1988 VOLVO 240 NO BRAKE LIGHTS

  • Tiny
  • patrizia
  • 1988 Volvo 240

Electrical problem
1988 Volvo 240 4 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic 180000 miles

I cleaned brake light sockets, changed light bulbs, checked the brake light switch, still no brake lights?

Saturday, August 28th, 2010 AT 1:18 PM

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  • Tiny
  • bluelightnin6
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Check fuses. Is brake switch getting power?

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Saturday, August 28th, 2010 AT 2:01 PM
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Yes, all the fuses are fine. Today the " failure brake lights and the battery light " came on the dash.

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Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 AT 4:14 PM
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  • bluelightnin6
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Seems like brake light switch is faulty to me, you said you " checked" it? Was it getting power or what?

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Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 AT 4:44 PM
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Yes, its getting power.

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Wednesday, September 1st, 2010 AT 10:21 AM
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Ok if it's getting power but brake lights aren't working than it's not good. It needs replaced

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Wednesday, September 1st, 2010 AT 2:32 PM
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Replaced WHAT?

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Thursday, September 2nd, 2010 AT 6:27 PM
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Brake switch

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Friday, September 3rd, 2010 AT 11:59 AM
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Ok, Thank you very much.I'll do that. Thanks for all of your time ! Patti

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Saturday, September 4th, 2010 AT 8:13 AM

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