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1999 mercedes ml320 brake lights don't work

Replaced fuse, bulbs, relay, petal switch

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  • mikezylman Nov 26, 2008

    Wiring appears to be ok under the dash. Haven't searched entire circuit from dash to tailight location.



    I don't want to take out interior panels unless it's a last resort



    Is there anyother component(s) the circuit goes to besides what I have replaced? I don't have a wiring diagram.



    Thanks for your help

  • silver top May 11, 2010

    hi from uk if you are certain bulbs/fuses are correct ? then try disconnect the wires from brake light switch at pedal and have an assistant check to see if light operate whilst you have ignition on and touch the two wires together ? light should work ? if so then switch req's check? if still do not work?with above test then check using a test bulb or meter? and see if you have a live feed from one of the wires to switch ?? please come back with update or if you req further help/info?

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Did you check to make sure the wires going to the pedal switch are not cracked or burnt?

Posted on Nov 26, 2008

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    Thomas Rhoades Nov 27, 2008

    did you check with an electrical tester to see if there is power coming out of the switch when you press the break?



    Before moving on, make sure there is power coming from the pedal to the lights, if there is none, you can direct wire the switch, by using another peice of wire and running it to one of the Acc slots in the fuse box.

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