Assuming the bulbs aren't burned out, it is likely a blown fuse
Bad bulbs? Blown fuse? Bad switch?
There are a couple of reasons why a 2005 Saturn Ion's reverse lights will not work. The fuses may be blown or the light bulbs need to be replaced. Fuses and bulbs can be purchased at any auto parts store.
fuses are blown, or bulbs are blown
You may have burnt out bulbs, blown fuse or malfunctioning brake switch. Same on any car.
check bulbs, fuses & reverse switch
Bad bulbs can be the cause of your reverse lights not working on your 1999 Toyota Tacoma. A problem with the reverse switch or bad wires can also be the cause of your reverse lights not working.
Blown bulbs, blown fuse, broken or out of adjustment brake light switch.
have you checked the bulbs and fuses
Check the bulbs, the fuse and the switch.
switch on the transmission which sends a signal to the reverse lights when shift is in reverse......... is shot. You need a mechanic.
Bulbs mis-installed, blown fuse, connector not plugged in, wrong bulbs, etc.Bulbs mis-installed, blown fuse, connector not plugged in, wrong bulbs, etc.
Flasher relay is bad if the lights come on but do not flash. If they lights do not come on at all then the bulbs may be blown or the fuse if blown.
A blown fuse would cause the hazard lights not to work on the 1994 Ford F150. It could also be blown bulbs causing the lights not to work.
On my 98 A4 1.8T I had the same problem. The problem was the entire headlight switch on the stearing column went bad. I dont know if the headlight switch has anything to do with the reverse lights but from my own experience the reverse light problem is caused by thhe reverse light switch which is in the gearbox. I got a price of
The back up lights on an E350 Ford Econoline Van won't work if the fuse has blown, the bulbs are bad, or the wiring has become disconnected. The reverse sensor also controls when and if the lights turn on.
check the switch at the break peddle
Possibly blown fuse, bad brake light switch, or blown brake light bulbs.
to change the lights you remove the dash cluster and replace the bulbs. the number for the bulbs are 197
98 sierra1500 4x4 all lights work excepttail lights fuses are good bulbs are new
Blown fuse, failed bulbs, bad switches, etc.
The bulbs may be burned out, or a fuse may be blown.
fuse or all bulbs blown
cause the bulbs are burned out? cause the fuse is blown? jeez....
There is a switch called the reverse backup light switch attached to the shifter. When you move the shifter into reverse, the switch is closed and current goes back to the reverse lights. The switch is located on both auto and manual trans. After making sure your bulbs are good, that is where I would look. And make sure your fuses are not blown as well in your fuse block. There usually is not just a circuit dedicated to reverse lights only but there is always something a manufacturer will do some years just to be different.