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Brake lights not working- Top light does though!

bhavin1986 Jan 27, 2011

  1. bhavin1986

    bhavin1986 BBP

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    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
     
  2. hades-

    hades- Yorkshire & Humber Rep. Regional Rep VCDS Map User

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    if the fuse and bulbs are ok then its the switch
    top light always works when switch goes
     
  3. gavin89

    gavin89 Wana go Low gotta go Slow

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    Yeah if bulbs fine then its switch. Scan with vagcom if you want confirmation!
     
  4. bhavin1986

    bhavin1986 BBP

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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.
     
  5. aragorn

    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!" Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User

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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.
     
  6. <tuffty/>

    <tuffty/> Badger 5 Edition...Its all about the flow... Staff Member Moderator Audi S3

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    I concur....

    <tuffty/>
     
  7. SiGainey

    SiGainey Member

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    My money's on the bulbs being blown
     

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