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I have a 2007 Buick Rendezvous and none of the parking lamps will come on. The warning light comes on saying that a parking lamp is out, but wouldn't the rest of them work if only one was out? Also, when I tried to turn on the fog lights, they came on for half a second then went off. I tried switching the fuse for the parking lamps, but it didn't change anything. It seems very unlikely that all four parking lamps would go out at one time, and cause the problem with the fog lights. Is there a simple solution I'm not aware of? The hazard and turn signal lights work fine.

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Look for a bad connection, switch, bad ground.

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SOURCE: 1999 buick century head lights

Iam an ASE Certified mechanic and i had the same problem with my 99 century and i wasnt able to drive at night. After hours of testing wires we came to the problem. Its the turn signal switch assembly which is tied into the hazard switch on top of the steering column. Its all one piece with a 3 foot long wiring harness attached to it running down the bottom of the steering column and going underneath the dash. The least expensive place i found the part and had it in stock was my local Auto Zone and still the part was $200.00.

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SOURCE: rear brake lamps

I worked for a GM dealership,The problem maybe in the turn signal switch. The brake lamp circuit is wired into it to turn off cruise control.The third brake lamp is a circuit by itself.

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SOURCE: Interior lights don't work on 1997 Buick Park Avenue

the fuse box you are looking for is under the dash on the passenger side, you will need to remove the plstic kick plate then look up and a little to the right,you might have to remove three screws located along the rear edge of the panel, when you have the cover off in the upper left hand corner of the fuse box you are looking for a fuse that is marked [ SBM ] this fuse is for you interior lights, there should be extra fuses, in the second row second from the bottom and the third row second rfom the top, you'll know their spares if they pull out really easy and have no metal connectors inside the slots you just pulled them out of.

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SOURCE: Fog lights keeps blowing fuses

Obviously a short somewhere. Check sockets for corrosion, rust etc where current could be traveling across, as well as take a look at wiring into rear if you can get to it. One other thing you could try to isolate, would be to try one bulb in at a time, perhaps one will cause fuse to blow & other won't, which will give you a reference point to start looking.

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SOURCE: 95' Buick regal, 3rd brake light works, tail

I dont have a diagram but the brake light switch has to feed the turn signal switch, Either that wire has a bad connection, or the turn signal switch is bad. Jiggle the turn signal lever and see if the brake lights try to work.

Posted on Nov 25, 2009

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Have no dash lights on my 2006 jeep liberty renagade my manual does not show a fuse for the dashlights


dear linda
car drives ok? (shoe on other foot drops. omg)
head lamps work, park lamps, turns ,brake, reverse?
wiring is complex,
rule 1, on all complex systems, like this
there is not one fuse for every load on the system.!
takes 100's fuse or more to do that,
rule2, most fuse(not all) are shared, so names based
on say the most common of 10 things off 1 fuse.
say park lamps.
I have no IDEA at alllwhat DASH lamps means.???????????
can you be just a bit more specific,. keep in mind we are blind here.

the cluster is an object,(coin toss 1)
it has many warning lamps.,inside, CEL is top lamp to glow.
CEL glows engine can run.
most warning lamps glow, key on. you have NONE?
then the cluster has background lamps. that glow in park or headlamp on mode and have a dimmer, that can be set wrong.
in shop lacking the book or the online book
one has 2 choices. (look for blown fuses, (all) or test them (ALL)
lacking books, what other why can there be.

cluster power
is JB 13 and 34 fuses. (or JB F9 ,park)
JB means cab box.

the cluster is a data monitor
that gets date from a network.
the park relay dead kills the cluster back ground illumination .

tell more get more...??? even photos of dead lamps is amazing.

Mar 05, 2017 | Jeep Cars & Trucks

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I have a 2002 Buick Rendezvous and the radio and heater control backlights have shut off simultaneously and now only the vent control and trunk release lights work.


I would take a look see at the ground circuits for the none working lights . The incandescent back lighting lamps are then grounded at G200, G301 and G302. You would need factory service info for the location of the grounds .Like this from buick
G200
Right side of the I/P, secured on the underside of the cross car beam, behind the I/P compartment . The I/P compartment is the glove box ,don't know why they just don't say that . You could also check out the power and ground from the componet that's not working ! You can find factory like service info. from alldata
http://www.alldata.com/ . Check out some videos on youtube

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Interior Lamps Dimming
The second group includes lamps which may be dimmed. This group may use a combination of vacuum fluorescent (VF) illumination and of incandescent lamps.
• The door switches and the window switches
• The HVAC control head assembly
• The radio
• The instrument panel cluster (IPC)
• The steering wheel controls
• The heated seat switch
• The HUD switch
• The lift glass window release switch and traction control switch
When the ignition switch is turned to the ON position, the vacuum fluorescent (VF) displays (radio and HVAC control assembly), incandescent lamps, turn on at maximum brightness. When the park lamps are on and the ambient light sensor indicates low light conditions, all incandescent back lighting turn on at the dimming level indicated by the IP dimmer switch. At the same time all vacuum fluorescent (VF) displays dim to match the indicated dimming level. The BCM L fuse in the console fuse block, supplies battery positive voltage to the BCM. The I/P courtesy lamps supply voltage circuit of the BCM, supplies battery positive voltage to all the dimmable lamps. When the headlamp switch is placed in the PARK position, the BCM will then dim the interior lamps to the dimming level indicated by the IP dimmer switch. When the driver selects a dimming setting by moving, the IP dimming switch potentiometer, all incandescent back lighting lamps are provided with a specific voltage. The incandescent back lighting lamps are then grounded at G200, G301 and G302. When the IP dimmer switch is moved from MIN to MAX, all vacuum fluorescent (VF) displays, as well as all incandescent back lighting respond from Minimum intensity to maximum brightness in response to the IP dimmer switch.
The driver may select parade mode by manually turning on the park lamps during daylight conditions. The front park lamp circuit supplies voltage to the instrument panel cluster, radio and HVAC assembly for a park lamp on input, and the displays will become full bright.

Dec 03, 2016 | 2002 Buick Rendezvous

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Reverse lights stay on in drive 2004 buick rendezvous cxl


Backup Lamps
The TURN SIG fuse in the console fuse block supplies battery positive voltage to park neutral position switch. When the gear selector lever is in the REVERSE position, power is supplied to both of the backup lamps. The backup lamps are grounded at G401 and G402.
Do you know what DTC'S - diagnostic trouble codes are ?
DTC B2552
The body control module (BCM) controls the backup lamp relay. The BCM grounds the backup lamp relay control circuit energizing the backup lamp relay. The BCM connects directly to the center console fuse block with no external wiring between them.
DTC B2553
The body control module (BCM) controls the backup lamp relay. The BCM grounds the backup lamps relay control circuit energizing the backup lamp relay. The BCM connects directly to the center console fuse block with no external wiring between them.
Backup Lamps Always On
  1. Turn ON the ignition.
  2. Shift the gear selector lever to the REVERSE position and then to the PARK position.
Do the backup lamps turn on in REVERSE and turn off in PARK?
Go to Testing for Intermittent Conditions and Poor Connections in Wiring Systems
Go to Step 3

3

Remove the backup lamps relay.
Do the backup lamps turn OFF?
Go to Step 5
Go to Step 4

4

Repair a short in the backup lamps relay switched battery positive voltage supply circuit. Refer to Circuit Testing and Wiring Repairs in Wiring Systems.
Did you complete the repair?
Check the back-up lamps relay #45 in the center console fuse/relay box .
Fuse Block - Center Console
Inside of console, behind the right console access panel

Check

Jun 11, 2016 | 2004 Buick Rendezvous

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Park Lamp out Light but back light do not turn on


Check fuse at the fuse box,check the switch has power going to it.

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My dash lights went from dim to off


no other failure> car runs perfect all other electrics perfect.
head lights, parking lights??????

the dash lamps are usually on the park light circuit.
check parking lamps.
check fuses first.

next time say what dash lamps means.
there are a huge number of lamps on the dash
warning lights.
displays
dash parking lamps (back ground glowing for night usage)
called dial lights.
say exactly the lamp that is dead and what it does.

the dash dial lights on all cars have a dimmer control
turn it up,. and bingo the dials glow.

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Tail lights don't work and instrument panel won't light up on 2007 corolla


you blew a fuse. check fuses in both fuse boxes..
ahh yes, the IP cluster lamps are dad, but not the idiot warning lights
only the parking lights in the cluster are dead. right.?
and the park-tail, running lights and dash dim lights are all the same.
my guess three is a short on the TAIL fuse, the TAIL fuse blew
and took out: park-tail, running lights and dash dim lights are all the same.
it blew. most are marked tail even thought it runs side lamps and front parking lamps... TAIL is wrong, they are parking. lamps it truth.

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Dash lights on my 2004 buick rendezvous don't light up at night, can't find the fuse in the fuse box or under hood


I guess you could say there is no fuse for the dash lights.
The dimmer control on the headlight switch actually goes thru the body computer and the dash lights get their power from there. The body computer has several fuses involved. The other interior lights not controlled by the dimmer get power from the park lamp relay.

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Park lights stay on


parking lamp relay could be bad.

May 21, 2013 | 2007 Buick Rendezvous CXL SUV

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None of the blinkers work on my 1996 dodge stratus, all bulbs are good as the park lights and flashers work. I have three dead ports in fusebox under hood.


Guessed it's a V6. Trying to sort this out. If setting the headlamp switch to PARK turns on the park filaments of the front park/turn signal lamp and the tail filaments of the rear tail/stop lamps and the separate tail lamps, the park light circuit is good. If 20A fuse 6 in the power distribution center is OK, the combination flasher in the multifunction switch is receiving power. Power is directed to the turn signal lamps by operation of the turn signal/hazard warning switch. If the turn signals are not flashing, the combination switch may have failed or the turn signal flasher part of the combination flasher may have failed. Finally, the hazard warning switch causes the turn signal elements of the front combination park/turn signal lamps and the rear turn lamps to flash.

Sep 14, 2012 | 1996 Dodge Stratus

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