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Have you fixed this problem?? Brake lights....

Have you found the solution to the brake light problem??
I have the same problem, and it got worse. My headlights went out now, with a burning and smoke coming out of the dash. I took dash apart but dont see anything burnt. I will try replacing the headlight switch next.

So far I have replaced:
All bulbs
Brake Pedal Switch
Fuses are all ok
Tail light asseblies
and still no brake lights..THEN the headlights went out.
Maybe you fixed yours?
If you would answer me at:
I apprecaite your input and time
Thank you,

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  • topdown63 Dec 26, 2008

    Thank you for your reply.

    I have since fixed the problem.

    I took the dash apart and took the Headlight switch out. It was partially melted. I replaced it.

    That WAS the problem, only thing is that one of the first things I replaced was the brake switch. The NEW brake switch came broken, so switching the Headlight switch did not resolve my problem right away. I decided to test the power coming out of the brake switch and found it wasn't sending power when the pedal was pressed.

    Luckily I kept my old switch in the truck, and just swapped it out. Problem fixed.

    This problem was almost a year long in length to fix! I hope this information helps the next person who may encounter this problem!





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That is your problem gm had a big problem w/headlight switches mealting hopefully the connector is alright. if not dealer should have a conn. kit

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