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Brake Light Change 2006-2011 Chevrolet HHR

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The brake lights on your 2009 Chevrolet HHR 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 2009 Chevrolet HHR. When you replace the brake light bulb on your HHR, 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 HHR 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 HHR is an excuse for a police officer to pull you over. Check your bulbs frequently and change burnt bulbs promptly.

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Step by Step Instructions for your Chevrolet HHR

  1. In order to learn how to change the brake lights in your 2009 Chevrolet HHR, watch the video above.
  2. Locate which bulb you are going to replace and take off the cover inside the trunk that has the bulb assembly inside
  3. Take out the bulb assembly and pull the bulb from the socket.
  4. This is the halfway point of changing the brake light in your 2009 Chevrolet HHR.
  5. Click in the new bulb to the socket and twist it back into the lens.
  6. Make sure everything is secure
  7. You can put back the panel to cover the bulb assembly
  8. Close the trunk and you are done!
  9. You just changed the burnt out brake light in your 2009 Chevrolet HHR.
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