Why doesnt my brake light work on a 2003 dodge ram but the tail light works

Asked by Jan 17, 2017 at 01:59 PM about the 2003 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT 4WD Quad Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 2003 dodge ram was hit on the right rear quarter panel. Not much damage but now the brake light doesnt work. All the other lights work on that side

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Maybe a wire was damaged. Check the bulb and replace if needed and also inspect the brake light socket for corrosion or damage.

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Isn't it the same bulb as the tail light?

845

Yes but has 2 prongs, the one for the brake might be blown.

oh ok thank you

845

It's a twin filament bulb I meant to say, sorry.

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Replaced the bulb and it works again. Thank you for the help

Change your brake light switch

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