Question about 1998 Cadillac DeVille

Open Question

98 deville tail lights wont come on nothing in the rear works.

Break lights r tail lights don't work

Posted by on

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

keemo68
  • 1263 Answers

SOURCE: 1998 cadillac deville passenger side tail lights

generally the problem is either a bad bulb socket blown fuse or a bad ground. check to see if you have no loose or stray wires.

Posted on Aug 28, 2008

  • 1 Answer

SOURCE: 98 deville rear suspension problem

You may have either leaking shocks. follow the air line from the shock to the compressor.

Posted on Jan 03, 2009

  • 255 Answers

SOURCE: replace driver side tail light on 2004 cadillac deville

Hi,from inside the trunk, in some models just need to remove the carpeted cover and you will see the sockets ,in others you need to remove the complete tail lamp but is not hard ,just a few screws and it wil come off......C1

Posted on Jan 04, 2009

cadman000
  • 607 Answers

SOURCE: 98 cadillac deville battery wont hold a charge

sounds like a 12V drain on the system, like a trunk or glove box light that won't shut off.> Could be many. many other reasons why. The way I would find the draining circuit would be to remove the neg cable of the battery. I then would connect a 12V test light between the neg battery TERMINAL and the neg battery CABLE. With a 12V drain the light will shine. I would install into the light a 9V battery powered recepticle to hold computer and radio station memory. Then I remove fuses 1 at a time, then reinstall, at the same time looking for the 12V light to go out. Hope this helps.

Posted on Apr 05, 2009

  • 718 Answers

SOURCE: 1997 Cadillac Catera Brake lights continually engaged at night

Replace the brake light switch and your problem will be solved.
Look under the dash for the switch the brake lever actuates when pressed. That's the one to replace.

Posted on Apr 29, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Hi, My ford territory 08 Break lights don't work Indicators, tail lights work. Even the middle high break light works just no rear break lights. Changed globes and fuse. Just in case but nothing!thx


Check the harness under the truck, it may be damaged or has a pulled loose connector, follow it back along the chassis checking for power along the way with the pedal depressed. A 12 volt test light works well for this work.

Feb 27, 2016 | Ford Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Diagram for wiring for break lights on rav4 1996


The AutoZone website may have a wiring diagram in the sites self help repair section.

If you have a voltmeter check for voltage and ground continuity at the bulbs. Check for voltage before and after the brake switch (operate the switch). If you don't have a voltmeter connect something up with a 12V bulb.

If you have voltage after the switch (when operated) but none at the bulb might check the brake/tail light sensor. This is the actual sensor box located in the trunk, drivers side. The sensor can fail resulting no brake lights.

There have been various posts at this forum on the sensor, suggest you do a site search to find these and review them.

But first start checking for voltage.

Apr 01, 2012 | 1996 Toyota RAV4

2 Answers

1998 cadillac deville instrument cluster lights don't work


Hello: Check the fuses in the fuse box under the hood, drivers side also check the fuses in the trunk fuse panel on the drivers side. If the tail light fuse is open that will keep the instrument lights out also.

Oct 08, 2011 | 1998 Cadillac DeVille

1 Answer

98 Chevy Tahoe, drivers side rear tail light assembly wont work, brake / turn signal. Replaced entire assembly, it worked for about 3 days then stopped working again. I need to get this fixed before I get...


I've got the same problem on 98 GMC Sierra.

I'm an electrical engineer, I checked the electrical diagrams and verified that there is no problem in the rear lamp assembly or wiring. With the light assembly unplugged, I can actually watch the blinker and brake signals operate with a voltmeter. The Tail light works OK.

It simply won't provide enough current to light the bulbs.

I'm afraid that it's melted one of a pair of normally closed contacts inside the blinker switch that feed the brake and turn separately on each side.

Sep 04, 2011 | 1998 Chevrolet Tahoe

2 Answers

Tail light doesnt turn on with headlights but works fine as a break light and turn signal, why?


in the rear lights you may have two bulbs one is the turn signal the other one is stop light / tail light the stop light / tail light has two filaments, one for the stop light (21 watt) & one for the tail light (5 watt) it is possible that the tail light filament is blown, try replacing the bulb to see if that fixes the problem,also check all the fuses as well.......hope this helps......cheers.

Aug 15, 2011 | 1994 Cadillac DeVille

1 Answer

Break lights work tail lights don't


First check your bulbs. Next see if your dash lights are working, as usually these are fused with the tail lamps to let you know they are out. If you have a trailer connector, that is also a place that causes trouble with the rear lamps. If all of this checks out, the headlamp switch would be the next thig to check

Jun 18, 2011 | 1996 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

The tail lights and break lights do not work however the blinkers and hazard lights work. Where would the problem be?


The light bulbs for the tail lights and brake lights are probably bad. Try replacing them.

May 27, 2010 | 1992 Cadillac DeVille

1 Answer

Tail break lights don't work. Window break light does work however. Bulbs have been replaced.


Check the brake light fuse. The high mounted brake light (third brake light) is on a different circuit than the brake lights. Hope this helps.

May 23, 2009 | 1998 Mercury Mystique

1 Answer

1995 Mercury Tracer Rear lights not working


does the Center brake light work ? I think your looking at replacing the brake light switch !

Dec 19, 2008 | 1995 Mercury Tracer

Not finding what you are looking for?
1998 Cadillac DeVille Logo

Related Topics:

17 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Cadillac Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75744 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22114 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8123 Answers

Are you a Cadillac Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...