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Tail lights and cluster lights out.

I checked all the Fuses - and replaced the 1 that were out. but my tail & Cluster lights still don't work.

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  • Ooploop Jan 08, 2013

    2003 - 300KB TDI Isuzu D/C

  • Rick Jan 08, 2013

    With the headlights turned on and with a voltage mter or test light is there voltage at either of the fuses?

  • Rick Jan 08, 2013

    If not you are probably dealing with a headlight switch problem.Which can be confirmed.

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What kind of vehicle are we talking about?

Posted on Jan 08, 2013

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SOURCE: Instrument cluster and tail lights out. Which fuse on a 2002 f-250??

The fuse box box cover panel is on the left of steering column.
Fuse #41- 10A* Instrument cluster
Fuse #17- 15A* Exterior lamps
See inside of fuse box cover for a full chart of fuses and relays.

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SOURCE: Instrument cluster lights and tail lights went out

if its not the fuse then you have a bad headlight switch

Posted on Mar 13, 2009

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SOURCE: no instument cluster lights. fuses ok,

Sounds like the 50 amp fuse in the engine bay has popped its located top of the battery within the box

Posted on Jul 20, 2009

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SOURCE: 2001 Passat Gauge Cluster Stopped Working (MPH, Tach, Oil, Temp)

if they have all stopped working but you still have the usual warning lights then the cluster will need changing

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SOURCE: Can't find fuse for tail lights. Not in

the rear tail lights, license plate bulbs, and the front park lights are all fed off the same fuse. I show fuse one in the dash fuse block (15 amp). If the front amber park lights are working its not a fuse.

Are you sure the bulbs are good? Have you checked the connections in the harness?

Posted on Sep 29, 2011

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