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Brake lights won't turn off

I have a 2004 kia amanti and I accidently hit the emergency brake going down the road and notice that the brake light was on so I pulled off the road about a mile down the road and release the handle and took back off. When i got home I notice later that the brake lights were on so I went to check the dash and it was off so I engage and release the brake several times and that didn't help so then I unhook the battery cables for about one hour and hook them back and the brake lights came back on. Is it a sensor? walkingliberty59@aol.com

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Sounds like it is a brake light switch located at the brake peddle. test the switch and if it is faulty replace it.

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