Would ignition switch cause this problem

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  • 1990 HONDA ACCORD
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I dont have any brake lights. Fuses are good, checked the brake switch but it is not getting power. I have also checked bulbs. What do you think I should check next. 1990 honda accord ex

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Thursday, June 7th, 2012 AT 7:57 AM

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Tiny
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Go back to the fuses and test them with a test light. Make sure there is power on both sides.

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Thursday, June 7th, 2012 AT 10:26 AM
Tiny
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I did that before I asked the question with a two prong test meter

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Thursday, June 7th, 2012 AT 11:19 AM
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There is a break in the power supply from brake fuse to the brake switch. This circuit is hot at all times and does not go through the ignition switch.

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Thursday, June 7th, 2012 AT 1:25 PM
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Do you know where I can get a wiring diagram at, thanks

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Thursday, June 7th, 2012 AT 1:37 PM

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