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Old 01-15-2013, 11:18 AM
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Default brake switch

If the brake switch is bad would it make dash lights come on when pressed?
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Old 01-15-2013, 11:28 AM
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Witch dash lights? Like battery, parking brake, check engine and all?

You are you taking about the parking brake in genral?
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Old 01-15-2013, 11:56 AM
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No none of the service light the parking lights

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the cluster lights up and four wheel drive switch. if you turn head lights on the brake lights come on automatically
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Old 01-15-2013, 01:03 PM
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Default Re: brake switch

check your wiring and bulbs sounds like you have a short between the two causing them to back feed each other
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Old 01-15-2013, 01:16 PM
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Ok but would that make all the lights light up. Even reverse lights come on. 4 ways work perfect tho
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Old 01-15-2013, 01:32 PM
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Default Re: brake switch

possibly depending on where the short is
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Old 01-16-2013, 03:48 PM
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If you disconnect every bulb it still does it
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Old 01-16-2013, 07:52 PM
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How do the harness and wiring look
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Old 01-17-2013, 02:40 AM
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Fine nothing really looks bad or like it has rubbed so I don't know
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