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Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Tag Search Advanced Search Go to Page... At some point between the fuse box and the MC switches, the single black wire splits into two wires, one goes to each switch. Hi I have just (last week) acquired a 2002 new beetle. Many of the newer third brake lights are LED, which means they do not have bulbs, and you need to replace the unit. navigate here

Top mrdctaylor Posts: 20 Joined: Sun Jul 31, 2011 4:19 pm Re: 1968 Beetle Brake light debugging question Quote Postby mrdctaylor » Tue Aug 02, 2011 7:24 pm Update--I have it I had the radio on plus the AC. Password Register FAQ Members List Chat Calendar Today's Posts Questions, Issues, Concerns, or Problems with the New Beetle General discussion of New Beetle features, problems, and issues. I had a coworker nearly snap her timing belt because the dealer never told her to replace it (Diesel, went 160k on the FACTORY BELT)...

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Register here. Perhaps that also applies to the UK. As noted previously, I spent much of the afternoon in deep thought. When using the heater, use of the A/C compressor helps bring the moisture content down in the winter or colder damp months.

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sensor is lower than 40 degrees F. Either way, if they didn't replace them that's bad, and if they did and they still don't work that's bad. Turn the vehicle on, but don’t put it into gear. 1969 Vw Beetle Brake Light Switch Bending the contacts fixed it. __________________ 2000 New Beetle GLS TDI 5 speed swap w/SBC Stg 3 clutch and Dieselgeek short shifter, RC3, PP520's, Eurojet SMIC, 3 bar map, Dieselgeek skidplate,

is the only one you have..... All Rights Reserved. Mucho gracias to the advisory board. (Now I'm going to condense the explanation and cut to the chase. http://www.1966vwbeetle.com/Forum/viewtopic.php?p=9416&sid=a7b3b3a96eaf109154642bcca801c94b But my hubbs wrote the response and I have to edit it down a few pages.

Thanks for the support - I will keep you posted. 72 Vw Beetle Brake Lights Not Working I removed the brake switch from the master cylinder, took it to J-Bugs, then installed the new one. I suspect that I'll spend most of today sitting on a milk crate wondering what else it could be.... Horn is on #10 fuse and works.

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If the lights turn off, the switch is either misaligned or the pedal is in the wrong position. http://www.vwpartsvortex.com/volkswagen-brake-lights-not-working He says he'll check current to the fuse box as per your suggestion. Vw Brake Light Switch Wiring Brake Lights Do Not Light Up The first thing to check when your brake lights are not working is your third brake light. 1973 Vw Beetle Brake Light Switch Login

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With this type of system, the turn signals use the same circuit as the brakes, which means that you cannot have both of them on at the same time. check over here Just a quick explanation should do if you have a minute to spare. Again, the door open, brake pressed, beeping and headlights coming on... I'm glad the dealer is getting the problems solved for you kcfoxie View Public Profile Send a private message to kcfoxie Find all posts by kcfoxie #13 10-13-2005, 11:09 Vw Beetle Tail Light Wiring

The other tab gets no power.- I tried taking the wires off of the master cylinder and touching them together to see if it was a bad switch. A friend of my Dad's is a mechanic and normally I would go to him for all car stuff but the onus has been on the dealer as I just bought Grab your brake pedal and pull it up. his comment is here Avoid these problems by testing and repairing the brake lights on your VW camper or van at least two or three times a year.

Published on Oct 30, 2012This is my 1958 VW Bug. 1970 Vw Beetle Brake Lights Not Working Top mrdctaylor Posts: 20 Joined: Sun Jul 31, 2011 4:19 pm Re: 1968 Beetle Brake light debugging question Quote Postby mrdctaylor » Mon Aug 01, 2011 7:33 pm So are you Contact Us - NewBeetle.org - Archive - Privacy Statement - Top Powered by vBulletin Version 3.8.8Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

The middle light is fine. [hindsight: it did cross my mind to check my lights when I first got the car but I thought I should be able to trust the

If only one brake light is working, the problem is most likely a blown light bulb. If I can't figure it out, I'm gonna splice into the 3rd so I don't get a ticket. I have to laugh - have just got through a customer satisfaction survey to fill in regarding my experiences of buying my car...hee hee. Vw Beetle Brake Light On Dash The switches were bad so I replaced them, re-bled the brakes and they all work fine now._________________Previous - 73 1303 Current project - 71 1302 "Aim for the sky and you'll

I'll attach a picture next post if it's okay.Thanks in advance! gonna see if the bulbs only LOOK good. Top mrdctaylor Posts: 20 Joined: Sun Jul 31, 2011 4:19 pm Re: 1968 Beetle Brake light debugging question Quote Postby mrdctaylor » Mon Aug 01, 2011 7:59 pm Also there are weblink Or has it been replaced with the only type that's been available for ~35 years, the late`69-up type with two switches?

Thanks!edit: are you talking about corrosion on a connector causing high resistance? Maybe the third brake light works off a different wire or something. Ill check it out at the dealership tomorrow. The continuity of the rear lamp sockets can also be checked this way.

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