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How do you take off Tail-Lights??

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by kasper09, Jul 20, 2010.

  1. Jul 20, 2010 at 7:01 PM
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    kasper09

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    So I got new set of Tail-Lights, but there is no instruction.... Anybody can detail me on how do i take off the stock ones??? I want to just get a flat screw driver and pull it off but I'm scared it's gna crack my current one..
     
  2. Jul 20, 2010 at 7:02 PM
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    DeeKay21

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    Theres 2 bolts and you just yank it towards the back and they pop right off.
     
  3. Jul 20, 2010 at 7:07 PM
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    kasper09

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    what bolts are you referring to???
     
  4. Jul 20, 2010 at 7:10 PM
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    KDogg311

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    Drop the tail gate ... and theres 2 or 3 10mm bolts you gotta take off then pull =)
     
  5. Jul 20, 2010 at 7:10 PM
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    DeeKay21

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    Drop your tailgate and theres two 10mm bolts/screws on each side you take off.
     
  6. Jul 20, 2010 at 7:10 PM
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    johnw

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    well you asked for specs..... 06 trd sport speedway blue V-6 4.0 camburg lift spindles extended travel icons total chaos lowers allpro 4" leaf pack 17" xd hoss rims 305/65/17 mickey thompson baja atz Allpro hybrid bumper with 3 kragen HID lights color matched headlights grill craft grill AFE stage 3 CAI wicked flow muffler under cover bed cap inside i have..... wet okole real tree camo seat cover blue oznium dome light stealth sub box with 2 10" kicker comp subs kicker 400 watt amp weathertech floor mats
    to 10 mm bolts shiny is top and bottom were tail gat closes at the should be 3 of them dont worry bout the one in the middle
     
  7. Jul 20, 2010 at 7:22 PM
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    larryde09

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    I think the owner's manual shows where they are too. There's some pics in my build w/ the tail lights removed for reference.
     
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