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I have a 1998 Chevy Malibu, and the entire right tail light assembly is out. Is this likely to be a fuse issue, or a wiring issue?

To clarify, none of the lights--the brake light, the running light, the turn signal--on the right tail assembly work. The left tail assembly is fine.

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Pull the connector from the back , test signals going into the tail light assembly , if good you need a new tail light assembly . No it's not a fuse issue . The brake light's ,turn signals , park lamps all have thier own power supply - different fuse's . Do you know how to test automotive electrical circuits with a volt meter ? How to use a wiring diagram so you know what your testing ? Here is a web site for free wiring diagrams http://www.bbbind.com/free_tsb.html Enter vehicle info. year , make , model an engine ! Under system click on lighting ,then under subsystem click on tail lamps . Click the search button then the blue link. Check the ground circuit (pin E ) grounds get corroded .
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