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How do you remove sidelights bulbs

Discussion in 'Audi S4/A4/A4 Cab (B7 Chassis)' started by Audibritz, Apr 11, 2013.

  1. Audibritz

    Audibritz Active Member

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    Bought some Cree bulbs today and had a little look to make sure they are the right ones and I can't seem to fit my hand in there and twist it out?
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  2. Daemon

    Daemon Member

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    I had the same problem yesterday, did a quick google search and the most popular answer was just yank the two wires that go to them. Worked for me!
     
  3. Macdoon

    Macdoon Well-Known Member

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    Unfortunately it is a case of getting hold of the wires and giving them a tug, no twisting needed, I've done them a number of times and it's always daunting lol
     
  4. jdp1962

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    How about putting them back in again? Is it just a case of lining them up and giving them a shove forward?
     
  5. craichouse

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    Say no more...know what I mean?

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    Hey! :happy:
     
  7. Danny-boy

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    Yeah, it's easier to get them pushed back in with one finger.

    Trying to grab them out with 2 fingers is the hard bit, I just pull the wires too.
     
  8. mancdan

    mancdan Active Member

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    I struggled with mine for a few mins but eventually they came out after pulling gently on the wires. They are such a pain in the backside, as are the headlight bulbs.
    Much easier to put back in once you have removed too.
     

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