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#1 Nobbymogs



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Posted 23 March 2020 - 12:35 PM

Afternoon All


ive tried using search but found nothing...........


Got no brake lights now done the basics of bulbs and fuses but cant seem to find the brake light switch or relay (if its got 1)


any tips please as mobility is not best and struggling to get head under foot wells


thanks in advance

#2 blackoctagon



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Posted 23 March 2020 - 04:36 PM


My car has a relay box on the left in the boot (with a cover over it) and a harness passing through it.

Assuming your mobility allows you reach into the boot,  give that area a wiggle perhaps. Or a thump. It might be a bad connection.

#3 FLD



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Posted 23 March 2020 - 04:45 PM

The brake light switch is under the front bonnet tucked away.  It's a complete sod to get at.  I had this on mine and found it was corrosion on the terminals of the switch.  Pull the plug off and give them a clean if you can, or as last resort give the plug a good wiggle.  Might do the trick.

#4 Nobbymogs



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Posted 24 March 2020 - 06:10 AM

thank you guys will give it a bash

#5 Ivor


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Posted 24 March 2020 - 09:12 AM

If you need to check voltages or anything else I'm not far away, travel in lock down excuse you're helping me through alcoholism

#6 Nobbymogs



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Posted 28 March 2020 - 01:02 PM

All sorted guys cheers twas a stuck relay well i think it was a gew clouts and a bit if fiddling and hey presto

Thanks for the input much appreciated

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