The tail light wiring harness in the cargo area is not protected very well. As a result it may become damaged due to normal wear a tear. This damage can causing some or all of the rear lights to stop working.
Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 1996 Chevrolet Express 3500
1996 Chevrolet Express 3500
1996 Chevrolet Express 3500 Problems
Various electrical components under the front carpet/rubber mat may become damaged if excess water is used to clean the rear cargo area.
Extended life coolant may become contaminated and require cooling system service before the recommended 100,000 miles.
Our technicians recommend flushing the brake fluid every 60,000 miles. Brake fluid that is dirty may cause problems in the brake system.
Our technicians highly recommend that the transmission is serviced every 30,000 miles to avoid problems and maintain optimal operating order.