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Rear running lights dont work but blinkers do

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Please tell me you've checked the fuses and the lights to make sure neither of them are burnt out.

Posted on May 09, 2014

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  • mike powell
    mike powell May 09, 2014

    yes i did check the fuses n the builbs the front are dual element the back are not. the blinkers work but thats it. they dont stay on like the front

  • dlancelot May 09, 2014

    And, for the sake of being thorough, can you please take a picture and upload it here to show which position you have the light switch on when the back lights are not working

  • mike powell
    mike powell May 09, 2014

    its the 2 orange lights. i cant take a picture cause its dark out. the bike only has 6300 miles on it. there is no switch for them other then when the blinker. which one would stay on while the other blinks. now the blinkers are all that works. its wires are green for ground the left light has green and orange. the right side has green and blue wires.

  • dlancelot May 09, 2014

    Wires not important, there's 6300 miles, they're not corroded. The rear "marker" lights (amber, or orange as you have described them) will only be on when you've turned the headlight on (daytime running lights don't count).

  • mike powell
    mike powell May 09, 2014

    when i turn the key to the bike all lights are supose to come on. they all do but the back 2

  • dlancelot May 09, 2014

    Mike, there's a lot of conversation about this as a known issue, please see here:

  • dlancelot May 09, 2014

    Add a Commenthttp://v4musclebike.com/forums/showthread.php?t=7623

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