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Old 11-06-2011, 05:06 PM
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Need to replace a bulb, HOW do I take the reat tail lights off? I see no screws, nothing.
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if there is no screws there then it is prolly just a push in type so just try pulling on them to get it off the holding clip but dont apply too much force as you do not want to break them
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My tail lights on my 01 do have a BLACK plastic trim pc that goes all the way around the tail light. I wonder if that needs to come off and then I can see the screws holding the tails in. I can't think that the whole assbly is just snapped in there!?!?!?
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Normally there are two screws accessed from the inner side (put tailgate down and look in the "jamb" of the tailgate.
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Hes right there are 2 torques screw's in tail gate jamb take those out and pull straght out. It sounds horrible when you do this cause the qurter panel side is held by clip's
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Yeah and to clarify....if it's the same as my 4th gen ram, you pull straight back, like in the direction out of the bed.
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yup, drop the tailgate, and there two t-25 torx screws, take them out and pull straight out, it might take a lil muscle to take em out, but they they will come out
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I got them out today
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I even looked with the got down. The bedliner spray coating sorta hide them from me
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That posts holding them it were a little hard to pull.
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