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post #1 of 3 Old 03-21-2019, 10:52 PM Thread Starter
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Jeep kk tail lights keep melting and wont light up

I have a 2011 jeep liberty kk sport and the tail light on the drivers side keeps melting the bulb to the circuit board. And this started about 6 months ago. Now when I hit the breaks the break lights wont light up. They will be lit when the headlights are on but once I hit the break they dont get brighter as they should.

I replaced the fuse and the circuit board and nothing and I'm just wondering if anyone else had this problem and the solution they used so I dont spend so much on parts and labor for a mechanic.

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post #2 of 3 Old 03-22-2019, 06:23 PM
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I don’t have a good answer but sorry that’s happening. I would look for a loose contact. It could be electricity arcing across a gap that causes the meltage. Other than that I am not sure what to check.

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post #3 of 3 Old 04-05-2019, 10:35 PM
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try these for rear tail/brake bulbs SYLVANIA - 3157 ZEVO LED Red Bulb - Bright LED Bulb, Ideal for Stop and Tail Lights (Contains 2 Bulbs)
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