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Signal and brake lights

When I press the brake pedal, the left signal light indicator on the dash dimly lights up and flashes rapidly. If I make a left signal while the left signal dash indicator is lit (eg. I have pressed the brake pedal before signalling), the signal light works, but at a much faster pace than normal. If I signal first, then press on the brake, the signal light works normally.

There is no similar problem with the right side signal lights when I apply the brakes.

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  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    popping number 7 fuse, no dash lights, and brake pedal makes the radio light dim

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    All of a sudden, the brake lights lit up on my van while it was parked and off. When the brakes are applied, the light intensifies a bit, the upper center light does not work at all. Pulled the fuse and switch from under the dash and the lights stayed on. Right turn signal crackles and stays solid while the left brake light dims, the left turn signal works fine. Hazards stay solid. Please help!

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    brake lights, and signals work until dark.then licence plate,and top tailgate lights start flashing

  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2014

    brake lights and turn signal lights will not work

  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2014


  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    brake light staying on after re placeing brake line

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    no problem when I use right signal

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    Tailights work .signal lights do not



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Igot the same problem on left side.The problem was the convertor for the trailler plug.

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  • Denis Oct 21, 2012

    I have the same problem I replace the convector and still the same !!!! When I unplug the convector everything is ok ????


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Bad socket or bulb normally when you have something like you got wrong light bulb or light bulb burn and the wire inside the bulb touch each other remove the light bulb one by one check 1st right bulb 2nd melted light socket 3rdburn light builb element touching each other hope it help fixya our post thanks pierre

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