Why does your rear lights not come on?

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The rear lights may not come on because they may be out I'd say if you think their not out then I'd ask a mechanic.

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It is hot, don't ignore it.

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Because you probably still have your handbrake on.If not, than you need to see the car-doctor.

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If it comes on when you step on the brake pedal you might need to bleed your brakes. Also check your brake fluid in the master cylinder.

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it's leaking or not sealing properly, bad sensor and or wiring

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Why does the check engine light come on your 2003 VW Passat 1.8T the codes can not identify the problem?

take it to a dealer or a qualified mechanic for a diagnostic

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Faulty tail/stop bulb at rear

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Evidently the bulb is blown out. It needs to be replaced.

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Did you check if the bulb is ok? Normally if a bulb is burned out the speed of the indicator inside the car increases significantly.

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Low oil pressure, or the oil pressure sending unit is defective. If the oil level is full, then the oil pump is weak or the sending unit is bad. Replace the oil pressure sending unit and see if that solves the problem. If not, seek professional help. Do not continue to drive the car in this condi...

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you have to reset the computer

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The ABS and Track module has detected a problem with the system. The code(s) can be read to help determine the cause. Your local auto parts store can help you with that at no charge.

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'Well I have a 95 Buick LeSabre, and the check engine light keeps coming on. So I asked a guy at car-x, and he said that usually occurs when you go really slow on the interstate.'

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To me it sounds like a transmission problem. I would get it checked out as soon as possible. If not managed carefully, this could lead to more problems and cause severe damage.

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It's not coming on in my car. I keep my car in good repair.---Update---It regularly means maintainence required.

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Be sure the master switch is not turned off. Consult the owners manual.

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Check fuses first but its probably the brake light switch under the brake pedal.

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To let others know that you are breaking.

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Frozen cable not fully releasing? Bad switch at top of emergency brake pedal? Low brake fluid level in master cylinder?

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The oil light will always come on for just a second after a car is started. If the oil light stays on, the oil could be low or need to be changed.

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Why does your battery light comes on a minute after starting the car?

The computer has detected a fault with the battery and charging system.On a modern car it will need to be scanned to see why the computer is angry.On an old (older than mid 90's) car you have to figure out whats wrong with the alternator.

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Why does your handbrake indicator light come on when you accelerate in first and second gear?

This light is used for 2 different purposes.(1) If the brake fluid is low,this light will come on.(2) light will come on when you engage the parking brake.

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brakes and running lights have separate fuses. check the fusethen check the brake light switch under the dash

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What does it mean when your security light comes on?

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What does it mean when your temperature light comes on?

your car is over heating

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What does it mean when your theft light comes on?

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the battery light means that your battery is being charged properly. so let it light.

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There is a problem with the ABS. This is a repair for a professional.

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Why does the tcs light come on the dash?

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Why does my airbag light keep coming on and off?

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Could be low on brake fluid. This is a sign that the brakes need attention.

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Why is the lights on your car stereo not working?

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A broken wire, a dead battery.

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Why will the tail lights on a 1999 Nissan Maxima not come on?

Faulty bulbs, faulty switch, faulty wiring, disconnected ground.Be sure the bulbs are good and check the fuses.

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One of the gauges is out of its normal range. Check them and see which one.

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Why does check engine light keep coming on?

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The alternator switches off

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Low coolant in coolant recovery tank or radiator or defective sensor

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toyota estima/lucia have a common fault with the waste-gate actuator playing up.

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Why does the AC light come on with heat?

Your car is actually DESIGNED to do this.The cold fins of the AC condenser (mini cooling radiator inside the dash) cause the moisture in the air to stick to it and drip out.Then, that dry, cold air hits the heater core (mini heating radiator inside the dash) and it heats it back up.Thus giving yo...

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Why doesn't my central air does not come on?

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Why does the emission light come on in a car?

Have vehicle scanned to determine the problem

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Why does my oil light come on when I stop?

Since the light comes on at low engine speeds and then shuts off, the oil pump is probably fine; if the pump were dying, you'd see low pressure at high engine speeds as well.The most likely culprit is the sensor that operates the light.If it does, you might be due for a new oil pump after all.

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Why does my engine light keep coming on?

The mass airflow sensor, or MAF sensor, calculates the amount of air that's coming into the engine so that the computer can add the right amount of fuel.A faulty MAF sensor could trigger the check engine light.It can also cause a car to experience impaired gas mileage, increased emissions or freq...

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The dash board light dimmer control switch may be turned off or broken.

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Why does the traction control light come on when accelerating?

Your vehicle is informing you of the TCS activation when you are exceeding the available friction limit of your tires. Essentially, you are accelerating too quickly for the conditions (or your tires) and wheel slip occurs - accelerate moderately or invest in better tires.

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Why does abs light come on 2002 safari?

it probably means you should get them checked.

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Why does my coolant light come on when its cold?

Engine coolant has a variable volume that changes with temperature.When cold, it takes up less space and could therefore be below the coolant level sensor (if equipped).If the light no longer comes on when starting, monitor the level to determine if coolant is leaking or being consumed through a ...

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Why does my emergency brake light come on randomly?

If it remains lit after the parking brake is released or if it turns on and off intermittently while you're driving, it means you need to add brake fluid.If you check the fluid, add as needed and the light still doesn't turn off, you'll need to have the brake system inspected.

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Why do brake lights come on with ignition and not work on pedal?

The brake light switch is either out of adjustment or defective.

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Why is it dangerous to leave rear fog lights on when they are not needed?

"You MUST NOT use front or rear fog lights unless visibility is seriously reduced (see Rule 226) as they dazzle other road users and can obscure your brake lights.Rear fog lights are brighter than standard tail lights, so when you brake, other motorists may not be able to see your brake lights il...

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Why wont your dome lights come on when you open your door in your 2008 silveraldo?

The headlight switch also opperates the dome light... insted of pulling it out, just turn it like a door knob... if that doesnt work then it might be a fuse, the same fuse that works stuff like the radio also works the dome light. A 2008, I would bring it back to the dealer.

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My rear left tail light is not working on camper?

You should try changing the light bulb... if that doesnt work, then there might be a short in the wiring, and will need to be looked at by someone who knows electrical wiring.

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Why does your dash indicator say yes when the running lights are not on?

Because you have a very optimistic car.

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What causes your car not to crank and the checkengine light comes on?

It could be a number of different things; if the radio and other electrical things work with the key to acc. then it is most likely not electrical. It would be best to take it to a mechanic and have them scan it to see what is wrong. Hope this helps.

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Why would the car dash lights not coming on prevent car from starting?

No, -but that could indicate you have a major electrical problem.

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Why do your lights inside your car keep coming on and off?

Do you mean the dome light, or, dash lites?In either case, there is an intermittent. Might be the light switch. or a bad fuse connection. Or, poor connection at fuse box. Or, pinched wire in the harness(This usually blows fuse, though.) If it is only the dome light, flickerring when a door is ope...

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Why is your brake light coming on in your 2011 dodge grand caravan?

Could be the brake fluid reservoir is low which would be telling you the brakes need attention.Could be parking brake not fully released

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if turn signals are working , and brake lights not working, i would replace the stop light switch on the brake pedal

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Why while driving on the highway your indicator light comes on in your 1995 Chrysler Sebring why?

It depends on the indicator. Check engine means the engine computer has detected a malfunction. The oil can is an oil pressure problem, a battery is a charging problem, etc

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Why would the ABS light come on in a car and then the car not start?

The ABS system requires 10.5 volts to operate, so if the charging output of the alternator was below this level, the ABS light would come on, and the ABS system would shut down. If the output is far below this level (say, zero, if the alternator failed), your battery would not charge, and the car...

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Why don't my brake lights come on Polo brake lights don't come on?

Check these things:1. Are the bulbs okay? 2. Are the fuses good? 3. Using an voltmeter or circuit checker see if ther is power at the bulb connector. 4. Finally check the switch at the brake pedal.

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What does it mean when your ABS light and traction control light comes on?

When your ABS light comes on, it is referring to the antilock braking system in the vehicle.Traction control doesn't always refer to ABS, however.This can also be a control platform for driving, wheel-speed sensors, and sometimes wires and sensors relating to traction.Things like this can cause t...

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Why doesn't brake light come on?

Hi 5 possible causes 1 both bulbs blown 2 fuse blown 3 open circuit in wiring 4 brake light switch faulty 5 bad earth to brake lights Hope this helps you Best wishes

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What causes the rear ABS light to come on after a rear end collision on a 1997 Areostar?

The ABS light might have come on after a rear end collision on a 1997 Aerostar because part of the brake mechanism was damaged in the collision. It is also possible that the ABS light came on because the rim was bent in the collision.

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Why is the rear hatch on your 97 balzer not popping open?

it is stuck. try using a tire on and bust out the glass

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Why does your alarm light keep flashing on your jag?

Some wiring in your door or truck/car may be old or melted and it my be lose.

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Your 94 lesus ls400 rear fog lights are stuck on why?

Never known of a car to have fog lights in rear , only reverse lights

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Why the rear lights of your car are on with the car off?

The rear lights of your car will still on even if your car was off because the switch was turned on and it will still remain on until the battery's out.Another possibility, if the headlight switch is off and the ignition switch is off, the brake light switch may be out of adjustment or broken and...

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Why won't my Dash lights come on?

Dash lights may have problems coming on because there is a problem with the dash fuse. It is important to get a specialist to check the wiring and the fuse status.

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Glow plug light not coming on only other yellow light coming on for split second wont start?

VW diesel? or similar? follow the power lead back from the glow plug. It should lead to a very large fuse that is often nothing more than a large flat piece of metal (2 inches wide, 1 inch high). It may just be mounted on the firewall with no protection so it doesn't look like a fuse - but if it ...

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Why is the check light coming on?

There are a number of reasons why a check light might be coming on in your car. Once the check engine light comes on it is important to get the car to a mechanic for diganoses.

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Why would my security light come on?

The security light is a visual indication that something in the car's antitheft system is failing.The car thinks its being stolen or hotwired because it is not getting that signal from YOUR specific key.This is why the security light turns on and shuts down your vehicle.

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Why would a transmission light come on?

There are many, many reasons that the check engine light may come on in you car, truck or SUV.A malfunctioning sensor, low tire pressure, low transmission fluid and so much more will cause the light to come on.But some reasons the check engine light comes on are much more common.

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Why did my DRL light come on?

Usually, if the DRL light is on, it indicates that the computer has detected an issue.This light should turn off afterwards once the system verifies that everything is working as intended.Typically, a faulty bulb may be the culprit, but there are fuses and relays in the circuit that can cause sim...

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Why reverse light come on in drive?

It probably has something to do with the switch.

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Your Atoil light keeps coming on in your 2001 Honda passport what does this Mean?

The A/T oil light indicates that your automatic transmission fluid is hot. Check to make sure it is filled properly. If it is then take it to a shop to have them diagnose the issue.

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Why does your sidelight come on when breaking?

because you have got the wrong bulb in the side light

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Why does my left turn signal flashes fast in front but not in the back and the rear brake lights do not come on that side too in my 2006 Chevy Cobalt?

Start with checking the left rear brake light bulb.

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Why would your tail lights not work on your Nissan 300ZX?

There can be several reasons. Bad grounding is one, make sure the tail light unit is properly fastened to the body carrying the plus current. Broken bulbs are a possibility, replace them. A broken fuse is also likely, locate the fuse box and replace as necessary. Wiring may be bad or broken, is t...

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Why does your ac come on when you turn on the heater on your car?

The AC takes the moisture out of the cabin air and that helps clear the inside of the windshield from moisture faster.

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Why does your car vibrate from rear?

It could be from a worn out U-Joint on the drive shaft or it could be one or both of the rear wheels are out of balance.

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What does the hicas light mean on your r33 skyline rear wheel drive?

It means there is a problem with your HICAS. HICAS steers your rear wheels at high speed moving not more than 2 degrees + or -.The light has come on indicating that there is a problem.This is where is gets fuzzy because the problems are hard to trace down.It could be a fuse, it could be a bad sen...

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Your radiator fan does not come on on a 1995 Pontiac Bonneville?

The radiator fan sensor switch or the radiator fan motor are at fault (maybe even both). Wire the fan motor direct to see if it will run, if it does, replace the sensor switch. If the fan motor doesn't run, replace the fan motor before you buy a new sensor. If after replacing the fan motor, the f...

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Why does your ride bounce in rear?

Faulty rear shock absorbers or struts.

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Why does my check engine light comes on and off on 1991 Honda Accord?

You check engine light is signaling to you that there is something wrong with you car. You should have your car looked at by a professional.

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Why does brake warning light come on sometimes on a 1990 xj6 jag?

check fluid level in brake master cylinder under hoodalso check your brake pads.if it comes on when you brake its pads or if it stays on when your cars on its the fluid.but it was doin both of these on my 92 xj6 and i checked both and it was not either.then i found that my wheel bearings were on ...

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Why does your radio and lights come on when it rains without the key being in the ignition?

This is extremely strange and may not have anything to do with the rain. There could be a short in the wiring system that is triggered by the atmospheric pressure in the air.

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Why does my tail light not work?

If he or she suspects a blown fuse, they will remove the corresponding fuse for the tail lights to see if it is blown.If so, he or she will replace the bad bulb with a new one.If the bulbs and fuses appear to be working properly, the mechanic will then check the corresponding relay for the tail l...

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Why would your car stop running when the oil light comes on?

If the oil light means that you have lost all the oil, then the engine has probably siezed up through lack of lubrication. Expensive repair.

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