park brake indicator light not coming on

Asked by May 12, 2016 at 06:04 PM about the 2002 Ford Explorer XLT 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Probably the switch on the parking brake mechanism.

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Tried checking switch with light tester. No power at switch. Where is power for swith coming from? Fuse? If so which one?


Should be a fuse to the switch to the lamp but I am sorry, I do not know your vehicle well enough to tell you which fuse to check in your diagnosis.

It is the switch on the parking brake assembly. Disconnected the wire and grounded it, light came on. Now where can I purchase switch? Is it a dealer item only?

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