Question about 2001 Dodge Neon
When I turn on the headlights the fuse for the tail lights blow.
You have a short to ground in the tail light circuit. This is most likly in the truck, from maybe loading the truck with something that might have pinched a wire. Look carefully at the wiring that might be in an area of the truck where something might have pinched the wire. If you find a problem, and it wont take much of a pinch, just enough to get through the insulation, put a bit of electrical tape around it and you are fine.
The problem could also be in the front parking lights, this is the same circuit. Look under the front fender wheels or where ever the wiring runs to see if something has cut any wires. Maybe a wire clamp has come loose in the engine compartment where these front parking light wires run. See if you can follow the wires from both the front parking and from the tail lights looking for evidence of damage
Posted on Feb 09, 2009
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.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jun 06, 2014 | 1995 Dodge Neon
Mar 01, 2014 | Ford Explorer Sport Trac Cars & Trucks
Dec 20, 2010 | Dodge Neon Cars & Trucks
Mar 12, 2010 | 2003 Dodge Neon
Feb 16, 2010 | 1996 Dodge Ram 1500 Club Cab
Jan 10, 2010 | 2003 Kia Spectra
Mar 26, 2009 | 1995 Ford F250
Nov 07, 2008 | Mitsubishi Galant Cars & Trucks
174 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: