EN
Parts & Tools Parts & Tools
Mechanics Mechanics
Gear Guide Gear Guide
search

Brake Light Change 2003-2008 Mazda 6

We are still working to obtain content for your car, however the video above is believed to have similar characteristics as your car.

 
Video Description

The brake lights on your 2006 Mazda 6 illuminate when you hit the brake pedal and help prevent you from being rear ended by the cars behind you. Brake light bulbs grow dimmer over time and eventually burn out. This video shows you how to change the brake lights on your 2006 Mazda 6. When you replace the brake light bulb on your 6, be careful not to touch the bulb directly with your fingers - the oil from your skin will cause the area that you touched to burn hotter than the rest of the bulb, which causes the bulb to burn out quicker.

If you are going to replace a bulb in your cluster, it is a good idea to replace all of them. Not only will the lights on your 6 be brighter, you decrease the likelihood you will need to change any of the bulbs again in the near future. A burnt out bulb in the taillight cluster of your 6 is an excuse for a police officer to pull you over. Check your bulbs frequently and change burnt bulbs promptly.

Other videos you might find helpful

  • Parking Light Change 2003-2008 Mazda 6
    Change the parking light

    Small bulbs that burn out regularly - did you know you can replace these with LED lights?

    2006 Mazda 6 i 2.3L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • Replace a Fuse: 2003-2008 Mazda 6
    Change an engine fuse

    If you have an electrical component that doesn't work, try replacing the fuse first

    2006 Mazda 6 i 2.3L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • Coolant Flush How-to: Mazda 6 (2003-2008)
    Coolant flush

    Flushing the coolant in your car is not that hard and will extend the life of your engine tremendously - learn how here!

    2006 Mazda 6 i 2.3L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • Transmission Fluid Leak Fix: 2003-2008 Mazda 6
    How to seal minor transmission fluid leaks

    Minor transmission fluid leaks can often be fixed with the right sealant - see how to do this

    2006 Mazda 6 i 2.3L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • 2003-2008 Mazda 6 Oil Leak Fix
    Plug the oil leak

    If you are leaking oil and parking on your oil spots each night, the oil is breaking down your tires' rubber

    2006 Mazda 6 i 2.3L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • How to Clean Battery Corrosion: 2003-2008 Mazda 6
    Clean the gunk off of your battery

    If your battery has green or white cruddy deposits, it is probably not getting enough juice from and will likely wear out sooner

    2006 Mazda 6 i 2.3L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
  • See all videos for the 2006 Mazda 6
Comments
The Right Parts
The Right Tools