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With head lights on no brake lights. With head lights off i have brake lights???Also when putting in gear it hesitates to shift?is that because its cold? its a 1992 5.2 liter 2 wheel drive.

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  • eulogy64 Jan 27, 2009

    My 1992 Dodge Dakota,was having a ground problem.I removed the tail light covers and found that the wiring and bulb sockets were so rusted it wasn't making a complete connection.I replaced the wiring and sockets for around 100 bucks doing it myself that included heat shrink and the new bulbs.

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Hello
Welcome to FixYa.
sounds like your having a ground problem.
under the hood you will see a grounding point from the battery to the radiator support from there to the main wiring, and under the dash on the left side just above your knee you will see a grounding point, check these 2 places to see if something is loose.
RD

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