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The brake light for the trailer keeps coming on saying

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the brake light for the trailer keeps coming on saying brakes are not working . took it to ford they replaced a wire took it home and it still is coming on . and when it comes on the brakes get hot and starts smoking !! were do we look now.
JA: Have you checked the voltage at the swtich for the lights?
Customer: no
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 2005 f-250 diesel with tow pacage ford
JA: Are you fixing your F250 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: i am ask for a friend have not tried anything yet
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 8 months ago.

Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose), my normal schedule online is around lunch and after dinner past midnight.

Are you getting brake warning light in the instrument cluster or a brake warning message from the integrated trailer brake controllor?

Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 8 months ago.

Hello again Chris here,

  • Sorry you were not pleased with my help.
  • What would you like to do regarding your question now.
  • This post is coming up on the 7 day mark where it times out. When a post times out, that means it's no longer on my active list (you reply and I may never know it.)

Thanks Chris