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Old 12-15-2010, 11:01 AM
fab0418 fab0418 is offline
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Mein Auto: 2010 X5 3.0i 2000 Boxster
rear brake bulb

x5 2005
time to replace my rear brake bulb but i am having a hard time trying to turn the bulb housing out of its slot to get to the bulb. It doesn't seem to want to move.
Any suggestions??
Should i be turning counter or counter clockwise?
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Old 12-17-2010, 12:47 AM
Raimo Raimo is offline
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Use some contact cleaner first and then try again.
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Old 12-30-2010, 08:26 AM
fab0418 fab0418 is offline
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ok i got at the rear brake light...replaced the bulb. Brake lights working fine but know my rear light doesn't sem to want to work.
does anyone have any suggestions?
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