How to Change a Brake Light

Wrench and Radiator

You can rely on our Chandler service department to help you with all of your regular maintenance tasks and requirements, but what if you’d like to take care of things at home? Well, we’re just as happy to pass along DIY car care tips to our Phoenix area customers. If you’re wondering how to replace a brake light, we’re glad to say that it’s a simple, three-step process.

Step-by-Step: How to Replace a Brake Light

It only takes a moment to learn how to replace a brake light. Check your owner’s manual to identify the lights that you should use, pick up a new bulb at our parts department, and grab a phillips-head screwdriver. You’re ready to get started:

  • Remove the Reflective Housing: Use your phillips-head screwdriver to pry the colored lens off of the brake light, and unscrew the bad bulb.
  • Prep the New Bulb: If you’ve never learned how to replace a brake light from an expert, you might not know that it’s smart to apply a small amount of dielectric grease to the end of the new bulb.
  • Screw in the New Bulb: Once it’s prepped, you can simply screw the new bulb into place.

What’s the Importance of Checking Your Tail Lights?

Your brake lights aren’t just there for decoration. They inform other drivers of your intentions and let them know when it’s time to slow down. If your brake lights are broken, dim, or burnt out, your chance of getting rear-ended becomes much greater. Although safety is the most important reason to check your brake lights, we think it’s safe to say that no driver in Gilbert or Tempe enjoys being pulled over and ticketed. Learning how to replace a brake light can help you save, too!

Get an Inspection at the Jaguar Chandler Service Center

Knowing how to change a brake light at home can save you time and money, but if you’re anywhere near Phoenix, you don’t have to rely on your own two hands alone. If you want a little help with this or any other service task, check out our service specials and schedule your appointment today.

More from Jaguar Chandler

  • 2020 Jaguar F-PACE Interior

    The 2020 Jaguar F-PACE interior is bound to feel like a home away from home. Although this exciting Jaguar SUV is best known for its powerful stance, highly capable engines, and smooth, satisfying performance, no element in the F-PACE cabin has been left unconsidered. Explore the Jaguar F-PACE interior capacity and explore its standard and…

  • What Are the 2020 Jaguar XE Interior Features?

    Although it starts at just $39,900 MSRP, the 2020 Jaguar XE interior holds nothing back. Phoenix and Gilbert drivers have been quick to notice its exceptional selection of interior features, its spacious, smartly-designed cabin, and its premium materials. Once you’ve seen how the Jaguar XE design ties it all together, you’ll be hard-pressed to settle…

  • What Can You Do with the 2020 Jaguar F-PACE Seating Capacity?

    186.3 The 2020 Jaguar F-PACE seating capacity allows five passengers travel comfortably. Of course, the F-PACE interior dimensions aren’t the only reason that you should get excited about this high-performance SUV. Jaguar has gone above and beyond to equip each model with the latest and greatest high-tech comfort features, and we know you’ll love what…

Call
Hours & Maps

Get Hours and Directions

x

7470 West Orchid Lane, Chandler, AZ, 85226

Get Directions dealer map

Dealership Info

Phone Numbers:Sales Hours:
  • Mon - Fri9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Sat9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Sun11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Service Hours:
  • Mon - Fri7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Sat8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • SunClosed
Parts Hours:
  • Mon - Fri7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Sat8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • SunClosed
Service
Saved
Saved
Saved Vehicles ×

SAVED VEHICLES

You don't have any saved vehicles!

Look for this link on your favorites:

Save

Once you've saved some vehicles, you can view them here at any time.

Contact
Contact Us ×

855-424-2340

Call Now

7470 West Orchid Lane • Chandler, AZ 85226

Get Directions

Today's Hours:

Open Today! Sales: 11am-5pm

Service: Closed

Jaguar Chandler

7470 West Orchid Lane Chandler, AZ

Phone: 855-424-2340

http://maps.google.com/?q=7470%20WEST%20ORCHID%20LANE%20%E2%80%A2%20%2C%20AZ%20%2C%20CHANDLER%2C%2C%20AZ%2085226

Parts

Phone: 855-431-9951

7470 West Orchid Lane Chandler, AZ

Sales

Phone: 855-424-2340

7470 West Orchid Lane Chandler, AZ

Service

Phone: 855-424-2346

7470 West Orchid Lane Chandler, AZ
33.3235347 -111.9711539
Jaguar Chandler 33.3235347, -111.9711539.