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Rear top brake light removal (to change bulb)

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Mak, Jun 16, 2010.

  1. Mak
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    Mak Azure Blue S3

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    [Jun 16, 2010]
    As title

    Does anyone have a thread of sticky on how to remove this light, so i can change a bulb!

    Thanks in advance ;-)
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    thegoal007 Another S3 owner....

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    With great care, patience and preferably using someone with slim finger !
    I lost one bulb in the lens compartment and it's still there a year on !
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    do you have to remove the plastic trim in the boot that covers it?
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    thegoal007 Another S3 owner....

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    There has been a post about how carefully to do this.

    With regards to your question. basically as you have to manoever the plastic trim to an angle in order to take the bulb out. Ideally if we could remove the trim completely the bulb would be on the back of it and then easy to replace the bulb, but ....if only....
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