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Unread 10-11-2013, 05:11 PM   #1
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tail light help

ok anyone know what light is what on the rear. when turn lights on top light is where they are. when tail lights on its the middle one. brake lights on its top one. is this right??

I had a pro with tail lights bein on all the time, one wire that came off the plug at the brake light adj was hot all the time???it was a pink wire that goes to fuse block any ideas?

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Unread 10-22-2013, 12:31 AM   #2
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Brake light power is always live on the pre '86 rigs. If you unplug the pink, and the lights go out, then the switch is bad/out of adjustment. Clear lens is backup light. Park is the dim wire in the 1157 bulb. Brake/signal use the bright wire in the same bulb.
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