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I am trying to replace a bulb in the rear tail light of my Chevrolet Lacetti. I have opened the tailgate and removed the two screws which hold in the light assembly but still cannot get the assembly out. I have then peeled back the carpeting inside the trunk area to reveal the back part of where the assembly is located. This is where I get stuck as there does not seem to be any screws or anything. All there is are two plastic things which move when I jiggle the light assembly but does not seem any way of taking them off! Can anyone please help? Thanks you.

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Try to turn the two plastic things counterclockwise to loosen them...on many GM tail assemblies these are actually hold-down screws...to re-install insert onto bolt and turn clockwise to securely tighten...you probably did not have to remove the two other screws...Hope this helps.

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