Brake lights problem - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Tech Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 04-02-2010, 07:32 AM   #1
Newb
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 4
Brake lights problem

Ok so I just got out of the Marines and my 1993 wrangler 2.5L has sat four about two or three years. I got it running the other day and noticed that when I have my lights on, the tail lights do not light up, and if I hit the breaks no break lights light up. But with the lights are off if i hit the breaks they light up? Any help with this would be great, and I think I had this problem before it sat for so long.

MadeInToledo is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 04-02-2010, 07:47 PM   #2
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Las Cruces, NM
Posts: 2,291
Start checking lights for corrosion, sounds like a bad ground or short.

__________________
2013 WRANGLER SPORT 2 DR., V-6 ,AUTO,HARD TOP
(Sold)1994 Jeep Wrangler 2.5L, Bestop top
/w steel half door and slider windows
5 speed, 2.5" lift, 31" tires,rack lights
Garyk is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 04-03-2010, 01:22 PM   #3
Newb
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Conover, NC
Posts: 9
pull your bulbs and clean the bulb sockets with electrical connection cleaner and throw in some new bulbs. Also make sure the bolts are snug that holds your tail lamps to the body that is also your ground.
PaulyNC91YJ is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Reply

Tags
break lights problem

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
YJ Brake Problem USAFChief YJ Tech Forum 4 01-29-2010 11:40 AM
Brake Lights on the fritz carlyj YJ Tech Forum 4 12-08-2009 04:25 PM
Major brake problem? Please help, it's my daily driver! texascc TJ Tech Forum 12 11-17-2009 08:59 PM
Brake Lights Always on? jkoczeniak TJ Tech Forum 5 07-17-2009 03:00 AM
Parking Lights problem reyes3kd TJ Tech Forum 4 09-13-2008 05:04 PM



Download our Mobile App

» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:10 PM.



Jeepģ, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC