Brake Light Change 2009-2019 Dodge Journey 2010 Dodge Journey SXT 3.5L V6
This video demonstrates how to replace the brake lights on your 2010 Dodge Journey. Consider a bulb like the zXe, which uses a proprietary Xenon gas mixture to match the white light of HID lights for the brightest headlight and added clarity.
Can I change my own brake light?
Anyone can learn to replace a faulty brake light; a replacement bulb costs about $10, and replacing it yourself will save you about $20 in labor and the time it takes to travel to the shop and wait for the work to be done.
What tools do you need to change a brake light?
You’ll probably need a flathead or Phillips screwdriver to remove the screws holding the taillight housing in place. If your vehicle allows easy access to the taillight housing, you won’t need any tools; simply snap off the fabric covering to reveal the bulb in its socket.
Can you drive with a brake light out?
If your vehicle has a defect, such as a broken brake light, the police may issue you a “vehicle defect rectification notice,” which requires you to have your vehicle repaired and provide proof of repair, such as a receipt from a mechanic.
How long does it take to change a brake light?
How long does it take to replace a brake light? It’s important to know what to expect when it comes to car maintenance and repairs. Fortunately, replacing a tail light bulb isn’t difficult and shouldn’t take more than 45 minutes to an hour.
How do you replace a brake light in a Hyundai Elantra?
Steps to take
- Disconnect the electrical wire.
- Remove the brake light socket by turning it counterclockwise.
- Remove the brake light bulb from the socket by pulling it out.
- Install the new brake light bulb into the socket.
Does Walmart fix brake lights?
Unfortunately, Walmart Auto Care Centers do not service any aspect of a vehicle’s brakes, including brake pads, sensors, brake fluids, taillights, or brake lights; however, Walmart does sell replacement brake light bulbs, which you can purchase and install yourself.
How much does it cost to change a brake light?
Brake light bulb replacement is almost always inexpensive, as bulbs cost $5 to $10 and labor costs $10 to $20, though some designs cost slightly more.
Do you need to disconnect battery to change brake light?
No, you don’t have to disconnect the battery; just make sure the lights and ignition are turned off before doing so.