1. Getting Started - Prepare for the rear turn signal change
2. Remove Rear Turn Signal Bulb - Steps to remove a burnt out bulb
3. Helpful Hints - How to find rear turn signal replacement bulb type and other hints
4. Replace Bulb - Procedures to replace the new bulb
5. More Info. - Additional information on changing rear signals
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This video shows you how to replace a burnt out rear turn signal on your 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe. We recommend that you change both the driver and passenger side bulbs at the same time on your Santa Fe 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 Santa Fe's way of telling you that the bulb is burnt out. Turn your hazard lights on and check the front of your Santa Fe 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 Santa Fe, be careful not to touch the glass portion of the bulb with your fingers as this will cause the bulb to burn out prematurely.
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