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Isuzu: it blows fuses..tail lights..steering column

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I have a 2002 NPR Isuzu and it blows fuses on the running lights and tail lights. Someone said it is most likley the curcuit board in the steering column is cracked. They say I may able to bypass it and use a manual switch if I find the wire in the column. Do you know what color wire is in the cloumn to the running and tail light?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Tom replied 4 years ago.
Check the wiring to the license plate lights alot of times these short out and cause this exact issue check that next.
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
already checked that Just need to know what wire it is that goes to the tail lights from the steering column
Expert:  Tom replied 4 years ago.
Should be the green wire . Also was the dimmer switch checked?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
there are many green wires with different colored strips
Expert:  Tom replied 4 years ago.
Ok have you removed the dimmer switch?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
no
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
the dimmer works fine
Expert:  Tom replied 4 years ago.
Ok it should be a green wire with a white stripe.
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

The green wire with the white strip is the right turn signal. I need the wire for the tail lights and upper running lights.

 

Thanks

Expert:  Tom replied 4 years ago.
Quick question is there a trailer hitch on the truck ?

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