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How do I replace the third brake light on a 1995 Nissan Pathfinder

I have removed the three caps covering the screws on the brake light assembly and the screws thinking the cover would come off but there seems to be another screw holding the assembly down. I didn't want to pry on it too much and brake something. Help!

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    Jeff Youtsey Nov 29, 2014

    Now that i am thinking of your problem, In some cases there is a reflective cover behind the bulb, and some manufactures hide screws there.Have another look and let me know if this helps !

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I am not sure, but most most higher end imports like Nissan,Toyota,and so on. Have a clips of some sort along with the screws.I have a Lexus that is hard like that. Grab it with both hands and move it up or down! Good luck, and let me know!!!

Posted on Nov 20, 2014

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SOURCE: How do you remove the brake light assembly on a 2006 Nissan Armada

These can be a "bugger"... Once you have the 2 screws out, I usually get a small screwdriver wrapped in a rag between the lamp and the quarter panel (on the side of the vehicle) and gently pry the lamp straight towards the back. You might think that something is going to break and just when you think it will for sure, it will pop loose and the lamp will be in your hands, so be ready to catch it.

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OK God is here....ya have to peel the bedliner open and you will find 2 10mm bolts.....they release the assembly :)

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SOURCE: remeove rear combination tail light cover 2006 Nissan XTERRA

I just changed out a tailight on my 2000 Nissan Xterra, so I assume it may be similar. You have to pop the plastic strip which runs across the back. There are pop rivits in it.

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SOURCE: 1994 nissan pathfinder air conditioner

there could be anywhere from 1 to 3 screws at the floorboard area that are next to impossable to get to...sorry

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why not drill to seperate holes and put self tapping bolts in to hold it on simple fix

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