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Back tail lights won't light up

I have a 1987 dodge dakota. the brake lights work and the blinkers work, but the back tail lights do not work

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    Jeff Hammack May 11, 2010

    check fuses first? then go to the bulb socket for the tail light and measure for voltage, do you have any there? (I would start on the left side, as the right is fed from the left.) if none and the fuses are good then follow the wire back to the harness connector and measure there, power there?

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Double-check your ground wires also.

Posted on May 16, 2009

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Check the bulbs, theyre probably the double filament bulbs and one can go out but not the other. If the bulbs are ok, check your fuses and tail light relay

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