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I have all lights on truck, 2006 Honda ridgeline, but only

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I have all lights on truck, 2006 Honda ridgeline, but only have running lights coming out of trailer connector. I had a faulty bulb in trailer changed it out, had running lights on and 4 ways wires touched. The plastic separator broke in the process now I have no turn signals or brake lights, but do have running lights checked all fuses, all ok, please help thanks Mitch
JA: Have you checked the bulb? Could it be a faulty fuse?
Customer: I have no power at the trailer connector on truck, checked with test light, but do have power in running lights hole
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: Yes
JA: Great! What have you tried so far?
Customer: Checked all fuses and connectors on truck. Just thought there might be a fuse in line I do not know about.
JA: Is there anything else the Honda Mechanic should be aware of about your Honda?
Customer: Such as?
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Honda
Expert:  Honda-Man replied 4 months ago.

Thank you for taking time to ask your Honda question on JustAnswer. My name is ***** ***** online handle is Honda-Man I will be assisting you. I have over 21 years experience repairing strictly Honda vehicles.

Do you have the factory installed accessory wiring?

Expert:  Honda-Man replied 4 months ago.

Did you look in the auxiliary under-hood fuse box? 7.5a fuses #1 and #8?

Expert:  Honda-Man replied 4 months ago.

If all of the fuses are OK the trailer light control unit must have been damaged. It's up under the dash drivers side(see image). I have seen it happen a few times in the past so if the fuses are OK it must be bad.

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Expert:  Honda-Man replied 4 months ago.


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