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Parking brake light won't go off after releasing brake lever

Light stays on even after releasing parking brake lever

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Park brake lights normally operate by a small plunger type switch the turns off when the level or pedal is placed in the off position. Over time the spring in the lever weakens and placing the lever in the off position no longer depresses the switch. The switch can sometimes be adjusted to make better contact, or the switch bracket can be bent so the lever and switch make proper contact.

Posted on Feb 17, 2012

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On this model, the parking break release lever is located on the dash panel more or less behjind the turn signal lever. it took me a while to locate it because I was looking in the traditional locations.

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SOURCE: 95 Camry LE 4cl 2.2

neutral safety switch and check ur fluid level they have nothing to do with each other switch is on front of trans. fluid is under hood

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Either remove the drivers side rear wheel and disconnect linkage or cut the cable from underneath (do this as a last resort... if you want to keep your emergency brake for future use, you'll have to replace the cable.)

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check the brake fluid level, if its low, it may be time to check the brakes for wear. As your brakes are used up, the fluid goes down and turns the light on.

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SOURCE: Parking brake light on dash

Its usual with these cars. Might have to pull out dash and uplug the sensor behind the gauges

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