Dodge Colt/Challenger/Conquest/Vista 1971-1989 Repair Guide

Rear Tail Lamp

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Fig. Fig. 1 On some models the bulb type will be imprinted in the lamp body

REMOVAL & INSTALLATION





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Fig. Fig. 2 Carefully pry the lamp assembly from the vehicle body



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Fig. Fig. 3 Some rear tail lamp assemblies are sealed with butyl sealer



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Fig. Fig. 4 For bulb replacement, (on some models) there is an access trim panel inside the hatch area



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Fig. Fig. 5 Unclamp the bulb housing ...



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Fig. Fig. 6 ... and pull the unit straight out



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Fig. Fig. 7 Remove the bulbs and replace if necessary

  1. On some models, there are no mounting screws on the tail lamp. Simply and carefully pry the lens off the body of the car. If there are mounting screws, remove them.
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  3. From the inside of some models, remove the trim panel to access the lamp bulbs. If not, remove the lamp bulbs from the exterior of the vehicle.
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  5. Under the interior trim panel, unclamp the bulb housing from the body of the car.
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  7. Then remove the bulbs from their sockets.
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  9. Reverse to install.
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