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Brake lights stay on but are very dim?

I just washed my explorer and when i got home i noticed both brake lights and 3rd brake light where on but very very DIM. lights where turned off and ignition was off.just to check i pulled the fuses for break, & SW they did not shut off tried pulling some other fuses, still nothing. So i pulled the 60amp fuse for the fuse box thy still stayed on.So i pulled out both taillights no water pulled on some wires they are still on i am getting 1.14VDC through the break lights i have know idea.So i gave up disconnected the battery last night still doing it today???? please help!!!!!

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Is that volts with the plug connected sounds like either a ground at lites or brake lite switch under dash, try making your own ground
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check the brake light switch at the top of the brake pedal and if you have a keyless enter keypad on the door check that for shorts and go through the car and make sure nothing is left on

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yes, replace the multifunction switch.

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Your wiper relay contacts are stuck. The wiper relay is located INSIDE the wiper motor assembly. You must replace the entire wiper motor assembly to replace the relay.

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