answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

probably because there is a bad Ground-clean the socket where the bulb goes & coat w/vasoline & if there is metal on the socket housig ,clean that.That is IF U have 12 volts going 2 the socket-the tag light work with the running lights.

User Avatar

Wiki User

βˆ™ 2004-07-19 23:08:00
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Why might the license plate light not work on a 1996 Ford Contour if it is a new bulb?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

What is the independent plate light called on a 1992 Isuzu Trooper LS the part that illuminates the license plate?

this light is called the license plate light


How do you replace license plate bulb on 1999 ford contour?

you buy a new one


How to replace a license plate light?

How do you replace the license plate lights on a 2000 celica?


How do you change the license plate light on Oldsmobile Aurora?

It is very easy to change the license plate light on an Oldsmobile Aurora. All you need to do is remove the license plate and look above where the plate was. There are bolts that are holding the light in. Unscrew the bolts and then replace the light.


License plate light 1968?

what about it?


Chevy Tahoe's license plate bulb?

A Chevy Tahoe's license plate bulb can be used to light up the license plate. In the dark the license's plate will still be visible.


1996 Ford Mustang license plate light?

( bulb # 168 ) for a 1996 Ford Mustang license plate light


How do you replace the license plate light on a 2005 Toyota Sienna?

how do u change the license plate light on a 2005 sienna


Where is the fuse for the license plate light on a 2001 Toyota Camry?

The 2001 Toyota Camry license plate light fuse can be found in the fuse box. The license plate fuse will be labeled as the tail light fuse.


Does the 2001 Chevy cavalier have a rear license plate light?

Yes, all cars have a license plate light. It is mandated by law.


How do I Change the license plate light on a ford focus?

on the 2001 XZ3 I removed the license plate and used a flat head screw driver to slid the license plate light cover over and they "pop" out.


Do I have to light my license plate?

In Massachusetts - Yes

People also asked