New brakes have nothing to do with it. The prolem is with the Anti-lock Brake System, and not the brakes themselves. Take it to a professional.
To replace the brake light on a 2001 Dodge Durango the light lens must be removed. It is held on by a clip on one side and a hinge on another. It opens like a door to access the brake light housing.
It's at the top of the brake pedal under the dash.
The 2000 Dodge Durango brake lamp is a 3057 bulb. See sources and related links for a picture and additional information.
Get the brakes fixed. The warning light indicates that there is a serious problem with your brakes and you need to have the repairs done as soon as possible. You are responsible for having your vehicle in proper running order at all times.
Check the fuses and if they are good then check the brake light switch.
I would guess that both of your brake light bulbs are burned out, and only the high mount bulbs are still working.
what will make the brake light not work on a 1996 dodge dakota? fuses are good and bulbs are good
you either don't have the brake fully dis-engaged or you need to have your brakes checked for wear.
The dealer will know how to access the codes for the brakes. When that is fixed it should not lock up then.
See http://autos.msn.com/research/vip/reliability.aspx?year=1998&make=Dodge&model=Durango . Under "Brakes". It's probably the Rear Axle Speed Sensor. Easy Fix. Do-It-Yourself. Search this site or Google "Replace rear axle speed sensor 1998 Durango"
Check to see if you have knocked the brake light switch off of its mount. It is located above the brake pedal.
Could be the brake fluid reservoir is low which would be telling you the brakes need attention. Could be parking brake not fully released
You have a problem withe the ABS. Seek professional help.
2004 Dodge Durango brake light bulb lamp replacement: Purchase the correct replacement brake light bulb(s) first, before disassembling the vehicle. See sources and related links below for replacement brake light bulb information. Then consult your owner's manual for the replacement procedure. As simple as it sounds, the owner's manual is the best place to start for brake light bulb lamp replacement instructions and illustrations. You may want to consider replacing both left and right at the same time in order to keep brightness and color equal (optional).
Same thing happened to my 1998 Dodge Durango and I had to replace the battery connector wires...like $30...
There are 2 speed sensors, check the one on the rear differential also.
Defective Master Cylinder or broken brake line. Replace the master cylinder and bleed the brakes.
You have a brake light bulb in incorrectly or possibly an incorrect brake light bulb or a faulty brake light bulb socket.
Your brakes are failing
Your Dodge Durango may stall when idling at a stop light for a couple of reason. One reason may be that a part needs to be replaced on the car.
4x4 dash lights on a Dodge Durango don't work
Defective or misaligned stop light switch check the bulb, brake filament might be burnt out
Light is usually comes on, when there is a problem with pressure in brake lines. Inspect the brake fluid level, and check for leaks.
It means warning. Check your owners manual first. Usually its Brakes or Brake fluid.