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How to Replace Tail Light and Bulb 05-07 Jeep Liberty

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How to Replace Tail Light and Bulb 05-07 Jeep Liberty

Created on: 2014-01-14

Watch this video to learn how to replace the tail light assembly, or just the bulbs, on your 02-07 Jeep Liberty. 1A Auto will show you how!

  1. step 1 :Remove the tail light assembly
    • Remove the two T20 Torx bolts
    • Firmly pull the tail light assembly out.
    • If all you need are new bulbs, disconnect them and replace them and continue to step 2.
    • Disconnect the wiring harness lead and unclip the wiring from the back of the assembly.
    • Transfer the bulbs to the new assembly, or install new bulbs into the new assembly.

    Open the tailgate and use a socket extension and Torx bit to access the driver's side Torx bolts.

  2. step 2 :Install the tail light assembly
    • Connect the wiring harness if you disconnected it.
    • Line up the pins and clip the tail light into the vehicle.
    • Secure with your T20 Torx Drivers.

Tools needed for replacement

  • Star Drivers & Sockets

    T20 Driver

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Brought to you by, your source for quality replacement parts and the best service on the Internet. Hi, I'm Don from 1A Auto. I hope this how-to video helps you and the next time you need a part for your vehicle think of Thanks. In this video, we show you how to the replace the taillight assembly as well as change the taillight bulbs on this 2006 Jeep Liberty and it's the same part and process on these Liberty's from 2005 to 2007. The only items you'll need for this is a new taillight assembly from and T20 Torx bit and a ratchet with an extension.

The taillights held in by two T20 Torx bolts and we'll just fast forward as Don removes both of these. Once those are removed, pull out on the taillight. Lean it back. Now to service your bulbs, you just twist out the socket, pull the bulb out, push your new bulb into place and twist it back in. It's the same for all three sockets. To disconnect your assembly, pull the harness from the taillight and then push this red clip out. Then push the tab on the harness and pull it free. On the left is the old taillight assembly. On the right is the new one from 1A Auto. You can see they're identical and they'll mount exactly the same.

Connect your new taillight and then push that red clip back in. Line up these two tabs with the two holes on the vehicle and push them in place. Making sure your harness is tucked behind the taillight. We'll just fast forward here as Don replaces those two T20 Torx bolts. We've shown you how to do the right rear taillight and we're going to show you how to access the fasteners for the left rear taillight. Go ahead in through here. I'm going to use the same T20 bit, I'm going to use a long extension and you can see, you're going to go in right through here to access the upper one and down here to access the lower one. Aside from that, the operation in changing the taillight light bulbs and changing the assembly is exactly the same as the right side. We do offer two types of taillights at 1A Auto. We have the regular replacement light as you can see here and we also have these taillights with the guard on them.

We hope this video helps you out. Brought to you by, your source for quality replacement parts and the best service on the Internet. Please feel free to call us toll free 888-844-3393. We're the company that's here for you on the Internet and in person.

Tools needed for replacement:

    Star Drivers & Sockets

  • T20 Driver

2005 - 2006  Jeep  Liberty
2007 - 2007  Jeep  Liberty
2005 - 2007  Jeep  Liberty
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