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Replaced brake switch still no brake lights

Have tail lights but no brake lights after replacing brake switch

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Every one wants to replace switches, first thing you should do is check if the switch is getting power, unplug the switch and using a volt meter, check if it has power to it. 1 wire has power, the other goes to your brake lights, if power is supplied to the light wire the lights should come on, if not change your bulbs, you can blow your brake light with your parking lights still good for they are 2 individual circuits in the same bulb

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Check light bulbs make sure they are the right number then check plugs for corrosion or could have a broken wire in casing

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SOURCE: Replace tail lights

Usually all you have to do is pull back the inside trunk liner behind the tail lights from inside the trunk, or there may be a plastic door that you open to access the tail lights. The wires going to the tail lights connect to a plug that you turn counter clockwise and pull out from the back of the tail light assembly. Once you have removed the connector replace the bulb. Some light bulbs just pull straight out of the connector, others you may have to push in and turn counter clockwise to remove.

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