4016 views

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.


Offline Joker 318i


  • Joined: Apr 2009

  • Location:
  • Drives:
Hi everyone i am new to this but i need HELP. I just bought a '93 BMW 318i (my first Beema) and i have just found that my brake lights don't work. I have had a look and found that my indicators and reverse lights do work, the globes look fine and so does the fuse. I have very little automotive skills and have been told this problem could be the brake light switch. What is this and how do I fix it???? PLEASE HELP.



Offline S4Simon

  • The Rubber King of Adelaide

  • Joined: Jul 2006

  • Drives: Something a metre high
  • Location: Not the Badlands
Realistically, head on over to this mob - you'll get an answer there.

http://forums.eurocca.net/index.php
I've been rich & I've been poor...

Rich is better



Offline Joker 318i


  • Joined: Apr 2009

  • Location:
  • Drives:
Thanks i registered earlier but for some reason i can't leave a post. :confused:



Offline j15


  • Joined: Oct 2006

  • Location: Sydney
almost certainly the brake light switch. Seeing as you don't have practical mechanical experience just take it to your mechanic and have him work it out for you.

If you're in Sydney then you can source the switch from Sydney Wide Euro Auto Spares ph. 9601 3355.

Last time i got one from there it was $35, plus whatever a mechanic charges you for labour



Offline Joker 318i


  • Joined: Apr 2009

  • Location:
  • Drives:
Thanks heaps i was thinking i may have to have someone look at it for me, but now your the second person to say it sounds like the Brake light switch it may make his job that lil bit easier. :)




Latest Discussions

BOARD TOPIC MEMBER POSTED
[ Funny Cool Stoopid ] it's funny cause i'm drunk!! anotherforumuser Today at 02:31
[ McLaren ] 675 LT Spider mhh Today at 01:01
[ Racing ] Australian GT series goober Yesterday at 23:24
[ Off Topic ] Real Estate dodger Yesterday at 21:10
[ British Cars ] JAGUAR XJ220 tdc911 Yesterday at 17:36
[ Air Crash Investigations ] For those thinking of a private jet dkabab Yesterday at 17:32
[ Racing ] Lola Larousse LC88 goober Yesterday at 17:17
[ German Cars ] VW JBO Yesterday at 17:08
[ Cars ] OFFICIAL - BUGATTI CHIRON dodger Yesterday at 16:53
[ Cars ] Porsche makes $US17,250 profit on every car Fil-Ski Yesterday at 11:40