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1997 Suby Outback: Fog Light

Hit a trailer hitch and need to replace. Is it just a lens or an entire assembly? Junk yard salvage part be OK? Will any other year model work?

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  • Anonymous Feb 24, 2009

    same deal. just i broke mine in a snow bank incident. 

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Junk yard part would be fine, around my area it's about half the cost of new. A decent junk yard has the info available as to what years are compatible. Just call them up, or stop in w/ your car year , make , model, they'll help you out.countrycurt0

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  • Curt Downs Aug 21, 2008

    The lens is probably held in by 2 screws. Take them out, remove what's left of the lens and look inside to see if the assembly is damaged (cracked, split, smashed, etc.) if not, you only need the lens. Junk yard might not want to separate, as the assembly needs a lens to sell. Dealer should have a lens, call for availability and price. countrycurt0

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