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Thats it just no tail lights? No tail lights on what? Car ,Truck, Motorcycle, Motor home, Lawn tractor, Locomotive!!!
If you want a good answer we need a good question. Re post with the following:
Year:
Make:
Model:
Trim package:
Engine size, I know its the tail lights but different engines sizes will sometimes need different wiring of other systems.
and Trans type. Manual, Auto number of gears. An automatic may have a different tail light switch than a Manual due to the brake pedals being different.

You are asking someone to help you solve a problem on a very complicated machine. Anyone attempting to help you will need as much info as you can give them.
Good luck with your re post.

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