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Old 03-24-2010, 15:19   #1 (permalink)
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2008 Headlight removal

I have an 08 Escape and I am trying to put some different headlights in it. I read the instructions in the owners manual on how to remove the headlight, but when I go to do it, the bulb assembly won't turn counter clockwise. I don't want to force it and break it.

Just wondering if anyone else has had this problem and what a possible solution might be?
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Old 03-24-2010, 17:13   #2 (permalink)
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Have you tried pushing it in slightly and trying to turn it? Other than that, I don't know what to say.
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Old 03-24-2010, 19:49   #3 (permalink)
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Ok, I'll give it a shot tomorrow.
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Weelllll, We're all on the edge of our seats. . .Did the bulb come out???
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Weelllll, We're all on the edge of our seats. . .Did the bulb come out???
LOL, sorry for the delay. I did get the bulbs out. Ended up having to gently persuade them with a pair of pliers and they were still pretty tough to get to turn. The new bulbs are nice though :)
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