MY BRAKELIGHTS DON'T WORK. ANY ADVICE?

  • Tiny
  • bobby6708
  • 1998 Dodge Ram
  • 100,000 miles

I have replaced the bulbs, fuses and stoplight switch. Running lights, hazards, turn signals and reverse lights are all OK.

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Tuesday, October 4th, 2011 AT 9:19 PM

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  • Tiny
  • Jacobandnickolas
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Is there power to the brake light switch and power out from it when the brake is actuated?

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Tuesday, October 4th, 2011 AT 9:21 PM
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  • bobby6708
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I don't have anything to check that.

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Tuesday, October 4th, 2011 AT 10:06 PM
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  • Jacobandnickolas
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You can use a test light or volt meter.

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Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 AT 12:25 AM
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  • bobby6708
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Thanks, I'll get one and try that next.

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Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 AT 11:38 AM
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  • Jacobandnickolas
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Let me know what you find.

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Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 AT 4:34 PM
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  • Adamit
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Same problem. No power going out of new brake switch

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