brake light switch blows out in a few weeks- either brake light stays on and melts plug or can't put car in drive

Asked by May 28, 2013 at 03:24 PM about the 2000 Lincoln Town Car Signature

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It sounds like you have a high voltage load on the switch, have you ran an amperage draw on the brake light circuit? I would also check all of the rear lighting grounds and circuit pathways, check the lamps and make sure that none of them have shorted filaments.

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