1996 ford ranger brake lights dont work, replaced brake light switch, ABS light is on also, all other lights and signals work

Asked by Sep 08, 2016 at 08:30 AM about the 1996 Ford Ranger XLT Standard Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my ABS light is on, all other lights and signals work, but my brake lights don't
work, I have replaced the brake light switch and still nothing.

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I am going to gues and say your multi- function switch is bad. Try wiggling it with the brake pedal depressed and have someone sand at back and see if lights flicker

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I had the ghost in the wires, I ended up plugging trailer lights into the trailer plug which still worked fine. Funny it was only my brake lights that did not work, I replaced fuses, bulbs, brake swtch. I have aux trailer lights with the mag base. plugged into the trailer plug. works ok this way , it is not right but works (Harbor Friehgt on sale $10)

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