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Brake lights on a Mazda 2000 MX5

Hi, Does the single screw at the boot rim release the entire lense or is there another attachment. I tried the screw but the lense didn't come away easily and I don't want to force it in case I break it. I'm reluctant to pay a garage €20 to replace a single bulb if I can do it myslef.

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  • gordonbell Jan 26, 2009

    Its the driver side brake light. There's a casing in teh boot that I wary of forcing off as the studs mightn't go back in easily but I think there's a nut holding the light on behind the casing. Thanks

  • Marc Podeszek May 11, 2010

    which light is it

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There are also two nuts inside the boot under the carpet which need to be undone. Took me a while to work it out and then I found out Halfords had sold me the wrong bulb. Have to do it all again tomorrow.

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It will come out as an assembly just be firm there is black rubbery tape around the lamp

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