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Loo. 07. cant locate brake light/tail light fuse. Both bulbs…

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07 . cant locate...

07 . cant locate brake light/tail light fuse. Both bulbs are good ad no light

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the bulbs? Have you checked the connection?

Just did that and both bulbs look good. Replaced one and still no light

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

Pulled rear lense cover and replaced one bulb though the filiment still looked good. Still no light. figured fuse and couldnt find brake light fuse, so swapped out running light fuse. Still no liight and there is noBrake light fuse shown in the owners manual.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

That should do it.

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Is it stop lights, tail lights, or both? Do any of the lights work on either side?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Both. Nothing on either side.
Chevy Mechanic: Jerry Newton, Chevy Technician replied 2 months ago

Do you have a test light or multimeter?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
No just an old man here. Got a mechanic friend so will just snag him tomorrow. Thanks for your response though.
Chevy Mechanic: Jerry Newton, Chevy Technician replied 2 months ago

I would test for power and ground at one of the rear lights. You don't have one of those two things, since you have no light function at all, I would suspect a poor ground, but it would start with testing to see what part of the circuit works, and what part doesn't. You could have power to all of these lamps, but a broken ground wire would stop them from working.

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