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Rear brake lights will not go out

2003 mountaineer rear brake lights will not go out has happened before, got them to go out that time by pumping the brakes. Will not work this time.

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  • chandler01 Jan 26, 2009

    MY break lights stay on after I get out and looked under the dash and checked the unit. And is there way to check the unit or fix it



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Look under under dash board behind and near top of break pedal shaft there is a brake switch, might be stuck in the in position.

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