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Reverse light not working. Bulbs have been checked and are working. Possible problems could be bulb housing or engine switch. Car is Ford Escort Estate 1.6, year of make 1996.

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  • setterseye Jun 25, 2009

    Fuses were checked the same time as the bulbs, i have been told that it could be the switch on the engine rather than the bulb housing but the problem is locating it on the engine block itself.

  • setterseye Jun 25, 2009

    Cheers my mate i will let you know what i find.

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Did you check the fuse in fuse box?

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    J R Dizzle Jun 25, 2009

    some cars have a 2nd fuse box in the engine area. Usually easy to find. I had a similar prob and thats where I found it after pulling out a lot of hair ;-) also the relays may be an issue. but relays as far as i know are usually designed for major components like a fuel pump or starter etc. I think its a fuse or small chance its a broken wire somewhere between fuse box and lights. let me know what you find :-)

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