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My brake lights are not coming on anymore.... I have replaced the brake light switch and I noticed another type of switch that resembles it. I still have no brake lights and this all occurred after i took my car to an automechanic. He tried to charge me $209 dollars just for a $13 dollar switch. However... It did not solve the problem.

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Do you know how to use a test meter? I thought not.If you did you would have done a continuity measurement before you spent the $13. Did you check the bulbs and the earthing?
So you used the mechanic for the diagnosis, didn't pay him and now it doesn't work? I would go back to the mechanic and complain.

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