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Brake lights not working properly

2005 Ford Freestyle limited
Changed out rotors and brake pads on rear.
Brake lights don't work now when you press the brake pedal. When the ignition key is turned to start the car
the brake lights come on and stay on when the car is
running. Need to no what to do if it is a problem I can fix.
Thanks

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  • rdanley Jun 20, 2009

    No not sure on how to do that

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Should not be related

Posted on Jun 19, 2009

  • Ned C Cook
    Ned C Cook Jun 19, 2009

    did you reset/adjust the abs sensor?

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