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Old 06-28-2010, 09:52 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Front Side Marker Lamp Bulb Replacement

Anyone out there had any experience replacing the front side marker lamp bulbs on the 300 cars? I can't seem to locate any literature showing me how to do it and all the owners manual says is contact dealer. Yikes !
I don't see how to access them when looking at the car, yet it certainly can't be that difficult can it ?

Anyone out there help a long time forum veiwer and new member ?

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Old 06-28-2010, 10:19 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Welcome to the forums! See if this DIY link can help you out. Let us know how it goes!
http://www.300cforums.com/forums/tec...er-lights.html
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I just snipped the 3 rivets in each wheel well,(pry them up a bit with a screw driver and then snip off the head with a wire cutters) reached in and turned the lightbulb holder and then changed the bulb. Then replaced the original rivets, which are now junk, with the 1/4" re-usable screw in type from any auto parts house.
10 minutes and done.
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I just snipped the 3 rivets in each wheel well,(pry them up a bit with a screw driver and then snip off the head with a wire cutters) reached in and turned the lightbulb holder and then changed the bulb. Then replaced the original rivets, which are now junk, with the 1/4" re-usable screw in type from any auto parts house.
10 minutes and done.


this is probably the best and easiest way and the method of my choice as well
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Bulb replacement sucsessful

Thanks for all yor help. Replaced both front marker lamp bulbs last night with not too much difficulty at all.

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Glad we can help.
That's what this forum is meant to be for. I find that a lot of people disregard new members questions, because they've been asked before and they just don't want to bother with repeating answers.
But if you're new, it's a lot easier to ask than to search through tons of threads and not find an answer.
I'm still kinda new at this yet, so I am happy to give as much information as I can to those who are even newer than I.
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My CRD has the original orange ones of these and they have never worked since I had the car. When are they supposed to turn on? Are they part of the indicator circuit or do they work with the main lights?
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They turn on with the running lights and headlights.
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Definitely need a close look at mine then as they definitely don't do that!
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They turn on with the running lights and headlights.

....we dont have running lights here

they come on with sidelights or headlights
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