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2004 Kia Sorento Brake Lights don't work

New bulbs, fuses seem to be good, but the only break light that comes on with braking is the window brake light

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  • Anonymous May 02, 2009

    brake light on door works lights on vehicle dont why

  • jcannell May 02, 2009

    Exact same problem- window light works as well... any ideas

  • Rick Byrd
    Rick Byrd May 11, 2010

    checking schematics on your application , if high mounted brake light works , than its not a fuse problem all 3 share the same fuse ... left and right brake and 3rd brake light have separate grounds , right brake light ground is located behind the right light assembly , and left brake light ground is behind the left light assembly , i would expect you should see an eyelet bolted to the metal area in there , did you unplug them or unbolt those grounds ? do you have a test light ? post comment .




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SOURCE: 2006 Kia Sorento Brake Lights not working

Apparently this is a recall matter and will be fixed at no charge. KIA Consumer Assistance Center 1-800-333-4542. Recall notices were to go out in May/June 2009.

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