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Tail light bulb

I took thin piece of carpet in trunk away from tail light and can see bulb. But the bulb holder is different than older Ford cars I have had and I do not want to break bulb holder getting it out. Can you tell me what to do? I have lost my owner's manual. Thanks

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    The light bulb holder has broken away from the body trim. What is the name of the part where the bulb holder screws on to?

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