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    Brake lights not working- Top light does though!

    Hi all,

    A quick question. Just noticed both brake lights don't work. But the top panel of small brake lights do work? The fuse is fine, and so are the bulbs. I know it can't be the brake light switch.

    Any ideas?

    Cheers, Bhav

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    if the fuse and bulbs are ok then its the switch
    top light always works when switch goes

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    Yeah if bulbs fine then its switch. Scan with vagcom if you want confirmation!

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    Damn, didn't know that the top one still works if its the switch! I just replaced it less than a year ago!

    Lessons learnt for using Euro Car Parts I guess...

    Cheers peeps, will be getting the switch from TPS this time.

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    Eh?!

    How the F*!k can the middle brake light work if the switch is broken?

    Theres one switch, connected to all three lamps, if one lamps working its not the bloody switch is it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by aragorn View Post
    Eh?!

    How the F*!k can the middle brake light work if the switch is broken?

    Theres one switch, connected to all three lamps, if one lamps working its not the bloody switch is it.
    I concur....

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    My money's on the bulbs being blown
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