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The brake light stays on

Also the brake lining indicator comes on. I know the pads need checking. Will replacing the pads stop the brake linning and the brake light to go off?

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If the brake lining indicator is staying on consistently, then it is possible for your brake warning to come on as well. It is an additional warning to have the brakes repaired if needed, and if the fluid in the reservoir gets low to compensate for the worn brakes, then it can cause the light to come on as well.

Posted on Feb 29, 2012

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SOURCE: I recently replace all the brake pads on my 2003

The small wire sensors at the pads are evidently worn or bad or possibly unplugged.Check them, should fix the whole situation.

Posted on Sep 11, 2009

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