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Brake Lights Confused

I have a 97 TJ and when I press the brakes instead vof the passenger brake coming onthe passenger front turn signal light comes on. Sometimes neither brake lights come on and both turn signal lights in front come on. Any ideas appreciated.

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  • Donley Burge Jan 11, 2009

    am1350 Thank You for the suggestion on changing the turn signal switch. After you suggested when the brake light would not light up I would move the signal switch and it would come out of it. Replaced the switch and it works perfectly. I appreciate the help.


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Make sure you have the right bulbs in the back. it sounds like a cross feed.If the problem isn't there then i'd say the turn signal switch is bad.

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