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1997 328 tail light failure

One tail light is our. Replacement bulb didn't help. Swapped right and left and same side still fails with known good socket and bulb, other said workd with orig socket and bulb.

My dash lights are also out coincidence?


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Hello!

You should check the wiring loom on the left trunk hinge.
It gets damaged very often on these bmw's you won't be able to see if there is damage from outside, you need to pull the protective rubber covering pretty far down to inspect.

If it's damaged any decent audio shop can repair it (or you can do it yourself if you're good at soldering)

after it's fixed replace any burnt fuses and it should be ok

Hope this helps!

Posted on Oct 02, 2008

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