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Need to replace bulb in back up light - do not know how to remove assembly.

We have to replace the bulb in the left tail light of our 2004 Dodge Dakota truck. The only way we can see to remove the assembly is there are 2 screws that fasten into the left lip of the bed when the tail gate is open. Do we loosen these and just slide the assembly out to the left??

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Yes there are two slide clips in the fender side to keep that side in place

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