamping bracket - 1 -

o Remove nut - 4 - and remove inner tail lamp - 3 - toward outside

o Remove clamp mounting - 5 - from body cut-out

Fig. 328: Identifying Clamp Mounting, Nuts, Inner Tail Lamp, And Tabs



Installation is the reverse of removal, noting the following:

NOTE: • Make sure seal between body and tail lamp housing seals properly.

. Attach clamp mounting -2 - at inner tail lamp and screw on nut -3 - loosely.

. Attach inner tail lamp -4 - at body cut-out and make sure grip tabs - arrows - of clamp mounting rest against body cut-out

. Slide clamp mounting - 1 - onto threaded pin of inner tail lamp and tighten nuts - 3 - and -5 -.

Jan 19, 2011 | 2006 Audi A6

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Rear turn signal b ulb burned out - How to replace

Rear Turn Signal, Brake and Parking Lights
  1. Remove the tail light assembly screws, then the assembly.
  2. Disconnect the twist lock socket from the lens housing. NOTE: To remove the bulb, turn the twist lock socket (at the rear of the housing) counterclockwise 1?4 turn, then remove the socket with the bulb; replace the bulb if defective. Fig. 7: Remove the tail light assembly screws, then the assembly - wagon shown 86816223.jpg Fig. 8: Twist the socket counterclockwise to remove from the housing 86816225.jpg Fig. 9: This type of bulb simply can be pulled out of the socket for replacement 86816226.jpg To install:
  3. Attach the socket assemblies to the back of the lamp unit.
  4. Install the lamp assembly to the vehicle with the mounting screws.
License Plate Light
  1. Remove the lens screws.
  2. Once the lens is removed you, can access the bulb and replace if needed. To install:
  3. Install the new bulb, then attach the lens to the body of the vehicle.
Center High Mount Stop Lamp
  1. Remove the screws securing the lamp cover.
  2. Remove the mounting nuts, then unplug the electrical harness to the lamp assembly.
  3. The lamp now should come out. To install:
  4. Position the lamp assembly to the vehicle, then attach the electrical harness to the lamp.
  5. Install the mounting nut, tighten to 62 inch lbs. (7 Nm).
  6. Attach the lamp cover. Fig. 10: Exploded view of the center high mount stop lamp assembly - wagon shown 86816230.gif
    Fig. 11: Light bulb application chart for all models with non-European headlamps 86816237.gif
    Fig. 12: Light bulb application chart for Buicks with European headlamps 86816235.gif
    Fig. 13: Light bulb application chart for Oldsmobiles with European headlamps 86816236.gif
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Dec 19, 2010 | 1994 Buick Century

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Wondering how to change the third brake light (one located in back window) on a 2006 hyundai sonata

High Mounted Stop Lamp Removal & Installation To Remove:
High Mounted Stop Lamp hyundai-06-00-5896.gif

  1. Disconnect battery negative cable.
  2. Disconnect high mounted stop lamp electrical connector from inside trunk.
  3. Remove package tray.
  4. Replace bulb from package tray.
To Install:
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  1. Install package tray.
  2. Connect high mounted stop lamp electrical connector from inside trunk.
  3. Connect battery negative cable.
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Oct 12, 2010 | 2006 Hyundai Sonata

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How do i change the brake light on jeep liberty 2006?

1) You will need to open the rear swing door.

2) On the inside jam there are two torx headed screws (T-15's if I remember correctly).

3) Unscrew the two torx screws.

4) The light is now held by two mounting tabs (small spherical headed plastic sets that go through a rubber grommet).

5) You will need to pry the light casing off (easy pressure with a good size flat head screw driver will do the trick).

6) The light bulbs are twist mount settings inside the light casing.

7) Twist out the mount setting, change the bulbs, and reset the light mountings.

8) To put the light casing push the light casing back on and put in the screws. Everything else will work in reverse when it comes to assembling the whole unit.

2006 Jeep Liberty Replacement Light Bulb Sizes
Low Beam Headlamp Bulb Size: 9007
High Beam Headlamp Bulb Size: 9007
Parking Light Bulb Size: 2825 or 3157
Front Turn Signal Light Bulb Size: 3157
Rear Turn Signal Light Bulb Size: 3757ALL
Tail Light Bulb Size: 3157
Stop Light Bulb Size: 3157
High Mount Stop Light Bulb Size: 921
Fog/Driving Light Bulb Size: 9145 or H3-55W
License Plate Light Bulb Size: 168
Back Up Light Bulb Size: 3157
Front Side Marker Light Bulb Size: 168
Ash Tray Light Bulb Size: 161
Map Light Bulb Size: 578
Dome Light Bulb Size: 578
Step/Courtesy Light Bulb Size: 906
Trunk/Cargo Area Light Bulb Size: 578

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May 08, 2010 | 2006 Jeep Liberty

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How do i change a brake light bulb on 2000 vw jetta?

  • Switch off all electrical consumers, switch off ignition key and remove ignition key.
  • Remove rear luggage compartment side panel trim (left or right).
  • Remove 3 nuts, arrows, and remove housing.
  • Remove bulb holder.
  • Install bulb holder.
  • Insert housing into body opening.
  • Tighten nuts.
  • Install applicable rear luggage compartment side panel trim.
Rear Light Bulb Holder Removing And Installing:
  • Disconnect electrical connector.
  • Depress retainers, arrows, and remove bulb holder.
98971817.gif Installing:
  • Install in reverse order of removal.
And the Center Mounted Brake Lamp.
High mount Brake Light Removing And Installing:
The high mount brake light is installed in the rear shelf.
98971288.gif Removing:
  • Switch off all electrical consumers, switch off ignition key and remove ignition key.
  • Disconnect electrical connector from high mount brake light.
  • Remove rear shelf
  • Un-clip high-mount brake light from rear shelf, arrows.
  • Install in reverse order of removal.
NOTE: The bulb holder base plate contains soldered- in light emitting diodes (LEDs) that are not replaceable. In the event of LED malfunction, replace complete bulb holder.

Mar 13, 2010 | 2000 Volkswagen Beetle

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Headlight mounting for 98 Buick Century

GM Century/Lumina/Grand Prix/Intrigue 1997-2000 Repair Guide
Sealed Beam
  1. Open the hood.
  2. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  3. Remove the headlamp bezel retainers and bezel.
  4. Remove the spring from the bottom edge of the headlamp assembly.
NOTE Do not apply pressure to the plastic bubble of the vertical aim indicator.
  1. Detach the electrical connector from the assembly.
  2. Unfasten the two screws from the headlamp retaining ring.
  3. Rotate the retaining ring away from the headlamp.
  4. Remove the headlamp from the vehicle.
To install:
  1. Position the headlamp and retaining ring and secure with the two retaining screws. Tighten the screws to 18 inch lbs. (2 Nm).
  2. Attach the electrical connector to the assembly.
  3. Install the spring to the bottom of the headlamp assembly.
  4. Install the headlamp bezel and retainers.
  5. Connect the negative battery and test the lights for proper operation.
Composite Headlamps
The headlamps used on the majority of vehicles covered by this guide are called "composite lamps". Unlike the glass sealed beam units used on older vehicles, these headlamps are made of special plastic using small halogen gas bulbs. The bulbs are replaceable, but they do require special handling.

CAUTION Halogen bulbs contain a gas under pressure. Handling a bulb improperly could cause it to shatter into flying glass fragments. Always allow the bulb to cool before removal. Always use the following precautions to help avoid personal injury.
Turn the light switch OFF and allow the bulb to cool before changing bulbs. Leave the switch OFF until the bulb replacement procedure is complete.
Always wear eye protection when changing a halogen bulb.
Handle the bulb only by its base. Avoid touching the glass. Do not drop or scratch the bulb.
Keep the bulb away from moisture.
Place the used bulb in the new bulb's carton and dispose of it properly. Keep halogen bulbs out of reach of children.
Depending on the installation, the low-bean and the high-beam halogen bulbs may actually be removable without removing the entire composite headlamp assembly. Look your application over carefully to see there is enough room behind the headlamp to fit your hand to remove the bulb holder. Since removing the composite headlamp assembly is not difficult, the following procedure assumes that the headlamp is being removed from the vehicle for halogen bulb service.

  1. Raise the hood and look at the headlamp installation. On some applications, the headlamp is retained by screws and some molded tabs that slip into slots in the sheetmetal mounting bracket. On other applications, two U-shaped clips may hold the headlamp in place. Remove the headlamp retainers and gently work the headlamp free of the vehicle.
  2. If the wiring harness is so short that it is difficult to work on the headlamp, simply unplug the electrical connector from the headlamp assembly.
  3. The halogen bulb may have a large, knurled plastic ring that retains the socket to the headlamp. Turn this ring to detach it and remove the socket with the halogen bulb.
  4. Remove the burned-out bulb and discard safely.


WARNING Do not touch the glass bulb with your fingers. Oil from your fingers can severely shorted the life of the bulb. If necessary, wipe off any dirt or oil from the bulb with rubbing alcohol before completing installation.
  1. Take great care not to touch the new replacement halogen bulb as oil from your skin will burn when the bulb is turned on and may damage the glass, shortening the life of the bulb. Use a clean, dry paper towel to handle the bulb.
  2. Installation is the reverse of the removal procedure.
  3. Verify that the lights work correctly.

Headlamp adjustment may be temporarily made using a wall, as described below, or on the rear of another vehicle. When adjusted, the lights should not glare in oncoming car or truck windshields, nor should they illuminate the passenger compartment of vehicles driving in front of you. These adjustments are rough and should always be fine-tuned by a repair shop which is equipped with headlamp aiming tools. Improper adjustments may be both dangerous and illegal.


Fig. Typical composite headlamp aiming rods


Fig. Typical horizontal and vertical adjuster locations

Fig. Vehicle headlamp aiming device (RH)-Buick shown, others similar
Before removing the headlamp bulb or disturbing the headlamp in any way, note the current settings in order to ease headlamp adjustment upon reassembly. If the high or low beam setting of the old lamp still works, this can be done using the wall of a garage or a building:
  1. Park the vehicle on a level surface, with the fuel tank about 1 / 2 full and with the vehicle empty of all extra cargo (unless normally carried). The vehicle should be facing a wall which is no less than 6 feet (1.8m) high and 12 feet (3.7m) wide. The front of the vehicle should be about 25 feet from the wall.
  2. If neither beam on one side is working, and if another like-sized vehicle is available, park the second one in the exact spot where the vehicle was and mark the beams using the same-side light. Then switch the vehicles so the one to be aimed is back in the original spot. It must be parked no closer to or farther away from the wall than the second vehicle.
  3. Perform any necessary repairs, but make sure the vehicle is not moved, or is returned to the exact spot from which the lights were marked. Turn the headlamps ON and adjust the beams to match the marks on the wall.
  4. Have the headlamp adjustment checked as soon as possible by a reputable repair shop.

Hope helps with this (remember rated this) Good luck.

Jan 13, 2010 | 1998 Buick Century

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I need brake lights i have replaced the bulbs and the brake switch still no lights

Im not sure about that year make and model but usually there is a censer on the brake peddle next to the fire wall, that may have gone bad. but check the simplest thing first, if the fuse hasn't been changed in a whyle, go ahead and change it. Thair may also be fuses in the engine compartment as well.

Dec 11, 2009 | 1995 Volvo 940

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Replace fog light bulb for 2006 Honda Odyssey

Touring Model
Use a wrench to remove the mounting bolt from the underbody through the hole in the splash shield.
Remove the fog light assembly from the bumper by pulling its inner edge first, then the whole assembly out of the bumper.
Remove the electrical connector from the bulb by pushing on the tab and pulling the connector down.
Remove the bulb from the fog light assembly by turning it one quarter turn counterclockwise.
Push the electrical connector onto the new bulb.
Turn on the fog lights to test the new bulb.
Reinstall the fog light assembly into the bumper. Tighten the mounting bolt.
Insert the new bulb into the assembly and turn it one-quarter turn clockwise to lock it in place.
Hope this helps you.

Nov 22, 2009 | 2006 Honda Odyssey

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How to hook up a engine temperature guage.

After market ---  Electrical or Mechanical? If you have a A/M Mechanical this is easy.Find where you want to mount it, in side the cab. run the sensor tube out to the eng. bay. thru the fire wall. Find a place on the engine head any where you find a plug that is the same size as the fitting in the kit. Drain coolant and install your sensor tube. Some come with lights, find your fuse to your running lights and push your gage light wire in next to the fuse and your done. Sim. if dealing with a electrical gage- Mount your gage, run your wiring out thru the fire wall out to the sensor fitting, drain coolant mount your sensor wire it up. hook up the light same way. 

Aug 04, 2009 | 1983 Ford Bronco

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Pontiac grand am 2004 left brake light and center mount

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