Rear Turn Signal Replacement Toyota Corolla (2009-2013)

1. Getting Started - Prepare for the repair

2. Remove Bulb - Steps to remove a burnt out bulb

3. Helpful Hints - How to find replacement bulb type and other hints

4. Replace Bulb - Procedures to replace the new bulb

5. More Info. - Additional information on changing rear signals

 
Video Description

This video shows you how to replace a burnt out rear turn signal on your 2012 Toyota Corolla. We recommend that you change both the driver and passenger side bulbs at the same time on your Corolla as they get dimmer over time and if one is out, then the other one is likely to burn out soon. If the turn signal (also known as a blinker or flasher) blinks rapidly or doesn't blink at all or lights up without blinking when it is turned on, this is your Corolla's way of telling you that the bulb is burnt out. Turn your hazard lights on and check the front of your Corolla and then the back, whichever side is not lighting up is the side with the burnt out bulb.

When changing the turn signal bulb in your Corolla, be careful not to touch the glass portion of the bulb with your fingers as this will cause the bulb to burn out prematurely.

Parts & Tools
dielectric grease
tail light bulb housings
panel poppers
led replacement bulbs
electric screwdrivers
hid kits
gloves
  • Advance Auto coupon for
    20% off entire order: KIOSK20
Author

Hans Angermeier has produced over 100,000 videos showing drivers how to fix things on their cars. He has broad expertise on basic repair procedures covering the majority of cars on the road.

2012 Toyota Corolla LE 1.8L 4 Cyl. Clock Set Clock

Is the clock in your car ahead or behind? Learn how to set it here!

2012 Toyota Corolla LE 1.8L 4 Cyl. Tires & Wheels Rotate Tires

Want an easy way to save $500? Rotate your tires at least three times per year

2012 Toyota Corolla LE 1.8L 4 Cyl. Air Filter (Engine) Replace

Replacing a dirty air filter can improve gas mileage by up to 4%. Isn't efficiency great?

2012 Toyota Corolla LE 1.8L 4 Cyl. Windshield Washer Fluid Add Fluid

One of the easiest fluids to top off - learn how to open the hood and where the reservoir is on your car