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Old 05-22-2011, 10:36 AM
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Default Electrical problem with new rear lights.

I just ordered these and received them

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/98-01...item35b2474c04

They look great and fit in and all but one problem, there are three bulb input slots instead of two.. on the stock ranger lights I have, there are two sockets. I have a 2001 edge stepside. So now I have no directionals.. Does anyone have any suggestions on what I should do? Is there a way I could add in a third bulb, like wire it into the harness or something? I am not that good at all with eletrical.

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Old 05-22-2011, 10:47 AM
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Default Re: Electrical problem with new rear lights.

I'm confused. That new one pictured has three sockets. What does your truck stock have?
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Old 05-22-2011, 10:50 AM
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Default Re: Electrical problem with new rear lights.

my truck has two sockets
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Old 05-22-2011, 10:57 AM
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Default Re: Electrical problem with new rear lights.

Ok this is make no sense. Why do you not have any turn signals?
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Old 05-22-2011, 10:59 AM
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Default Re: Electrical problem with new rear lights.

I am not sure, I put both bulbs in (top and middle) on the new altezza lights. Now there is an open socket on the bottom of the light where I have no bulb for input.. directionals do not work, I am sorry I am not sure how else to explain it.
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Old 05-22-2011, 11:19 AM
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Default Re: Electrical problem with new rear lights.

umm. ok this is still making no sense.



The bottom is your reverse lights. Put the stock reverse light in there. The middle will be your brake/turn/tail. Put the stock brake/turn/tail light in there. The top will be empty since you bought the wrong taillight housing.

Your turn signals don't care what you have for a light housing. Your using the existing wiring, socket, and bulbs. Nothing changes.
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