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My front park/turn signal light comes on when brake applied

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My front park/turn signal light comes on when brake applied
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 7 months ago.
Hi, My name is ***** ***** for the delay.I will do my best to assist you.
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 7 months ago.
does the brake lights work?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Thanks
I unplugged the trailer harness
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Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Brake lights do work
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 7 months ago.
unplugging the harness fixed your problem?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
No I can leave the rear unplugged and the front light is still on
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 7 months ago.
but,,it only comes on with the brake lights?,,is that correct?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
when you apply the brake the right turn signal indicator in the cluster and the right front park/turn light comes on
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 7 months ago.
ok..first check the wire harness where the trailer harness connects,,make sure the wire harness is good and isnt damaged,,but
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 7 months ago.
the common thing that will cause this problem is a bad turn signal--multi-function switch
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 7 months ago.
these switches can just burn out and cause this problem
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Its good no corrosion
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 7 months ago.
you may need to replace the turn signal switch
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I'll try that
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 7 months ago.
i think that will fix youthanks
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 7 months ago.
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