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Lexus 2001 where is located tail lamp failure

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Lexus Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 24 days ago
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Lexus Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 24 days ago

What model Lexus? Thanks.

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Customer reply replied 24 days ago
LS-430
Customer reply replied 24 days ago
SL-430
Lexus Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 24 days ago

I do not see a tail lamp failure sensor on this vehicle, what is the problem you are having?

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Customer reply replied 24 days ago
STEP ON THE BRAKE LIGHT FAILURE TURNS ON AND STAY ON
Lexus Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 24 days ago

Have you checked to see if any of the bulbs are burned out?

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Customer reply replied 24 days ago
PUT NEW LIVE BULBS
Customer reply replied 24 days ago
PUT NEW LIGHT BULBS
Lexus Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 24 days ago

A​re you using 168 bulbs ? This is almost always caused by a burned out bulb or incorrect bulbs. I would recommend checking all bulbs in tail light and make sure the small bulsb are 168.

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Customer reply replied 24 days ago
I GAREIT FROM THE DEALER
Lexus Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 24 days ago

If you are sure all of the bulbs are correct and working then next most likely problem would be with a socket or wiring, least likely cause is the lighting control unit which is also a expensive part. I think letting a shop figure it out might be next option unless you are comfortable testing wiring.

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Customer reply replied 24 days ago
WE PUT NEW CONTROL UNIT
Lexus Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 24 days ago

Then that would even prove more that problem is wiring, bulb socket, or bulb.

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Customer reply replied 24 days ago
YOU DONT NO THANKS
Lexus Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 24 days ago

You need to test to know....Check resistance of wiring between control unit and bulbs or load test bulbs. Things are going to get a little more complicated now which is why I recommended having a shop do repair.

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Lexus Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 17 days ago

Ever get problem figured out? Please do not forget to rate answer. Thanks.

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