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Faulty tipm. 2006 dodge ram 1500. Bought salvaged tipm and…

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Faulty tipm Mechanic's Assistant:...

Faulty tipm

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

2006 dodge ram 1500

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

Bought salvaged tipm and installed myself

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

Right b right signal/brake wasn't working, after installing used tipm signal works but not brake light

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the brake fluid? How's the level and when was it last changed?

Left signal and brake work fine though so I don't think that's the issue

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Hello, welcome and thanks for asking your question. My name is*****'m a Certified Auto Technician with 30+ years experience. I will do my best to assist you. please keep in mind that I may need to ask questions of you before I can answer. When you reply please feel free to add as much detailed information as possible pertaining to your concern.

Is there anything else that doesn't work now that you installed the used TIPM? Have you checked the bulb and the wiring for the right tail lamp?

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