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post #1 of 4 Old 12-01-2001, 02:52 PM Thread Starter
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tail light out?

wow 3 in a row, my zj is really a POS! LOL

anyway, the computer says "rear lamp failure" but all the lights are working fine, any ideas on how to reset this or is the computer bad?

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post #2 of 4 Old 12-02-2001, 09:54 PM
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Check all of your rear lamps..

Brake Lights - Standard and High Mount (in the window)
Tail Lights
Turn Signals
Backup Lights

...if you don't find one then, well, I haven't a clue.


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i checked all of the rear lights, every one does what its supposed to do.

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I had the same problem. There is a little tiny bulb at the top of the lens that burns out all the time. I think it's called a marking lamp?

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