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#1 (permalink) Old 01-09-2005, 03:47 PM
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Hi, I drive a 1996 328is, and for some reason, every now and then (almost every day) my control check tells me my 3rd brake light isn't working, but sometimes it works, and sometimes it doesn't, anyone have any cluse has to what the issue is, and I am 200% positive it isn't the bulb because I have changed it 3 times and it was never burned. Any help with this would be more than apreciated.


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probably the thing that holds the bulb in place... try switching it with another 1 from your tail light...

since i have a spoiler.. i took the bulb out.. i dont need 4 brake lights..

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Quick off-topic question...

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probably the thing that holds the bulb in place... try switching it with another 1 from your tail light...
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Thanks, I'll try that tomorrow


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Lol, also off topic, but Cruzin 323is, where did you get your clear(white) sides from, because they look like they would match on mine.


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