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I have a 98 Tahoe. When I t my brakes my instrument gages

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I have a 98 Tahoe. When I hit my brakes my instrument gages light up. And when I turn my lights on my brake lights don't work or cruise control
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 5 months ago.

sounds like a short in your multi function switch , all those functions run through this switch so if it has a bad soder joint in th e multifunction switch or a short it can cause these types of weird problems

Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 5 months ago.

switches are pretty cheap and easy to install

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I just tried my 4 ways don't work ether. Blinkers and 4 ways are connected under the steering covers?
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 5 months ago.

yes thats correct...the switch is bad

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