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I am have the same issue with my 2001 dodge durango, all my

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I am have the same issue with my 2001 dodge durango, all my lights work except brake lights. The high-mount lamps work, but the burn out quickly and the left turn signal has faster blink then the right.
JA: Have you checked the brake fluid? How's the level and when was it last changed?
Customer: The fluid is ok, but it has been awhile since i had it changed.
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: If i can but if need some the can completed easy then me i will do that.
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: No i think that will cover it
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Pete replied 3 months ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist with this today.In some cases I may need more info to assist better.I apologize for any delay.

Has anything after market been installed lately at all?

Let me know so we can continue,thanks Pete.

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Just a toe hitch in 2004.
Expert:  Pete replied 3 months ago.

Are you saying the high mount light bulbs burn out quickly needing replaced?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Expert:  Pete replied 3 months ago.

Did the high mount issues occur at the same time as the other brake lights?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
all occured the same time.
Expert:  Pete replied 3 months ago.

Do you have a test light or multi meter to test electrical with at all?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
I have a multi meter. It shows receiving power. Placed a new bulb still not working.
Expert:  Pete replied 3 months ago.

What does the voltage show when holding the brake pedal for around 3 to 5 minutes?Does the voltage ever spike to over 15 volts at all?