Honda Accord: High Mount Brake Light Replacement - Exterior Lights - Body Electrical - Honda Accord MK8 2008-2012 Service ManualHonda Accord: High Mount Brake Light Replacement

1. Open the trunk lid.

2. Disconnect the 2P connector (A) from the high mount brake light.

High Mount Brake Light: 21 W

3. Turn the bulb socket (B) 45 В° counterclockwise to


3. Turn the bulb socket (B) 45 В° counterclockwise to remove the bulb (C).

4. Remove the rear shelf (see page 20-128).

5. Remove the high mount brake light (A).

6. Install the light in the reverse order of removal.


6. Install the light in the reverse order of removal.

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