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The backup light switch connects to your transmission and turns on when you shift into reverse. This switch lets drivers know that you are backing up.
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s various lights in appropriate situations, makes driving safer for you, your passengers, and other drivers. In addition...
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Reverse lights not coming on.
The reverse light switch is powered by the meter fuse and when you put it in reverse the power is sent to the rear reverse lights. The rear light socket would have to be tested to see if power is...
Reverse lights not working
After replacement of both bulbs and the fuse, my next step would be the reverse light switch. Be sure to have your rear lights tested by a qualified technician before having it replaced, as it is not guaranteed to be...
Rear running and reverse lights not working
Hi there. If the left side rear lights are all operational, that rules out the fuse and switch. The problem is most likely that a connector has come loose or possibly a cut or break in a wire that is...
The driver side reverse light won't work, only the passenger side light works. I've changed all the bulbs and I still can't get it to come on.
I would suspect that that there is a problem with the socket for the light bulb. Corrosion will build up in the bulb socket and not allow power, or ground, to get to the bulb. If the bulb is okay,...
Car cannot shift to reverse
It is possible this is caused by some dirt, grit, or other bit of trash in the valve body of the transmission. The valve body takes the mechanical selection of "Reverse" from the gear selector, and turns that into the...
Reverse lights will not work
Hi there. The backup lights are controlled by the park neutral switch on the side of the transmission. Check the switch to make sure the transmission is not leaking fluid out into the switch. The switch may have a bad...
brake lights and turn signals on all the time and break lights don't work.
Hello. From what you describe, it appears that your vehicle may be experiencing electrical issues. If the brake lights are staying on at all times, then the first thing I would do is check the stoplight switch. If it is...
Reverse lights come on when I start the engine
Hello. It is possible that the reverse light wiring is faulty, or that the light bulb sockets are damaged in some way. However, it is more likely that there is an issue with the neutral safety switch, and it needs...
Reverse, courtesy, & license plate lights are out
Its very possible there is a ground issue as the only thing in common with all of these lights is ground G402.The ground wires meet up at a splice point prior to the ground point. To verify this, a voltage...
Light system Stop carefully
Hello and thank you for contacting YourMechanic. Sounds like the light control module that is located under the dash went out. Check the condition of the harness to the light control module for any corrosion or looseness. Check the fuse...

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