Asked in Headlights Tail and Brake Lights
Headlights Tail and Brake Lights
Why do the brake lights stay on after the car is turned off?
Asked in Hyundai Elantra
Park lights stays on after car turn off on my 2001 elantra?
If parking lights stay on after the car is turned off on a 2001 Hyundai Elantra than the brake switch is malfunctioning. The brake switch turns off when pressed in and if it does not work the lights of the vehicle will stay on. ...
Asked in Honda Accord, Honda Accord EX, Honda Accord LX
Why would the tail lights stay on even when the car is turned off on your 1991 Honda accord?
Assuming you have the lights turned off, you are seeing the brake lights. They are more than likely on because the brake light switch is defective or out of adjustment. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles, Headlights Tail and Brake Lights, Jeep Cherokee Laredo, Oldsmobile Intrigue
Why would your brake lights stay on even after you turned off the car on a 2001 Oldsmobile intrigue?
Probably a bad or mis-adjusted brake light switch
Asked in Pontiac Bonneville
1998 Bonneville brake lightsparking lights stay on even after car is turned off?
In my experience, when brake lights remained on even after stopping and shutting off the car.....many times it was the brake stoplight switch, usually located on the brake pedal arm up above the pedal. ...
Asked in Headlights Tail and Brake Lights, Chrysler 300 Series, Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited, Toyota Highlander
2000 Chrysler 300m rear right tail lights do not work but those same bulbs do work when the brake pedal is pressed What is the problem?
My Brake tail Lights Stay on when my car is complete turned off and my lights are off to. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
Why would the parking lights stay on after the car is put into park and the engine is turned off?
if you leave the parking lights switch "ON" the lights will remain on, even if the car has been turned off. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles, Dodge Intrepid
94 dodge Intrepid brake lights stay on when car not running?
If the brake lights stay on when the car is not running on most vehicles, including the 1994 Dodge Intrepid, there is probably a short somewhere in the wiring to the brake lights. The first place to investigate this problem would be the wires along the firewall that control the brake lights. Also, check the brake light switch above the brake pedal. ...
Asked in Car Batteries, Chevy Lumina
What would cause the rear parking brake lights to stay on and drain battery of 1992 Lumina when car is turned off?
The brake lights will stay on if the switch is either out of adjustment or damaged. Pull up on the brake pedal to see if it will go out, if it does, you might be able to get by just adjusting the position of the brake light switch. BTW, it's on the brake pedal mechanism, under the dashboard. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
What causes the dashboard lights to stay on after car is turned off?
What causes the dashboard light to stay on after your car has been turned off? 1994 Buick Century. ...
Asked in Honda Civic, Honda Prelude SI
What would cause the brake lights on a 1989 Honda Civic to stay on even after the car is turned off?
There is a bushing that the brake light switch rest against when the brake pedal is not depressed. They are known to break. You can get a replacement bushing from any Honda dealer for around $5.00. Just tell them your brake lights stay on all the time and they will know what to give you. ...
How do I unstick brake lights and back lights and third rear light on my 1993 Subaru impreza The lights continue to stay on after car is parked and engine of turned off?
There is a switch on top of the steering column dead center. You must have accidently turned it on. It's a parking light. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles, Technology
What if my car won't turn on but the brake lamp turns on?
That would tell me that your battery is not dead because you do not need the car turned on for your brake lights to operate ...
What is wrong with my Chrysler 300 if the brake lights are always on even when car is turned off?
check and/or replace brake pedal switch.
Asked in Ford Contour
How do you fix the brake lights on a 2000 Ford Contour that stay on while the car is off?
check the brake pedal, there is a switch on the back of the pedal that depressed when the brake is depressed that turns the lights on, when this is loose it keeps the lights on. ...
Why would brake lights stay on after a car is shut off?
Possibly the brake light switch at the brake pedal has stayed depressed or stuck. ...
Asked in Headlights Tail and Brake Lights
Why does my taillight to my car stay on when the car is switched off?
Sounds to me it is your brake lights that are stuck on. If that is the case, I would suspect a faulty or out of adjustment brake light switch. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles, Auto Parts and Repairs
Why did car lights originally stay on after the car was turned off?
Most newer models of cars now have a safety design that allows the headlights to stay on for a few minutes before shutting themselves off to allow the occupants to safely get to a door or gate. Also, on many newer model vehicles, if the lights are turned off before the ignition, the lights will stay off. If the lights are turned off after the ignition, the lights stay on to illuminate your way. If the light switch is off and...
Why would the brake lights stay on in a 2003 Jetta when the car and the lights are off?
Defective brake light switch, or it is out of adjustment. Located on the brake pedal arm. there is a recall on the brake lite switch , check your local dealer.. ...
Asked in Car Electronics and Lights, Headlights Tail and Brake Lights, Chevy Silverado, Jeep Cherokee Laredo
Why would the brake lights stay on whenever the car is on even after you have replaced the brake light switch?
Out of adjustment. Adjust the mounting of the switch so the brakes lights are off until you press the brake pedal. ...
Why do brake lights stay on when car is turned off?
I hope this helps, I would take a calculated guess that it is strictly a safety factor (in an emergancy on the highway if your foot is on the brake you are less likely to be rear ended) and if this is indead true, than it is wired to the battery independent of your starter switch If the brake lights are staying on even with your foot off the brake, it may be that the switch controlling the brake lights is broken....
Why would the brake lights of your 98 Ford Escort stay on even after you turn off the car?
Could be the brake light switch above the brake pedal.
Asked in Pontiac Grand Prix, Ford F-150, Grand Prix GT
What would cause the interior lights to stay on despite the door being closed the car door open and the keys removed on a Pontiac Grand Prix GT '97?
check your interer dimmer switch is it in the on position? dimmer switch is not turned on ... the lights stay on while the car is in use as well as when the car is turned off. they stay on exactally as long as the radio does if the car is turned off and you sit inside ...
Asked in Headlights Tail and Brake Lights, Citroen
Why do your brake lights stay on on your citroen c3?
Brake lights on can mean no brake fluid, worn out brake pads, faults in the master cylinder. Must take your car to the garage immediately. Worn out brake pads can damage the discs which are expensive to change. ...