change bulb license plate on 1998 Nissan Pathfinder

how do I get to the rear license plate bulbs,the section in my owner"s manual is showing a nissan with a spare tire in that area, my spare tire is underneath the car. Thanks

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You have to get the paneling off the rear gate....thats the only way to the licenses plate bulb...
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Hello, Did you figure out how to replace these bulbs?