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I have a 2008 335i Coupe. I am getting a "Left two stage…

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I have a 2008 335i Coupe. I am getting a "Left two stage brake lamp failure" on my dash when I turn the car off. I do not think I can test it because the two stage only goers off durning certain braking conditions

Mechanic's Assistant: How long has this been going on?

A couple months. I took out the assemblies from either side and checked them and all the lights were lit. The ones in the deck lid were not

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your 335i Coupe yourself? What have you tried so far?

I replaced two bulbs in the brake light assembly that looked like they had a little black on the bulbs yes, trying to do this myself

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

Not really - everything seems to be working fine but still getting an error

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: BMW
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BMW Mechanic: Steve, BMW Expert replied 8 months ago
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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
How do I clear the fault? There are two bulbs on the deck lid that are different than the brake lights and I think they are the two-stage bulbs. Should I replace them? They do not look bad but why am I getting the fault about the left two-stage lamp?
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Never mind. I am already at $25 with no answer to my first inquiry. I'm not spending anything further thanks for your time.
BMW Mechanic: Steve, BMW Expert replied 8 months ago

so you did not want an answer?

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