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#1 (permalink) Old 10-12-2008, 12:05 AM
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Having trouble locating a switch?

Hello, Where exactly is the switch that turns the reverse lights on when you put it in the reverse gear. I got power to the fuse box and good fuses, however, when I put her in revers I cannot see a damn thing.. Any help would be great. .. Thanks in advance



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It should be on top fo the box, so when you put the shift in reverse it hits a gate switch, to find out you will have to remove the boot around the shift, select rev and you should see/hear the switch click.

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so if I take out my shifter boot it should be easy to see ? has anyone ever changed this switch?



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The switch is located on the Left hand (Drivers side depending on country) side upper rear of the transmission

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on the e36 it is easyer to get it from below the car...

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