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Rear brake lights always on

I have a problem with my handbrake light in my 1994 daihatsu applause automatic..i changed my front brake pads and since then my handbrake light on my dash wont go off when handbrake is released..i'm not sure what has happened!?

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Sounds like brake pad sensor damaged or did you forget to put in new pads or removed? if its got one.
low fluid in brake reservoir can cause light to stay on also
or hand brake light switch shorted to earth have seen coins jammed in there b4

Posted on May 28, 2009

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SOURCE: 1994 daihatsu Applause handbrake light wont go off!

check your brake fluid level i had same problem on a different car with handbrake light staying on and when i checked brake fluid it was on minimum light went back to normal after topping up fluid in the reservoir check the fluid "DOT" rating before buying this should be on the cap (ie DOT 4 fluid only)

Posted on May 28, 2009

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