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Vehicle: 1975 Mercedes Benz 240D
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1975 240D Headlight Switch replacement

Hello I need to replace the headlight switch on my 240D, the actual switch not the knob. I purchased a new switch and crawled onto my back under the dash and was surprised to see that this may be a little more than I can handle lol. Is there a trick to this replacement or is it as difficult as it seems to me? Looking under the dash it appears that I'm going to have to disassemble a big part of the dash to replace this switch, I'm a little nervous about removing the dash this is an old car and the dash seems to be brittle in some spots. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. I am a first time Mercedes owner and not a professional mechanic lol.
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