Question about 1984 Dodge Ram 50

1 Answer

Dash and tail lights

Hi. The dash and tail lights on my 84 Dodge 50 truck don't work. I have, of course, tried replacing the fuse (twice). Still no lights. Is there perhaps some kind of in-line fuse that I could change? The manual doesn't show anything. Thanks

Posted by on

  • glassartduo Oct 16, 2008

    Thanks for the advice. But, the headlights work fine. It's the dash and tail lights that won't work.

  • glassartduo Oct 16, 2008

    Oh, I see. I'll check into it. Thanks

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Sergeant:

    An expert that has over 500 points.

  • Expert
  • 231 Answers

I'm not aware of an inline fuse however I think that it's time for a new head lite switch. generally if it is not the fuse it is the head lite switch.

Posted on Oct 16, 2008

  • Fred Kenmuir Oct 16, 2008

    Yes I understand that the head lites work, however the dash and tail lites work off of the same switch.

  • Fred Kenmuir Oct 16, 2008

    this a two fase switch and one fase could be worn out

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

1994 dodge dakota my headlights and tail lights and brake lights don't work my abs and parking brake lights are on my dash lights don't work either I replaced the headlight switch and still no


These are all different circuits. The brake lights are on a 10amp fuse - the headlights are on a 50amp fuse - and the parking and dash lights are on a 20amp fuse.
Do you have power going into the headlight switch and the brake light switch ?

Jan 29, 2013 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

My brake lights work but my tail lights and reverse lights don't work. Also my dash lights quit when I changed the switch for my headlights.


Check your fuses. I had the same problem with a 90 Honda civic. Dash lights went out, tail lights also went out. Replaced 1 fuse and all came back on.

Jan 11, 2013 | 1996 Dodge Neon

1 Answer

88 dodge ram 50, tail lights and dash lights not working. All others work ok.


These run of the same fuse,guessing youvechecked the fuse box,can sometimes blow for what seems no reason at all,replace the fuse if blown withw the right amp fuse,if it blows again check if all earths etc are clean and making good contact

Dec 23, 2012 | Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

I have a 1996 dakota with no tail lights. The brake lights work. I think it may be a fuse, but I don't have a manual to see what fuse it may be,????


Why would it be a fuse?
You have front parking lights? Then no fuse

If it was a fuse ---would that fix it -- NO it wouldn't
Why do fuses blow?

Have you even removed the tail light housing & checked the bulbs,
or checked the sockets for ground or under truck for wiring
harness issues?

Don't need a manual to check all fuses under the dash &
in the box near brake booster

Jul 01, 2011 | 1996 Dodge Dakota

1 Answer

I have a 2000 Dodge Durango I bought about 4 hours ago. The tail lights do not work but the brake light and turn signals do. Also the dash lights do not work. The dash lights came on when I hit the...


The odds are the one fuse is blown for the dash and the tail lights. And the wrong bulb may have been put in for the brake light. The brake light is feeding back into the tail light circuit causing the fuse to blown out.

Change out the bulbs with OEM bulbs and replace the blown fuse. That should fix the problem.

Apr 16, 2010 | 2000 Dodge Durango

1 Answer

2003 Dodge Neon - fuse to dash and tail lights


there could be a short somewhere in the wires

Mar 12, 2010 | 2003 Dodge Neon

3 Answers

2002 neon no dash lights or tail lights. does have headlights and turn signals. the brake lights work also. the fuses are good.


then the problem lies near the dash because dash,tail,and license plate lights work on same circuit

Oct 18, 2009 | 2002 Dodge Neon

3 Answers

96 dodge ram 2500 tail lights and instrument panel lights quit working at the same time all other lights work help please!!!


Check your tail light fuse, on the dodge ram the dash lights and tail lights use the same fuse so if the tail light fuse blows your dash lights will go out to alert you of no tail lights.

Jul 20, 2009 | Dodge Ram 2500 Cars & Trucks

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

220 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Dodge Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

70346 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22041 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6864 Answers

Are you a Dodge Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...