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My front driver side blinker does not work and my reverse…

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My front driver side...

My front driver side blinker does not work and my reverse lights seem like they have a short on them

Mechanic's Assistant: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?

My front driver side blinker light

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Dodge?

A Dodge Ram 1500 1999 4x4

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Ram 1500 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes

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

When I put my truck in reverse the back up lights short in and out

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Hello and welcome to JustAnswer! I apologize for the extended wait time you experienced, I've only just come online now and would like to assist you with your question.

There are quite a few things that could be causing either of the problems and they will each require electrical testing to diagnose. The turn signal issue is either a wiring problem, connections or the bulb itself. The first thing that needs to be done is check the bulb and connections, if actually ok then a test light should be used to check for power and ground and go from there.

Are the reverse lights working intermittently?

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