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Brake lights aren't working, warning light on dash lights up…

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Brake lights aren't working...

Brake lights aren't working, warning light on dash lights up when brakes are applied?

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?

Ford Telstar sedan AT2 march 89 model GD JCOAAASHVTKM19696

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes bulbs and fuses are ok

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the equipment mechanic to know before I connect you?

Nothing else to say

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AU Auto Mechanic: Pete, Technician replied 7 months ago
Pete
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My name is ***** ***** I am a professional here at Just Answer. I noticed that your question had not received a response and thought I would see if you still need help with this.I apologize for the delay and I hope I can still assist you with this here.

This can be due to a faulty brake switch.My info isn't showing the location of this switch on your model here but some are on a bracket above the brake pedal and some are part of the master cylinder or brake booster.The brake switch circuit needs to be tested to see if the switch needs replaced.

If more help is needed, use the reply tab to continue our conversation. If no further assistance is needed, kindly rate my service, your 5-star rating is appreciated ( should be a link to click on here or above).You can rate at any time and we can continue to work on your question as this will not close out your question.I work on delivering the best answer and help here but in some cases, it can be difficult to do without seeing the vehicle.

Thanks Pete

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