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2005 Yamaha VStar 1100 brake light doesn't work with front brakes. Works fine with rear brakes

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Brake light switch is gone...easy fix.

Posted on Jul 09, 2010

  • Neil McRobbie Mar 10, 2011

    Before condemning switch....look at the plunger on the switch that the lever rests against...the plunnger can stick in, so when the lever is moved you get no brake light.



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Brake lighht does not work from front or rear lever, bulbs are fine.

Please check both switches - one on the handle bar and the other on the foot petal.

To prove or disprove, unplug then and short them out. If you short the harness out and the light llights, replace the switch.

You can also check the fuse in the fuse box ...

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