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Old 03-22-2015, 09:54 PM   #1
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Problems with Lights

Just added a tow-dolly to our 32 foot 2006 Fiesta. All worked fine last week. Now the taillights and the upper marker lights halfway back don't work on the RV. Turn signals and brake lights work fine. Tested fuses under hood and dash and all are good.

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Old 03-26-2015, 02:52 PM   #2
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Over 80% of 12V problems are related to a poor ground, this sounds like one of them.

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Smile lights

I have an 05 32 fiesta and i must have ran over a tire shark (tire part on the road) and it cut the wires under the coach and blew a fuse. There is a third fuse box that i didnt know about which was under the hood central upper area which had the fuse/relay which solved my problem. Dont know what to suggest but double check ALL the fuses Under the dash drivers side and the two under the hood. Good luck....paul
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Old 03-28-2015, 04:36 PM   #4
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Your tail lights and Brake/Turn are probably in the same housing, so the fact that the Brake lights work indicates the ground is good to those assemblies.
It is likely that the marker lights are tied into a single wire run
coming from the front of the coach, the wire runs to the rear. Somewhere between the front and the middle, the connection is broken.

Are the marker lights on both sides not working??

I doubt that you have two marker light fuses.
Something to try.
Disconnect the chassis batteries if you like, or just be sure the headlight switch is OFF.
Remove one of the non-working marker light lens.
Remove the bulb.
Determine which socket contact is ground...although this is not critical.
Using a 12v lantern battery, connect the +12 & ground from the lantern battery to the socket contacts.
I suspect your non-working lights will light....and the good ones will not light up because of the broken wire (or bad connection).
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