Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - Universal Stop Light Switch Wiring
View Single Post
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 01-01-2013, 07:02 PM
John long's Avatar
John long John long is offline
Slow but willing learner
Last photo:
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Chattanooga, Tn
Age: 71
Posts: 3,542
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 2,890
Thanked 4,287 Times in 2,550 Posts
The chances are slim the problem is in the switch. Disconnect the switch and using a test light or ohm meter, see if you get continuity from either terminal to ground. If so the switch is bad. If not the trouble can not be in the switch. If the switch was shorted your brake lights would just come on. It the switch is not shorted the problem must be beyond the switch.

John L
Reply With Quote