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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 12-30-2015, 10:06 PM Thread Starter
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09 Cobalt LT - Park, Dash & License Plate Light - Not Working

Hi everyone
I have a 2009 Chevy Colbalt LT
My son was driving it the other night & the dash lights, & rear lights went out on him.
The brake lights are still working ok!

Today I went out & checked the Park Light fuse under the hood and it looks fine (Even tho I noticed its a 10, not a 15 as I see on some of the photos i looked up) But it has been that way since 2010 when I bought it.

I checked the interior cluster fuse that is fine too.

I also noticed that the license plate bulb is also out! (I couldn't check it, as it was too dark & wet to hold my phone flashlight & try to pull the bulb too)

Any ideas what it could be?

Can a license plate bulb knock everything else out?

thanks for the help
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 12-31-2015, 06:01 AM
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If the fuse is good and you're not getting power to the bulbs, chances are you have a broken ground. I believe the tie point is under the driver's seat.

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