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Aug 22, 2:37pm - #38562 
remove taillight?

ok i finally unscrewed all three bolts from the taillights...now i cant remove the taillight from the trunk... there is wiring connected through this little white piece and i don't know how to remove it? i just dont want to mess up the wiring and damage anything eeeeh! any helpp????


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Aug 22, 2:53pm - #38563 
just unscrew the bolts...unplug the wiring from it...and it should just slide off.


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Aug 22, 3:34pm - #38564 
no need to remove the wire harness. Just twist the bulbs out. There are 3 of them. They are a lot easier to remove.


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Aug 22, 4:03pm - #38565 
Originally Posted by tony
no need to remove the wire harness. Just twist the bulbs out. There are 3 of them. They are a lot easier to remove.


were you talking to me when I said unplug the wires or what she said?

yea unplug them from the light...or twist, which ever term you like grin grin thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup


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Aug 22, 4:08pm - #38567 
haha ok thanks you guys!! i got them off...i sprayed them once...looks like a perfect match but maybe ill do one more...muahhahhaa


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Aug 22, 4:15pm - #38568 
ok crap...i got two hollow spots on my left light and i need to do it over...what is denatured alcohol and where can i get it? can i just use rubbing alcohol or anything else? thanks for all the input!


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Aug 22, 4:20pm - #38569 
I don't understand what you are doing to your tail lights or trunk?


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Aug 22, 4:22pm - #38570 
oooh oops lol i am REDDING my taillights...sorry i forgot to mention that...


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Aug 22, 4:25pm - #38571 
ohhhhhh ok... grin
why not just buy those TYC Red out tails? they look sooooo incredibly nice.


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Aug 22, 4:26pm - #38572 
You can get the alcohol at homedepot


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Aug 22, 4:28pm - #38573 
will methyl or ethyl alcohol work? because i know isopropyl isn't volatile enough...eeeek home depot is like 1 hour drive from here...


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