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Old 04-13-2013, 11:46 PM   #1
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Reverse lights

Anyone know which circuit reverse lights are on? I put on diamond plate corners today had to cut my drivers side tail light wires because couldn't get to connector. And no the reverse lights don't work. Not sure of fuse or back up switch.

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Old 04-15-2013, 03:27 PM   #2
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Anyone?

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You sure it is not the ground? If I remember correctly, which I may not, I think the whole tail light housing is the ground which can cause problems if you switch the style. It has been a year since I did mine so I dont remember 100% As far as the switch, that is on the side of the transmission and can be tested with a wire. The lights themselves are just another fuse.
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Old 04-15-2013, 04:21 PM   #4
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Yeah I know it's grounded good and you are correct on the grounding portion because tail lights and brake lights work as they should. How does one test the switch?
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Old 04-15-2013, 04:34 PM   #5
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Actually checked fuse didn't see it was on turn signal fuse, it's good.
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Old 04-15-2013, 08:12 PM   #6
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may sound crazy but did you check the bulds that happened to me not to long ago and it was the buld everything else worked but when i changed the buld i was fine
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Old 04-15-2013, 08:22 PM   #7
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Yes I swapped bulbs haha had some extra ones here from when I replaced them about 3-4 weeks ago. They worked prior to putting these panels on and the taillights work fine so the housings are grounded out.
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Interested if this has been solved???
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Old 04-16-2013, 07:56 PM   #9
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Has not. Not sure how to check my reverse sensor either. And no parts store has record of me buying it. Which is weird.
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Old 04-17-2013, 08:34 AM   #10
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Has not. Not sure how to check my reverse sensor either. And no parts store has record of me buying it. Which is weird.
Well that doesn't help much.... Retrace your steps. If all you did was cut wires and reattach, makes me want to think that it is something on the light end... Idk tho
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Old 04-17-2013, 08:37 AM   #11
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Sounds like a possible pinched or broken wire to me
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Old 04-17-2013, 12:07 PM   #12
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Yeah I have taken light off numerous times since then. I have redone wire connectors again. And it doesn't work on either side which I find odd.

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