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Bad earth connection on a 2001 renault master van

I seem to have a bad earth connection somewhere on the wiring loom,
When i put my foot on the break, the frony fog light indicator on the dashboard comes on, the indicators flash faster & my break lights flash, does anyone know where the main earth connection is????

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Its definatly in the back lights. i have seen this problem before. the earth at the rear of the car on the left side beside where the loom plugs into the bulbs holder. 10 mm bolt bolted to the body. loosen it and say it with electrical cleaner and do the same on the opposite side. shoul do he job

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Most cars I have ever seen have no 'main' ground but several scattered throughout the car.
If it was mine, I would first check for a grounding block under the dashboard.

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