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Do you have further information on the recall? Such as a recall number? My '06 ML350 is now having this same problem (right brake light out/left brake light out, substitue bulb on). My shop cannot find a problem with lights/fuses and say they have "some memory" of a recall. MB dealership says there was no recall.

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I never found any recall for it, so I got lot of cars same problem all the cars i found faulty light, common problem is burn contact, remove light and have a look inside contact plate you can see burn mark on it, clean the burn mark and put some led by soldering, if it's not work or no burn mark on bulb holder contact plate check wiring, if both way not found any fault possibly faulty rear SAM.

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