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I need a brake light wiring diagram for the 88 chevy k1500, 4x4, the wires were cut, the truck sat, all is rusted and unrecognizable.

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Got a 88 chevy 1500 4x4, new bulbs & new fuse but no brake lights?

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I would peel back any covering on the wires until you can make out the colors of the wires. Then start probing the wires with a test light while someone works the various functions in the cab. You should be able to figure it out.

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Stanley, ive had the same issue with my 88 k1500. it was a yard truck, the guy torched the bed bolts and lit wires on fire, replaced all wires one at a time but my reverse lights come on at same time as my brake lights, and only one reverse light comes on when its "in" reverse. blinkers only work half the time, sometimes i have no brake lights at all. but i did exactly that, peeled back till i could see color, then ran wire. ONE WIRE AT A TIME. so i wouldnt mix anything up, i will admit im not a wiring genius. according to that process, the test light says they're hooked up right. ugh.....

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