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Asked by Jan 03, 2008 at 05:37 PM about the 2002 Volkswagen Beetle

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a question..My left rear light works until I put my foot on the brake and then just the left light goes out until I release the brake.  Any Ideas?

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Your brake light bulb is out. Most of these bulbs have two filaments inside them -- one for regular driving lights, and one that is energized when braking. Replace the bulb and you'll be fine.

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