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    Can someone please tell me why vauxhall put a bulb & fitting in the rear of my car (near side) but no wiring to work the light
    seems a bit daft to me

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    The second fog light doubles as a spare brake light if the normal brake light on that side blows IIRC. Its very easy to wire it up so it works as a second foglight too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DasArab View Post
    Its very easy to wire it up so it works as a second foglight too.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DasArab View Post
    The second fog light doubles as a spare brake light if the normal brake light on that side blows IIRC.
    Nope, the lower tail light takes over the role of brake light should the upper tail/brake light fails.

    The passenger side fog light isn't wired up for the UK market (you only legally need one, either on the offside of the car or in the centre). However a bulb is fitted so you can use it for a spare in case one of the other bulbs in the cluster blows (indicator bulb excluded if it's an orange painted one)

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    ok chaps thanks for the info

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