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High mount brake light stays on after ignition is turned off

When car is shutdown and lights are turned off , the high mount brake light stays on, to include rear license plate lights, causing the battery to drain. What do I do to fix it

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The only suggestion I can make is that the turn signal switch is defective and is shorted internally. If you disconnect the turn signal/multifunction switch under the dash do the lights go out in question?

Posted on Mar 21, 2014

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SOURCE: how to remove the rear light on my Freestar license plate

in most cases you have to open the rear tailgate remove the panel and then you have access to everything in the door

Posted on Jan 04, 2009

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SOURCE: When I shut off the ignition the radio and dome light stayed on

I have the same truck. The thing is designed so that the radio and dome light and even the windows will operate for a time which should expire immediately when you open the door. Try turning on the radio with engine running and then turn off the engine and just sit there and the radio should still play. Try the power windows - they too should go up and down. Finally open the drivers door and that should immediately kill the radio, windows and dome light. If it does not - you will need to report that problem to your dealer since the problem is in that timer feature which is part of the vehicles "brain". Sorry I can't be more helpful.

Posted on Jan 10, 2009

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SOURCE: Need to change license plate light on 2004 F150

Try turning the socket that holds the bulb to the left and pull it out to get to the bulb some times these get so hot that they start to melt so it might be hard to turn

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SOURCE: how to change the license plate light on 2001 ford focus zx3

Take a thin blade screw driver and gently pry between the rubber seal and the metal and pop the light out, replaced the bulb and pop the light back in. works fine.

Posted on Mar 22, 2009

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SOURCE: The high mount stop lamp not working while two brake lights stay

There will be a switch on the the brake pedal. Gently move it back and forth. If the lights stay on this will have to be replaced. Then replace the third brake light bulb.

Posted on Jul 20, 2009

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