Tail Light Change 2018-2019 Chevrolet Traverse

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. More Info. - Additional information on changing tail lights

Share on   Share on Twitter   Share on Facebook
Parts & Tools
Video Description

This video demonstrates how to change a burnt out taillight bulb on your 2018 Chevrolet Traverse. Some of the other bulbs in the tail light cluster such as the brake light or turn signal may also function as the tail light in your Traverse. It is possible for the turn signal or brake light to work but the tailight part to be burnt out - replacing the bulb on your Traverse will restore functionality to both. Since the tailights are on whenever your parking lights or headlights are on, they will burn out eventually. Burn out tail lights are a common reason for a police officer to pull you over, so we recommend changing all of the tail lights on your Traverse whenever one is burnt out.

When changing the tailight bulb on your Traverse, be careful not to touch the glass part of the new bulb as this will cause the tailight bulb to burn out quicker.

  • 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.

2018 Chevrolet Traverse High Country 3.6L V6 Lights Turn Signal - Rear (replace bulb)

Don't send mixed signals - if your turn signal doesn't blink, or blinks rapidly, you likely have a burnt out bulb

2018 Chevrolet Traverse High Country 3.6L V6 Oil Add Oil

Many cars will burn or leak a little bit of oil. Over time, this adds up and you might need to add some - learn how to here!

2018 Chevrolet Traverse High Country 3.6L V6 Battery Clean Battery & Terminals

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

2018 Chevrolet Traverse High Country 3.6L V6 Windshield Washer Fluid Check Fluid Level

There's no reason to check the washer fluid level without adding some - see how to do it here!