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When i press he brake pedal the brake lights do

When i press the brake pedal the brake lights do not work . how can i fix this problem. and by the way all the fuses have been checked and are perfect. wat can really be the problem behind this situation??

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The switch behind the brake lever is probably pushed out of the way...have a look underneath the footwell and push the brakes with your hand...watch the lever for a small switch and see if it is being pressed by the brake lever or not.

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