Sittting at a stoplight with left turn signal on and foot on brake
, turn signal switch smoked and lost brake light and turn signals and flashers. Replaced turn signal switch and stop light switch and checked harness for loose connections and made sure grounds were all good. everything worked for two days, then sitting at stop light again with left turn on, and foot on break, and smoked the turn signal switch again.
JA: Have you checked the brake fluid? How's the level and when was it last changed?
Customer: Yes checked it it is full, but never changed it, didn't know you could. 99 Dodge 3500 cummins.
JA: Are you fixing your B3500 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I have over 40 hrs in it, bat terminals were a little corroded change and cleaned them, thought I was loosing ground there, change stop light switch again, and turn switch, both worked until I turned turn signal on and hit brake, turn switch made smoke again, then nothing.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Check all connections from cab to bed and all grounds are getting connection.