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indicator bulb replacement

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by and1g, Dec 5, 2013.

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    [Dec 5, 2013]
    need to change my drivers front indicator bulb any tips on changein it ??? looks like there is no room to get your hand behind the headlight ;(
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    Facelift or preface lift lights?
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    Preface lift w reg
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    does the front bumper need to come off to remove the headlight ????
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    [Dec 7, 2013]
    On pre-facelift lights, the indicator housing pops out
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    cool,what holds it in ?
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    Yep as Dave said.... Although there is a holding clip that needs twisting. Above the indicator unit on the metal slam panel there is an access hole. Using a large long Phillips screwdriver, place down the hole and twist the clip 90degrees. Then push the unit forward to pop out.
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    [Dec 8, 2013]
    cheers for the help guys got it sorted today :applaus:
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