My 01 sport track brake lights weren't working I put a new brake light switch in they started working and then stopped again

Asked by Sep 07, 2016 at 07:20 PM about the 2001 Ford Explorer Sport 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My brake lights weren't working I put in a new
brake light switch started working and then
stopped again

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Are you blowing the fuse? Check for voltage at the switch. Now check for switch continuity when it suppose to have the circuit closed providing power to the rear lights. Then check to make sure you have a proper ground.

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