left brake light out when right signal is used

Asked by Aug 12, 2016 at 05:19 PM about the 1972 Chevrolet C/K 10

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1973 chevy c10
both brake lights work, but when I use the right signal, the left brake light will not work     but when I use the left signal, the right brake light works

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Sounds like the turn signal switch is getting ready to fail. You can try spraying some contact cleaner in there and push and pull the 4Ways on and off a few times, see if that helps but it's not long before it fails completely.

thank you

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