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Re: Help needed...86 5k electri

John Mallick wrote:

>It sure sounds like a bad ground somewhere. I just fixed a weird 
>brake light problem in my fiancee's Mazda 626 which I traced to a 
>loose ground wire on the rear tail light assembly.  Check for loose 
>ground wires on things like that, where you don't have a solid 
>ground to the chassis so an extra ground wire is run over to it.  If 
>the ground connection is bad, you end up completing the circuit 
>through some other convoluted path (like other lights, switches, the 
>radio, etc.).

Wow--a non VAG car with weird ground problems--perhaps there's hope for us
afterall!  (or is it there's no hope for any of us?)