Step 2: Twist and remove the small plastic fastener that holds the trunk liner in place.
Step 3: Remove the liner's panel and pull the liner back to expose the tail light's mounting area.
Step 4: Remove the three 11mm mounting bolts.
Step 5: You can now remove the tail light assembly.
Step 6: Disconnect the wiring harness attached to the back of the assembly.
NOTE: If you ordered your replacement tail light from Go-Parts, it likely includes new bulbs, as most of our models do. This saves you an installation step! However, if your particular model does not include bulbs, simply turn the sockets counter-clockwise, remove them from the old assembly, and attach them to the new one. This process only takes a few moments!
Step 7: Connect the wiring harness to the new tail light assembly.
Step 8: Mount the tail light by using the studs as guides to ensure proper placement and tightening the three 11mm mounting nuts.
Step 9: Reattach the trunk liner and secure it with the fastener.
While we are more than happy to create these installation guides for your benefit, we cannot maintain any liability regarding the part, or the driving experience, once the part has been replaced/installed. We always guarantee the quality of the parts we provide, but the installation liability rests solely on the installer.
And, though we are always here to answer your questions, please note that our technicians created these guides for your convenience, and cannot provide assistance beyond this guide.
These Part Change / Installation Instructions Apply to
00 2000, 99 1999 Ford Crown Victoria Tail Light Replacement Instructions