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Cadillac SRX First Generation Forum - 2004 - 2009 Discussion, Shift indicator light went out in Cadillac SRX Forums; As anyone changed the bulb in 2004? Shift indicator light went out....
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    Shift indicator light went out

    As anyone changed the bulb in 2004? Shift indicator light went out.

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    Re: Shift indicator light went out

    Need to remove shift trim plate, then console to get to them. There are 2.
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    Does shift trim plate just pry out? Don't want to break it.

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    Re: Shift indicator light went out

    Pry up at rear. It's thin so don't go too deep when prying. Then pull back to free clips on the front edge.
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    Where do you buy those bulbs? Local auto parts stores have nothing like them. Rock auto has them $30 a piece. Is that my only option or is there an aftermarket solution? Expensive fix for a shift indicator bulb.

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    What do they look like?

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    Little blue bulbs that have a twist to lock plastic housing.

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    Re: Shift indicator light went out

    Tried a dealer?
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    Haven't been able to get to a dealer with work. Maybe this week I can.

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    Re: Shift indicator light went out

    I had the same issue and replaced them with after-market blue LEDs. The only reason I did so was the unreasonable price of the replacement bulbs. They are nothing more than a low heat 99 cent mini-bulb with a blue rubber band around them. My dealer wanted $50 for them, so I opted for the LED solution instead. It works great!

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    Can you tell me part number and website?

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    [QUOTE="Jim_V"]Can you tell me part number and website? Or store? I would rather get them.

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    Found the bulb for $8 on amazon. Problem was they only had 1 in stock and I wanted to replace both while in there. Guess I will be tearing the console out again when the they become available.

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