I have a 2004 Buick LeSabre back-up and license plate bulbs keep blowing out

Asked by Dec 07, 2013 at 07:03 PM about the 2004 Buick LeSabre Custom Sedan FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I recently bought my daughter a 04 Buick LeSabre. I have been having trouble with back
up light bulbs blowing out and one side of the license plate does not light up even with a
new bulb. Any suggestions on what to look for with these rear lights would be

2 Answers


Its possible you have a short either where the tail lens is at or in the wiring harness


I had a problem where the lights didn't come on. It was a broken wire in the harness at the point where the trunk hinge is. Open the harness at the bend point and look.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Buick LeSabre Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
  • #2
    John Saffrahn
  • #3
    Austin Gaboda
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Buick Park Avenue
318 listings starting at $4,499
Used Buick LaCrosse
230 Great Deals out of 12,874 listings starting at $1,800
Used Chevrolet Impala
371 Great Deals out of 27,339 listings starting at $1,499
Used Buick Regal
102 Great Deals out of 4,202 listings starting at $5,979
Used Buick Century
603 listings starting at $2,500
Used Chevrolet Malibu
605 Great Deals out of 48,235 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Camry
807 Great Deals out of 71,623 listings starting at $1,400
Used Honda Accord
553 Great Deals out of 91,963 listings starting at $1,495
Used Cadillac DeVille
1,247 listings starting at $2,499
Used Chrysler 300
296 Great Deals out of 19,079 listings starting at $1,999
Used Mercury Grand Marquis
16 Great Deals out of 1,241 listings starting at $1,900
Used Chevrolet Monte Carlo
950 listings starting at $3,786

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.