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Brake lights not working! Bad ground?

Ok so my little light came on telling me that one of my lights was out. I checked them all and they all worked. Light went off again. Then it came back on and my brake driver side brake light stopped working. I replaced it (along with every other friggin bulb in the car! LOL) and nothing. So now it comes on periodically as if it has a mind of its own. I'm guessing it's a bad ground somewhere. Anyone have any ideas where to start looking?
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A few years ago there was a recall on the r170 taillights. Call your dealer to see if yours have been replaced and or still qualify. They had faulty plugs and the recall replaced them.


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Also check your lic. plate light that will activate the dash light
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