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Third Brake Light problems

Anybody had this problem, third brake light all bulbs blown.
I replaced the complete unit, £30.
Lasted for 5 days, not working again, but bulbs are ok.
Anybody know where the fuse is located, have checked handbook but it is not mentioned.
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Re: Third Brake Light problems

check the cable where it goes through the grommet to the boot lid at the upper left of the boot door jam
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check the cable where it goes through the grommet to the boot lid at the upper left of the boot door jam

Thanks mate, will let u know if it fixes the problem
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check the cable where it goes through the grommet to the boot lid at the upper left of the boot door jam
Checked, still not working.
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Re: Third Brake Light problems

got a multimeter?


go to the light unit end and test for ground and live separately
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