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Light that illuminates license plate. Previous owner cut wires going to lights for license plate. Replaced with aftermarket led light to existing wires. This worked untill I shorted the LED by not ins

Shorted license plate light - fuses good - tried a (second) new LED thinking I fried LED light not working - tach/speedo light now not working due to short +/-

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First step check fuses. Next step use test light checking for power at license plate. A short will nearly always blow a fuse.

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SOURCE: tail lights are out yet license plate lights brake

you do have a tail lamp relay,

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You have a wire off some where look real good,one may have fell down under the battery or somewhere,or there is a fusible link burned.

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