How to Change a Brake Light

Brake Light

If one of your brake lights have blinked their last, then it’s time to learn how to replace a brake light! Change it from the convenience of your Williston garage by following our step-by-step guide that will quickly teach you how to change a brake light. Contact our service team for more information, or view our service tips for more how-to guides.

How to Replace a Brake Light: 3-Step Guide

Learn how to change light by following the directions below:

  1. Get the Correct Bulb for Your Vehicle: Make sure that you buy the correct OEM part for your make and model for the best fit. Brake lights are one of the most critical safety features on your vehicle, so a good fit is essential!
  2. Remove Tail Light Cover: After you’ve ordered an OEM replacement bulb, remove the color lens cover and old bulb with a screwdriver.
  3. Replace the Brake-Light Bulb: Apply dielectric grease to the end of the new brake light before installation to prevent corrosion and rust. Put the new bulb in place and reattach the tail light housing cover.

Why You Should Routinely Check Your Brake Lights

Tail lights are an essential part of driving in Belcourt and beyond. Stay safe on the road and avoid getting a ticket by routinely checking your brake lights for signs of malfunctioning. Our expert technicians can check your brake lights for you during your routine service check-up at our service center in Minot.

Have Your Chevy Inspected at the Ryan Chevrolet Service Center

Our service department can help New Town area drivers keep their Chevrolet maintenance up-to-date for less with our service specials. We also offer access to online how-to guides so our customers can perform quick service from the conscience of their home. Learn how to program a Chevy key fob, check your tires, and more! Choose us to experience fast service and expert advice when you bring in your Chevy Equinox, Chevy Tahoe, and more!

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