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3rd brake light LED

dannyh1991uk Jul 31, 2014

  1. dannyh1991uk

    dannyh1991uk Member

    Does anyone know anything on the 3rd brake lights on a 2005 Audi A3 Sportback?

    I in the strip there is 1 LED bulb thats not working, how can i fix this and is it as simple as just changing the LED light that has gone?
  2. Boon

    Boon Active Member

    Not pulled one apart but likely to be an smd led/led soldered on to a pcb so won't be like changing a normal bulb

    Open it up & see what you find, check the voltage to a working led (likely to be 3v ish), also check the resistor (could be one, or one for 3 LEDs or one each led) you'll need a multimeter for that, look in to sourcing a new led, and decide if you fancy changing it!

    Or buy a new unit/secondhand!

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