You will need
- - cotton gloves;
- - wrenches;
- - screwdriver;
- - new light bulb;
- - plastic caps;
- - alcohol.
Unplug the car. To do this, open the hood and remove the "minus" terminal from the battery. In any case, do not attempt to replace lamps when the ignition is on or not disconnected the battery terminal. This can lead to serious engine damage.
Wash the rear of the car, so road dirt does not hit the inner grooves when replacing the dimensions. Open the trunk to access the back side. Carefully pry the trim. Usually it is attached by plastic clips that break easily. Therefore, you should also stock up some supply of such plastic parts. They cost very little.
Locate the wires going to the back of the envelope. Carefully unplug all wires pads. Now locate the screws that are holding the body of the envelope to the body. Unscrew them, note the location of each. Now the envelope holding only the plastic retaining clips. Carefully remove the housing with little effort.
Locate on rear of housing dimensions plastic cover. Unscrew the bolt and remove it. Under it you will see the terminals that hold the bulb. Gently pull the connector down eve's side. Now the bulb can be removed from the slot.
Install the new bulb in place of the old. In any case do not touch the glass of new bulbs with your bare hands! Because the remaining surface fat light bulb can burn out when first turned on.
If you touched the bulb before installing into the socket it should be carefully wiped with alcohol moistened cloth. Next, you need to collect marker lights in the reverse order and reinstall.
Contact the service center if you have no opportunity to replace dimensions. It is also worth to visit the dealership if your car is out of warranty.
Replace tail light in cotton gloves. So you protect the hands from damage and will not leave on the glass a greasy residue.