Headlights Tail and Brake Lights
On a 91 Camry should the brake lights come on as tail lights when you turn on lights or remain out until brakes are applied even if lights are turned on?
In the back should be tail lights which always come on when the headlights or parking lights are on, and stoplights which come on whenever the brakes are pressed. The stoplights should be brighter than the tail lights, but they should be separate.
Do you need to reset your antilock brakes after you have applied the brakes hard?
Hey Brad No, They should be ok. GoodluckJOe
Asked in Auto Parts and Repairs
How do you test a slack adjuster?
Assuming we are talking about "S" cam air brakes on a truck, check the angle at the end of the slack adjuster to the actuator rod coming out of the air brake can when brakes are applied, it should be 90 degrees, if the slack adjuster is manual adjust it with the brakes not applied and then test again. If they are automatic slack adjusters and you do not have 90 degrees with brakes applied it is worn out or not...
Does the tail lights in the middle suppose to come on when the head lights are on?
No. The one in the middle is a brake light, and should only come on when you put on the brakes. ...
Brakes lights on your 2001 Malibu won't work what should you do?
check the fuse then the bulbs then the brake switch
Asked in Chevy Silverado
Why is it that when you turn the steering wheel it presses the brakes?
Does it actually engage the brakes, or just the brake lights? There should be no possible way for the steering wheel to actuate the braking system, but a short in the wiring somewhere in the steering column could be causing both rear signal lights or brake lights to come on. ...
Asked in Car Sounds, Chevy Tracker
What causes a 1995 Chevy tracker to make a groaning or a squealing noise at the front rotor brakes during a stop?
When the brake pads are worn the rivets will actually touch the brake rotor when the brakes are applied. The brakes should be changed immediately. ...
Asked in Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme
Do the back lights ligt up when appling the brakes on a 1994 cutlass supreme?
They certainly should do. If not, the vehicle should not be driven until they function correctly. ...
Asked in Ford Taurus, Grand Am GT
Why are rear brakes locking up?
The rear brakes will lock when there isn't enough weight in the rear of the vehicle, the surface is loose (like a gravel road), or they [the brakes] are applied to heavily. Newer vehicles with anti-lock brake systems (ABS) should not have this problem. ...
Asked in Honda Pilot
Honda pilot left turn arrow does not blink when you apply brakes?
If you have a trailer wiring harness it probably has a short in it and is back feeding the circuit when the brakes are applied remove and replace the trailer harness and this should fix the problem. ...
How much slack can you have in your slack adjuster to pass a dot inspection?
With the brakes applied, the angle of the slack adjuster and the actuating rod should be at 90 degrees. ...
Asked in Brake Pads and Rotors
Roters and brake pads have been replaced a month ago on front of vehicle. Should brakes still be squealing when brakes are applied?
Depends on the kind of pads/rotors you got. It's normal for some compounds to squeak . ...
Why do the brake lights on a 2000 4Runner barely come on when the headlights are turned on?
The brake lights should not come one until you step on the brakes. The tail lights should come on when the headlights are on. If they're weak, maybe there's dirt in/on the lenses or maybe the bulb is old and clouded. Change the bulbs and see if that improves things. ...
Asked in Mitsubishi
Should the dash lights remain on in my Mitsubishi Evo 7 even when the headlights are not turned on?
Yes they should , they stay on all the time , while the ignition is on all the best Fester ...
Asked in Brakes and Tires
What should you do if your brakes fail while driving downhill?
remain calm and continue driving in the same lane. Begin to apply the manual emergency brake with your hand, lightly at first to determine the strength. You dont want to lock up the brakes, so apply the emergency brakes in spurts and make your way to the side of the road. ...
Why do you get low voltage when you put on the brakes?
The brake lights come on. The alternator should maintain voltage (14.2) unless the alternator is failing or the battery is nearing end of life. ...
When Brakes lights will not come on and gear shift will not go in drive would abs relay be the cause?
Check fuse for stop lights Stop lights and shift interlock are in a common circuit Move key to 1st position (unlock) Shift to neutral to start vehicle and then you should be able to shift to Drive ...