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trailer lights

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by Coastal Lawn Maintenance, Dec 9, 2010.

  1. Coastal Lawn Maintenance

    Coastal Lawn Maintenance LawnSite Senior Member
    from VA
    Posts: 485

    I have a problem with the lights on my trailers one trailer only the brake light work and on the other the brake and running light work. When I hook up to the other truck all the lights work. I checked my fuses and I'm thinking it has to do with the seven way. Is there a way to check the seven way to make sure it working. Thanks in advance
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  2. SouthSide Cutter

    SouthSide Cutter LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,333

    You need to go to NAPA or some other automotive store and get a test light that looks like a ice pick. Ground it and stick your wires to find the problem. Then tape where you stuck it.
  3. treadlite

    treadlite LawnSite Member
    Posts: 137

    check you grounds on the trucks and trailers..... most trailer light problems that aren't immediately obvious (burnt out bulbs, broken wires etc) are usually a grounding problem....

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