brakelights

Asked by Feb 17, 2016 at 05:07 PM about the 1996 Ford Explorer

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When i hit brake pedal brake fuse blows
changed brake switch checked bulbs all other
lights work what is it

3 Answers

20,430

Check the brake light sockets and make sure

20,430

Wires has not melted together causing a short.

21,130

The short is in the brake light circuit leading to the socket, or in the jumper which operates the other side of the vehicle's stop light. Multi-meter time.

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