In this guide, you will find step-by-step instructions on how to replace the rear tail light assembly on Mazda 5, model years 2010 through 2018.

What you will need

Procedure 

  1. Park your Mazda5 in a safe area. Set the parking brakes and move the shifter to Park.
  2. Keep the car unlocked. Press the button below the rear Mazda logo and open the liftgate. how to change rear tail light assembley Mazda 5 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
  3. Remove the two Philips screws next to the tail light assembly. Two screws on the side of the tail light hold the tail light assembly in place.
  4. Pull the tail light back to remove it from the vehicle. 
  5. Unplug the electrical connector from the tail light. 
  6. Install the new tail light in reverse order.Mazda tail light replacement diy guide

The procedure to change the tail light is very simple and requires a few very basic tools. Instruction on replacing the tail light on Mazda 5 is the same for both driver (left) and passenger (right) side.

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Step 3 is not helpful. I have removed the screws shown in the picture and cannot figure out how to get the tail light assembly out from there.

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How to replace tail light on Mazda 5 2010-18 In this guide, you will find step-by-step instructions on how to replace the rear tail light assembly on Mazda 5, model years 2010 through 2018.