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Reverse lights not working

I have checked my bulbs and fuses and they are all good. When you hook the light tester up to the lights there is no connection flow to the bulbs. Already replaced the neutral safety switch, where else could my problem be that my reverse light wont work.

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I would get the diagram and take a look from there.
the safety neutral switch gets its power from a source and then lights up the reverse lights amongst other things.
alot of times vehicles are in accidents and wiring gets damaged.
make sure the reverse circuit is properly grounded.

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Did you replace the back up light switch? Also try having someone watch the lights as you wiggle the shifter while in reverse position with the key on-trace the circuit from the column to the the lights with a test light sounds like a bad switch

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  • Scott Ziegler Jan 21, 2013

    No I didnt replace the switch yet its 65 bucks, and dont wanna chance a junk yard. and i have tried everything. I thought it was in the shifter earlier in my discovery of them not working but no luck mine just has the reverse lock out solenoid, Anyway where is the reverse switch located on these trannys, mind u its four wheel drive, I didnt really have it up high enough to get a good look under the truck, thanks for your feed back.

  • Scott Ziegler Jan 21, 2013

    I just checked auto zone, 10.99 for a back up switch i dont know what advanced was tryin to sell me 65 bucks, and the neutral safety is 35, just gonna get both what do i have to probably due for both anyway..thankx for your help just nev heard of a neutral safety switch having anything to do with back up lights, uugghh these newer vehicles cant win withem'


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