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How to change brake light, lens will not come off

How do I change the brake light when the lens will not come off?

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Ust take out sill panel on the rear body then remove the trim panel and then take out 4 bolts 10mm on thebackside of light then pull the light out then you can change the bulb/ Please rate my response thank you very much

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