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2003 Volkswagen Beetle Question: rear running light not working

 

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dewaterb, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Lancaster, CA, June 02, 2012, 15:20
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i have a 03 vw beetle and when i turn the head lights on the the tail lights should come on, the tail light on the driver side dose but the one on the other side dose not, i tested it to see if it had power and it didn't, any idea why it wouldn't have power only on one side, also the brake lights work, and i put new bulbs, any help would be nice thanks

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    Autohaus Lake Norman from Autohaus Lake Norman, June 03, 2012, 15:47
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    Hard to say without looking at the vehicle, but its common for the bulb socket to fail. They are easy to replace and most dealers stock the socket.

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