How do you get tail lights to turn off when the car engine and lights are off?
Look up under your dash where the brake pedal is attached, you will see a switch that makes the brake lights turn on when you step on the pedal and off when you leave off the pedal. The switch is probably stuck. In the meantime you could disconnect the negative battery cable so your battery doesn't die.
Tail lights and break lights are different things pretty much all the time. You see, tail lights run all the time the car is on and break lights only turn on when the break is pressed. If you would like to find out which lights are the breaklights, have a friend watch the back of the car, turn it on, push the breaks a few times and see which lights flash. The lights that flash…
Does anyone know why my rear tail light indicator came on and followed shortly by my check engine light since the rear tail lights and brake lights still work?
How can you fix your tail lights if they don't turn on when you turn the Haed lights but they turn on when you brake?
The taillights on a 1982 Toyota Corolla will not turn off The switch turns all other lights on ok but the tail lights will not turn off The switch is on a steering wheel mount?
first check the ground wire on the tail lights make sure it has a good ground. if that does not work then its a short somewhere in the car. ANSWER Your brake light switch could also be faulty and that could trigger your brake lights from turning on while your engine is off and all other lights off as well.
What is the problem on a 1987 Lincoln Town Car when the tail lights do not work while driving at night to be seen by other drivers but they work when you use the brakes turn signals and hazard lights?
Did you check for a fuse that says TAIL LIGHTS? The bulbs have 2 different filaments in them, one for just lighting the tail lights and the other filament is only used when braking, turn signal and flasher. There are 2 separate circuits. Look in your fuse box and see if you have a fuse for tail lights and see if it is blown. Although it looks like the same light, andin fact is the…
Tail lights in automobiles are in use for the simple reason that cars behind you can see you at a glance. A car without tail lights can easily be camouflaged, in the right environment. Tail lights ensure that this does not happen, especially when a car is braking. and so me nor any of my brothers in arms dont pull you over that is always a easy way to meet quota