C4 Corvette Rear Tail Light Housing
1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996
This part is a good, used C4 Rear Tail Light Housing which can be installed on any of the following Corvette models:
Body & Trim
Base, Collector’s Edition, Grand Sport
Base, Indianapolis 500 Pace Car, ZR-1
40th Anniversary Edition, Base, ZR-1
The rear tail light housing on a 1990 to 1996 Chevrolet Corvette is a critical part of the car’s lighting system.
This housing serves as the protective shell or enclosure that holds the tail light bulb and other components of the tail light assembly. It’s typically made of a durable plastic material to withstand the rigors of daily use and exposure to the elements.
In addition to providing a mount for the tail light bulb, the housing is also typically designed to help reflect and direct the light emitted by the bulb, ensuring that it is visible from the rear of the vehicle. This visibility is crucial for the safety of the driver and other road users, as it signals braking, turning, and the presence of the vehicle in low-visibility conditions.
Inside this housing, you might find the tail light bulb, a socket for the bulb, wiring, and in some cases a circuit board for LED lights. The housing itself is typically attached to the body of the car, often with screws or clips, and sealed with a gasket to prevent water and dirt intrusion.
If the housing becomes cracked or damaged, it can allow moisture and contaminants to enter, potentially causing the tail light to malfunction. In such a case, the housing would need to be replaced to maintain the proper function of the tail light. As always, it’s recommended to refer to the Corvette’s manual or consult with a qualified mechanic for precise information.
GM Part Number: 16509624
peter zendler (verified owner) –
fair price for a great used part