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Grrrr... have a front d/s sidelight bulb blown , got a replacement ...but !
The little wing thing on the bulb holder that makes it "Just " possible to change the bulb was snapped off by some muppet in the past .

I've tried everything to get it out , snipe nose pliers , fingers , swearing ..the usual ..any ideas ?
 

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The little wing thing on the bulb holder that makes it "Just " possible to change the bulb was snapped off by some muppet in the past.
Same thing had happened to mine!!! I had to give up and take it to the guy (independent Alfa specialist) who services my car to get it changed. It don't help if you have big sausage fingers like what I've got either :rolleyes: The guy did it for free for me as it happens, as I'm a regular punter of his. Only advice is keep your cool and good luck.

Todd.
 

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Yeah I'm sorta reaching the point where unless someone has a tool to haul the thing out of there , I'm looking at removing the headlamp to get at it. :(
 

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You may have to resort to pulling gently on the bulb holder wires ... very gently. The holder is only a push fit but it can be a bit tight occasionally. Then on others, simply fall out at the first slight nudge!
 

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Looks like the last guy tried that as the wires look a little distressed , either that or he almost managed to snip them in the process of trying to get it out . I know its just a push fit but wow is it tight on this one .
 
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