1984 Chevy S-10, one of my rear tail lights is dimmer than the other...possible causes?

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Asked by Mar 02, 2015 at 01:21 PM about the 1984 Chevrolet S-10 STD Standard Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

One of my rear tail lights is a lot dimmer than the other.  What would cause this, a short or bad bulb?

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Did you change the bulb? If it is a short you would probably have no light at all...! Other things to check.... Dirty Lens .... Bad or Dirty Ground Wire.... Weak Bulb.... Bulb not making good contact in socket !! Hope this helps you and let us know what you find out, ok?

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Tracking on all. Will be looking at it soon...weather permitting. Will let you know how it turns out.

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