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Need to change brake lights on the car.

I want to know how I can change my brake lights on my 98 ford escort?

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  • Corey Morgan May 11, 2010

    you mean just change out the bulbs, or what specifically?

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Open your trunk, you will see 2 screws that retain the brake light lens. Pull the felt on the side down, and you will see 2 plastic snap in clips. Remove the 2 screws and then use a pair of pliers to compress the plastic snap in clips to release them. From there you can remove the lens and replace the bulbs.

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