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I have a 1998 Honda Accord that just developed a problem with no brake lights, no back up lights and the rear turn signals don't work, but the headlights and front turn signals do work.

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  • t_picquet Jul 12, 2009

    One of the things that I left out is that the emergency flashers work fine. Why would the brakelight switch stop the turn signals from working, but not the flashers?

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First thing to do is check the fuse box and see if all of the fuses are ok and not blown out (use a fuse puller)..If all of the fuses are ok I would next check all of the rear light bulbs...pull them out, one by one, and see if they are black or broken inside the bulb...sometimes when one bulb goes out, they all will go out...If all that is good and well then I would next look at the brake switch (located on the brake pedal) and use a tester light and with the circuit open, touch the tester light to the switch and see if it has any current running through it...If that is ok then you have a short somewhere in your wiring...look for any wires that are cut, frayed, or broken.

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