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Brake lights don't come on..HELP!!

1998 ford explorer...All my lights are good, but when i brake the back 2 tail lights don't light up, only the top light above the window..can anyone help? thanks jami

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    jami carter Feb 06, 2009

    Thank You!! Your Awsome!!!

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    jami carter Feb 06, 2009

    yes it did....

  • nightlupin Feb 06, 2009

    I have the same problem, but unfortunately, that didn't fix it for me. It stopped my rear middle light above the window to stop it's rapid blinking, but the two side lights still do not work. The light bulbs do work, and when I have my headlights on, they work, but when I depress the brakes, nothing happens. Any suggestions?



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Have you checked your fuses?  Make sure none of them are blown.  It may be a brake light switch.  This part is usually pretty easily changed.  It's located under the dash down by your feet around the brake pedal. (Below is a picture of the part...)
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Any further questions please ask!! Please rate!  Thanks

Posted on Feb 05, 2009

  • Kiley Gilley Feb 06, 2009

    Just clairifying, did that fix your problem??

  • Kiley Gilley Feb 06, 2009

    OK!!! Thank you for rating!



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