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#1 (permalink) Old 12-05-2004, 01:12 AM
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Ok all my brake lights and reverselights are brand new so is the reverse sensor light, when i turn the headlights on they are lit but the brake lights dont light up when i press on the brake they dont light up i checked everything but they stil dont light up what is wrong?
(ALSO IT HAS BEEN RAINING)

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Are they getting power? Take your handy dandy test light or Ohm meter and see if power when you step on the brakes is getting to them. If not you need to go back farther into the circuit. IE at the brake switch.
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Yeah check around the wiring like M-technik-3 says. Sounds like the brake light switch to me also.
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