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Can't get plastic cover off headlight

How do I remove the clear plastic cover to the front headlight to replace saturn station wagon turn signal? Thank you.

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As far as I know (based on my 1996 model) you don't remove the cover. The lamp comes out with its socket from behind, under the hood. Twist the socket to release it from the housing, pull it out, replace the lamp and put it back. It's just a bit of a pain to get at. You might try calling your local Saturn dealer's service department to check for sure if your model has changed a lot from my '96.

(I liked my car. But the timing chain slipped and trashed the engine. Make sure to keep checking your oil!)

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