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Chevrolet lumina: 1998 chevy lumina replaced brake switch but

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1998 chevy lumina replaced brake switch but have no brake lights and new bulbs
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  George H. replied 1 year ago.
Hello I will help you with your question,
Do you have a voltmeter or 12 volt testlight to check the circuit if I guide you?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
yes 12 volt testlight
Expert:  George H. replied 1 year ago.
Good, check the brake light switch connector to be sure you have 12 volts there.
If you do connect the orange to the white wire in the connector with a paperclip. Don't let the paperclip touch metal.
See if the lights are on, if they are not does the third light work?
If no lights try cycling the hazard switch a few times and see if the lights come on.
Let me know what you find
Thank you