Having problems with your 1996 Ford Taurus ?
Brake lights out - 1996 Ford Taurus
Check system fuse, check out brake light bulbs, check the brake light switch thats on top backside of brake pedal. it may need replaced or adjusted. Use a test light that is grounded and with the key in the "on" position test for power at one side (wire) of the switch, then press the brake pedal while testing the opposite side (wire). It should illuminate the test light, if electrical power is connected through the switch go to the next step. If no power is detected through the switch the brake light switch has failed and replacement is required. If your car is equipped with more than two wires integrated into the brake light switch a car repair manual is needed to locate the proper brake light circuit wiring.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for 1996 Ford Taurus
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