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Old 11-11-2002, 12:53 AM
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Does the fuse look good, or have you changed it? Even if the fuse looks good, I would change it because it may not be good due to hairline cracks or corrosion.

Next I would check out the brake light switch. It is mounted on the steering column tube, I think, directly above the brake pedal. On my 4.5 the switch started sticking and the brake lights were delayed in coming on for a few seconds. Replacing the switch cured that problem. Could be that your switch has stuck completely. Check it out.
Mike Tangas
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