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I have niisan altima 96, the problem is for the stop light, the right one works really weird - if push the breaks it works but not so bright as a left one and when the fog lights are on during i push

Before happaned the other: my break light switch got broken and lights stayed on for more than 24 hours, one of the left stop light socket got burned but i changed it and it works fine. the right one had no burn or nothing but it works bad. I had changed the high mounted bulbs too.

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im a mechanic who owns a1995 pathfinder, had the same problem.your trouble is in your daytime running light module. try giving it a tap, bet they will come back on

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sounds like a bad bulb, ther are two filaments in the bulb one for park lights and one for brake lights,so park lights will work but not brake, also make sure bulb is installed correctly, hope this helps,good luck.

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