Keeep things simple, check the bulb. I doubt it's a fuse since fuses run several differnet things, not just one particular light. All your dash warning lights are only on for a few seconds as well. Except maybe the parking brake light.
1994 MB E320 Coupe (199,500 mi)
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1983 Porsche 911SC (148,000 mi)
2004 Volvo V70 2.5T (198,000 mi)
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