My tail lights work but my break lights don't work nor does my third light. I have replaced the break light switch and the bulbs in the rear tail lights break lights still will not work.


Asked by Jun 23, 2016 at 02:42 AM about the 2003 Ford Explorer XLT V8 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My turn signals work and my headlights work cold it be a fuse ?

3 Answers


Should check the fuse but probably not the cause. Your blinkers work so the bulbs are good for the brake lights. There is a brake light switch that the brake pedal activates when you step on the brake pedal, that could be bad, or the brake light relay in the fuse box.


first answer good. Use hand signals until fixed...that is dangerous humans will brake when they see lights not when you stop. I suggest using manual emergency light switch when you stop...You will be ticketed too. unsafe vehicle!


emergency flashers!

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