How to Change a Brake Light

Vehicle Brake Lights

Your vehicle’s brake lights turn on every time you slow or stop your car on Kyle roads, so it is no surprise that these light bulbs burn out from time to time. The good news is that learning how to change a brake light at home is simple. Keep in mind, you’ll want to take care of simple maintenance steps right away to avoid an accident or a ticket. For your convenience, the parts and service team at Sterling Acura of Austin has put together this simple guide on how to replace a brake light.


Steps on How to Replace a Brake Light

This ‘How to Replace a Brake Light’ step-by-step guide isn’t too complicated. If you want to know how to change a brake light with ease at home, read on:

  • Find the Correct Bulbs: The first step to take in this process is to figure out what kind of bulbs your model needs. Refer to your owner’s manual to determine the correct bulb size and voltage for your specific vehicle.
  • Remove Tail Light Housing: Once you have the replacement bulb, you’ll need to remove the colored lens that hides the brake light bulbs, which is easy to do with a Phillips-head screwdriver. After the cover is removed and out of the way, remove the bad bulb.
  • Replace bulb: Before you install the new brake light bulb, apply a bit of dielectric grease to the end first. This simple step will prevent corrosion and rust down the road. It also makes it easier to remove the bulb when it’s time to change it next. Put the new bulb in place, reattach the taillight housing, and enjoy driving safely around the Dripping Springs area once again.

Service Tips and More From Sterling Acura of Austin

Here at Sterling Acura of Austin, it is our mission to keep Austin area drivers safe. Whether you’re looking for parts tips and tricks to maintain your used vehicle or you want to start fresh with a new model, we can help. Beyond learning how to change a brake light you can explore our new vehicle inventory online to see which models may catch your eye. From there you can use our online payment calculator to see which vehicle will best fit your Pflugerville family’s budget.


Auto Service Coupons in Austin

25% OFF ANY REPAIR OR MAINTENANCE FOR FIRST RESPONDERS

As part of our commitment to support the men and women who serve our communities during these trying times, Sterling Acura of Austin is offering a 25% discount on any repair or maintenance needed to all active first responders and healthcare workers.

EXPIRES: 05/30/2020
Oil and Filter Service Special

$44.95

  • Includes regular, synthetic and synthetic blend oils
  • Complimentary Car Wash and Vacuum
  • Complimentary multi-point inspection performed
  • Complimentary battery inspection
  • Have service done while you wait in our modern, state-of-the-art executive service center lounge

Offer cannot be combined with any other special, discount or offers. Does not include sales tax, shop supplies or hazardous waste disposal. Not valid on past purchases. Must present coupon at the time of service write up. Some restrictions apply. See Service Advisor for details. Valid only at Sterling Acura of Austin

EXPIRES: 05/30/2020
Brake Pad Special

$199.95 Per Axle, including rotor resurface!  

You get competitive prices and same day service performed by our award-winning service department.

Includes:

  • Rotor resurface
  • Complimentary multi-point inspection
  • Complimentary car wash and vacuum
  • Complimentary battery inspection

Offer valid only at Sterling Acura of Austin. Not valid on past services. Offer cannot be combined with other service specials/coupons. See Service Manger for details.

EXPIRES: 05/30/2020
Tire Price Match Guarantee

WE WILL MEET OR BEAT ANY COMPETITORS TIRE PRICE!

Offer applies to In stock tires only with purchase of a set of 4 tires. Offer cannot be combined with any other special, discount or offers. Does not include sales tax, shop supplies or hazardous waste disposal. Not valid on past purchases. Must present coupon at the time of service write up. Some restrictions apply. See Service Advisor for details. Valid only at Sterling Acura of Austin

EXPIRES: 12/31/2020
Repairs

Get 15% Off Any Repair Over $150!

Allow our team to show you our constant commitment to exceptional service. Our well-trained, hardworking service experts are here to make sure you get the kind of stellar service that you need in a timely manner. From oil changes to transmission replacements and every single type of service in between, we will stay committed to bringing you top-of-the-line customer service on any vehicle model, whether it is new or pre-owned.

 

Offer valid only at Sterling Acura of Austin Service & Parts Center. Limited discount up to $350. See dealer for details. Offer cannot be combined with any other offers.

EXPIRES: 05/30/2020

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