Please note new users with 0 posts will have to have their first 2 posts approved by a Moderator or Admin. There is no point posting the same post / thread multiple times staff have a life and can't be expected to be on the forum 24/7. (December 17, 2016)



Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rear driving light not working
#1
Hi

The rear light drives side has stopped working. At first, I thought it was a bulb problem. Bulb ok. So the next thought that it must be the bulb holders. But check that on another car and on the opposite side. I've ruled that out as well. So it can only be the wiring or the plug itself. Can this be bought separately? Or is it a case of tapping into the wiring loom with a 2nd hand plug.
Regards

Kiippax

Sent from my Pixel 2 XL using Tapatalk
Reply
#2
Have a look in the connector at the pins are they ok or are they dirty?

Have you tried a little squirt of WD40 and a clean with a scrap tool on the connector terminals?

Which light are you talking about the outer light or the boot light & which bulb isn't working?

Some connectors you can buy new (if you can locate them) or buy a sometimes over priced repair kit from Vauxhall.
[Image: Rusty-2_zpsuzrvgsp6.GIF]
Astra-J 2.0 CDTI S/S
Retrofitted AFL, TPMS, Navi950, BT, DAB, Rear Camera, Infinity sound system, Towbar, Flexfloor & more.
You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login to view.
I can do programming and retrofits using genuine GM MDI and Dealer software.
You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login to view.
Reply


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  drl light flicker. THOMAS123 2 93 11:th-Nov-2017, 15:17:43
Last Post: zzattack
  AFL basic problem (bulb not working) AlanMac 2 201 28:th-Aug-2017, 09:17:58
Last Post: AlanMac
  REGISTRATION PLATE LIGHT Pinhead385 1 254 30:th-Apr-2017, 07:14:22
Last Post: Rusty2009
  Astra j elite 1.7 beam light not work with fog light on caretaker 5 989 16:th-Apr-2017, 14:39:01
Last Post: caretaker
  Cluster Light guitz 5 860 9:th-Nov-2016, 15:37:18
Last Post: guitz
  Astra j fog light Schema insurance Kado1111 0 503 8:th-Nov-2016, 23:25:39
Last Post: Kado1111
  Rear light problem Dan1992 6 980 27:th-Sep-2016, 12:52:31
Last Post: Dan1992
  Gearstick light gregj 3 920 14:th-Jun-2016, 16:34:21
Last Post: gregj

Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)