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Unread 08-20-2011, 08:18 PM   #1
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So after months of trying to find a short in y brake light wiring, I finally fixed it

Turned out to be a faulty plug on the steering column.

Faulty as in it wasnt plugged in all the way. Now all my turn signals and the brake lights work again. Yay.

I cant figure out how I missed it. I think I thought it was the plug for the windshield wipers, cause they are about the same size.

Well atleast its fixed now.

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Unread 08-21-2011, 12:44 AM   #2
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got a pic of what plug it is? i got the same damn problem and i cant figure it out
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Unread 08-21-2011, 01:23 AM   #3
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got a pic of what plug it is? i got the same damn problem and i cant figure it out
I can take a pic tomorrow. But its a long black plug right under the steering column. I think they are supposed to be mounted to the bottom, but mine was kinda hanging.

And now when I press the brake, the side marker on the passenger front and the left turn signal light on the dash come on. And the front passenger light is always bright.
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