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Brake lights out at separate times, but both bulbs okay.

The brake lights on our 2005 Escape went out a couple of weeks apart, but both bulbs appear to be okay. The other lights in the rear assembly are fine and working properly.

If it were a fuse, why would the brake lights stop functioning at different times?

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I would double check the bulbs, i dont know much about escapes but most cars run a twin filament bulb, one is for taillights, the other for stoplights, if its not that it may be a brake sensor fault or somethings shorting out somewhere.

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