RADIO TURNS OFF WHEN BREAKS PRESSED

1988 BMW 535

Tiny

gisloc

January, 13, 2008 AT 9:52 PM

Electrical problem
1988 BMW 535 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic 236*** miles

Lets see anytime it rains and I use the breaks theres a 50% chance that my radio will shut off and then turn right back on. The break lights work. But the light says they are always out. Its really fustrating and I dont understand what my breaks have to do with my radio. Any thoughts?

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1 Answer

Tiny

Dr. Hagerty

January, 31, 2008 AT 6:13 PM

Because the radio and the brake lights are on the same fuse, pretty dumb idea. Isolate the radio curcuit to its own stand alone inline fuse and thats it.

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