Why dont your tail light brake lights or engine turn over but your head lights work and battery is fully charged?
believe it or not you may haveblown fuse check them.
Brake lights draw their energy from the vehicle's battery.
The ABS light indicates a problem with the anti-lock brake system, the airbag light is a problem within the airbag system and needs to be checked as soon as possible, the engine light is a malfunction with the engine after start up, the battery light shows the battery is no longer being charged, the EPC light is a fault in the engine. There are also some other lights that are self explanatory, and can be… Read More
If the car/truck is running, it will not make a difference. However, if there was an electrical short on one of the wires that leads back to the brake lights, it might slowly draw power while the engine is off.
the connection between the battery and the brake lights
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.
Why would the brake and battery lights on a '92 Corolla come on intermittently after you replaced the alternator and cleaned the battery cables?
You probably have a bad ground. Check the grounds on the brake lights.
Do you mean What does it mean when the brake and battery lights come on in when it is already started? Check your alternator may be its not working well it cause the battery sign comes out.
What if your brake lights are stuck on can you unplug 1 side of your battery on a 94 mercury villager?
"Stuck" brake lights indicate that the brake light switch on the brake pedal is broken. It should be replaced.
There are several warning lights on a 2008 Honda Civic. The main lights are for the brake system, air bag system, check engine, tire pressure, oil pressure, and battery power.
If the switch activated by your brake for your 1994 Nissan sentra brake lights and tail lights is broken and your lights stay on when the engine is off how can you fix it?
There is a switch just above the brake pedal that is called the brake stoplight switch. When the brake pedal is released, it stops the brake lights from illuminating. Check to make sure the switch is contacting the brake pedal stop where it should. A short term method of not killing the battery would be to unplug the connector to the switch and get a new one. It won't have brake lights when disconnected so… Read More
Well, that depends on whether you still have the lights and blinkers, ect. If there are not lights, blinkers, brake lights, or horn, then you do not need a battery to run this bike. If you do have these items, then you would need a battery
Brake Lights do not turn off Usually this is caused by the physical position of the brake light switch not being adjusted properly.
The fuse for the brake lights is in the engine compartment fuse box, located behind the battery. Open the lid. Several fuses are marked but many are not. There is a group of 12 fuse sockets in the middle of the panel, arranged in 3 rows and 4 columns. The brake light fuse is in row 2, column 2. It powers left, right and middle brake lamps. If your brake switch fails in the ON… Read More
To reset the ABS and brake lights on a 2002 Toyota MR2, trying disconnecting the battery for 10 minutes. A Toyota dealer can also reset the lights.
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… Read More
THE BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH IS NOT PUTTING OUT BATTERY WHENEVER THE BRAKE PEDAL IS PUSHED DOWN. CHECK TO SEE IF BRAKE LIGHTS COME ON WHEN BRAKE PEDAL IS PUSHED DOWN. IF BRAKE LIGHTS COME ON, THEN YOU SHOULD BE ABLE TO SHIFT IT OUT OF PARK. IF NO BRAKE LIGHTS, THEN IT WON'T SHIFT OUT OF PARK. IF THIS IS THE CASE, THEN REPLACE BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH.
the brake light switch on the brake pedal is bad and needs to be replaced. A $10.50 part at parts store.
Defective battery or something is pulling power from the battery. Check the glove box light, interior lights, trunk light, hood light, brake lights, etc.
My brake lights stay on even when the car is off The 3rd brake light is out. Brake light switch moves and the fuses seem fine. I have to dc the battery as pulling fuses didn't turn lights out.?
You probably have a faulty brake light switch
A Diesel Vehicle Needs a Battery Because... It needs something to store electrical energy. Some of the things needing that stored energy in order to operate when the engine is not running include: Starter to crank and start the engine. Lights [hazard flasher lights, headlights, parking lights, brake lights, interior lights, engine compartment and trunk interior work lights] when the engine is not operating. Radio and other sound/entertainment systems. Other devices like power mirrors, seats… Read More
Why are your brake lights out when you remove the front turn signal plugs from behind your motorcycles headlight?
You may have disconnected the earth return or battery wire for the brake lights. This is only a possible solution if the brake lights do not use the frame as an earth return directly adjacent to the brake light housing. Normally the switch operated by the brake pedal or lever connects and earth to the brake circuit to light the brake lamp.
In the brake fluid reservoir. This is in the engine compartment behind the battery.
What would cause all the lights to flicker on your 2003 ford focus zx3 2.0 It only happens when you hold the brake down or turn on the interior lights?
Make sure you have a good earth ground between the body of the car, the engine block and the battery.
The cruise system shares fuses with the engine and brake lights. If the car runs and the brake lights work, it is not a fuse.
Two plastic pads on the brake pedal which press on two switches on a bracket are missing. Meaning the switches never get pressed and the brake lights stay on and run down the battery. See a dealer to put new plastic "buttons" in the pedal.
With some Nissans, the brake light and battery light go on when the alternator has failed. Why Nissan designed the system to turn on both lights when the alternator fails is a good question. For the 2001 Nissan Maxima, you can find the interconnection of the brake light indicator to the battery indicator on page EL-131 of the factory service manual (there is a diode from the brake light to the battery light). I've read… Read More
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
depress the brake pedal and turn the engine switch to the start posiiton and start the engine,,, Does this mean to hold the brake down until you hear the engine start.
There's a switch that the brake pedal engages when pressed that makes the brake lights go on. this switch may be stuck.Or the peddle staying on switch
break lines need to be replaced, check the battery cables to if that's not it then the battery may just need charged
The only thing that will work with key OFF is the brake lights,head lights and emergency flashers. Dome light will also work.
What sort of oil leak would cause the battery light and brake light to come on for a 1999 Nissan Altima?
It's probably your Alternator that is going bad. That is if the battery and brake lights came on at the same time.
Why does the battery and brake light come on after 30 minutes in a 2001 Maxima but car still runs fine?
I know why BRAKE Lights come on after some time ..... I also used to get that in my Maxima 1992. U need to fix Brake Pads or Brake Shoes ... that will get rid off the Brake lights that I know for sure ... I do not know about Battery Light ... may be u need to check the battery try pouring COKE or PEPSI on battery contacts (-)ve and (+)ve ... so as… Read More
Battery, belts, blinker lights, brackets, brakes, brake lights and bumper are car parts. Bucket seats, Back seat, Brake booster, Brake pedal, Bulbs, Back-up lights, Bearings, Blower motor, Bezel, Back-up alarm,
In this order only. Turn engine off. Depress parking brake. Turn engine on. Lights will turn off. To turn lights back on relase parking brake.
A battery that runs down overnight is normally caused by a dead cell in that battery. The only fix is to replace the battery. It can also be caused by any light that is left on, on the vehicle. Dome light, under hood light, trunk light, glovebox light, or even brake lights that our on due to a sticking brake light switch. A relay that is sticking can also cause this. Disconnect the negative battery… Read More
Headlights? Brake lights? Tail lights? Signal lights? Courtesy lights? Dash lights? Check engine lights? Need more info please.
Either the brake light switch or on brake pedal there is a button that pushes the switch and it fell out.
Yes, a fully charged battery can start and run a car. However, anything that uses electricity will draw-down the battery capacity until eventually, the battery will be incapable of sustaining the ignition circuit. For example, if the alternator were to fail a night during a long trip, the lighting system [headlights, marker lights, brake lights, and the tail and turn signal lights will severely drain the battery in an one to three hours. On the… Read More
check your cars battery lead terminals i had a similar problem in an olds eighty eight, i would hit the brake to be able to shift it into drive and when it wen tinto drive the lights would dim noticabley if it was night and the engine would die. the trouble turned out to be that the battery terminal leads were heavily corroded and at idle when shifting from park into drive the brake lights… Read More
Probably the alternator. Have it checked if it is charging.
On a 1988 Toyota Camry what does it mean when the brake the charge and the tail light warning lights come on and all your lights dim and if they dont turn off your battery dies?
Possibly a bad alternator (the system is not charging the battery).
Could the brake lights be remaining on instead of tail lights? If so you may need a brake light switch adjustment or replacement.
Any information about a 2005 Ram 2500 that the running lights keep coming on and kill the battery when the vehicle is off?
Are you sure it is your running lights & not just the brake lights? A bad brake light switch (common problem) will cause your brake lights to stay on all the time because they are not wired to the accessory switch, meaning they will work whether the truck is on or off. Hope this helps!
Yes, it has brake lights.
How do you get the brake lights on your 1990 Honda Accord to turn off Everything else is turned off but the brake lights are still on and are draining the battery?
The brake light switch is stuck or out of adjustment. If it is a mechanical switch it is located somewhere on the brake pedal swing arm. If it is a pressure switch it is located near the Master Cylinder.
I had the same issue on my 2000 Windstar, until one day I noticed my brake lights stayed on after I left the car. Turns out the brake lights left on all day drained the battery. To fix this I went under the dash and removed the cotter pin that holds the brake peddle on, then I unplugged the brake switch and pulled it out. Inside the box is a simple on-off contact switch that… Read More
What light? Headlights / Parking lights can only be turned off while in park. turn the engine off, set the parking brake. Start the engine..... as soon as you remove the parking brake the lights will come back on
Most of the light on the dashboard are Warning Lights; different warning lights that might flash up on the dashboard. Some of the more common warning lights are shown below. 1 = Oil pressure warning light 2 = Battery charge warning light 3 = Brake system warning light 4 = Engine warning light