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rsone11 11-11-2009 06:27 PM

how to remove license plate bulbs????
 
how do you remove the license plate bulbs i want to replace them with led bulbs i got the covers off but cant seem to remive the actual bulbs....????

Robert Palmer 11-11-2009 06:31 PM

Re: how to remove license plate bulbs????
 
You need needle nose pliers even with those I cant get them out. Most people can get them off using that method though.

DAVY27 11-11-2009 06:32 PM

Re: how to remove license plate bulbs????
 
i used a tweezer and stick 2 pieces of automotive 3m mounting tape to each side. grab the bulb with the tape sticking on the bulb and pull it out

ItsAJeepThing 11-11-2009 06:38 PM

Re: how to remove license plate bulbs????
 
take long nose pliers and carefully pull out the bulbs

ItsAJeepThing 11-11-2009 06:38 PM

Re: how to remove license plate bulbs????
 
i pull out my license plate bulbs with my fingers.. takes about 1 second

pkang21 11-11-2009 10:41 PM

Re: how to remove license plate bulbs????
 
grow ur finger nail and just pick it like your nose. :)

HEMIBeast 11-11-2009 10:47 PM

Re: how to remove license plate bulbs????
 
Tweezer would work or needle nose pliers and wiggle it back and forth pulling away from socket.

mjl2610 11-11-2009 10:50 PM

Re: how to remove license plate bulbs????
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by Elvis Presley (Post 97517)
You need needle nose pliers even with those I cant get them out. Most people can get them off using that method though.

Thats how I did it.. I dont get why its so freaking hard on the WKs.. :confused:

mjl2610 11-11-2009 10:50 PM

Re: how to remove license plate bulbs????
 
Never gon' replace them i guess

05srt12b 11-11-2009 11:22 PM

Re: how to remove license plate bulbs????
 
yeah they suck to get out and put in. i broke one bulb and one cover.

Bane1021 11-15-2009 03:52 PM

Re: how to remove license plate bulbs????
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by HEMIBeast (Post 97724)
Tweezer would work or needle nose pliers and wiggle it back and forth pulling away from socket.

Thanks to blondie ;)

08Hemi 11-17-2009 11:14 AM

Re: how to remove license plate bulbs????
 
are LED bulbs P N P on the 08's? I just ordered two 921/168's from XenonDepot and I am hoping they will be...I think I have verifyed this but I want to 2X check...


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