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    Default 1996 chevy 1500 silverado

    My dash lights and tail lights keep blowing fuses

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    Two suspect areas.

    Trailer plug/harness. Front light harness going through radiator support.
    When you hear hoofbeats, look for horses not zebras.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 2COR517 View Post
    Two suspect areas.

    Trailer plug/harness. Front light harness going through radiator support.
    Also the circut boards on the rear tail lights.
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    Quote Originally Posted by murdog94 View Post
    Also the circut boards on the rear tail lights.
    Good point. I've never had one fail, but many have. I usually disconnect the rear harness, to at least isolate the problem to the front/rear of the truck.
    When you hear hoofbeats, look for horses not zebras.

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    I just had to replace both of my taillights because of corrosion on the circut boards..
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    2011 F-150 Crew 4X4

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    you will have to unplug areas one at a time to rule it out....

    I think the other posts are dead on the money.
    96 Tahoe
    Flat tops
    LT4 cam
    2200 Stall
    Built trans
    3" exhuast
    Hypertech programmer
    255/70/17 BFG mud terrains

    And after all that it is still SLOW!!!!


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