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Hello, my name is***** and i will do my best to assist you.I am going over your story now and will reply back soon with some info,thanks!
Is your model a hatchback or sedan?
COULD you give me a minute to respond?
cars are not always that simple for an answer, and the phone call is JUST and offer, not a neccessity
i am looking at the diagrams now, so please, give me some time to respond.
there are 4 major things in the circuit for the tailights, so we can check the easiest first,
Tail lamp relay,
if the fuse is good then swap the taillight relay with another relay that looks similar and see if the lights now work. if not then it will require electrical testing with a test light, do you know how to do this?
are you with me? please respond so i know we are working together or ill have to move on to other questions.
did you not see the relay i spoke about?
when you turn the switch on it sends a signal to the body control module which activates a ground to close the relay which allows power to flow from the fuse to the tail lights ill send over the diagram. so you can see what i am seeing.
here you go
we are not timed
you can reply here as many times as needed. i am on almost all day everyday, so we can pick this up later if needed. not all car questions are cut and dry. especially when it comes to electrical.
and it can be minor, it will either be a failed relay or the signal switch, but well just need to confirm that.
ok i am also central time, i will reply as soon as i can.