Read all the posts on replacing the front headlight bulbs on the 1200 RT and thought it was another way BMW was getting back at us!!

Ok here is my 2 cents with the help of my buddy Bernie... Read all these posts and can't figure how this could be done without at least pulling off the trim panels ( 5 screws 5 min.) but maybe with this method you can... Got a 1 foot length of clear plastic tubing 1/2 inch id...It slips over the two tabs at the back of the bulb and supports the bulb nicely as yo move it into posistion. ( of course with TAB up) I then took my long 12" thin screwdriver I held the bulb in place, pulled off the tubing pulled down the two clips with my stubby finger s . Connected the back plug checked the lites and then screwed on the plastic cover...