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My brake lights on my Toyota 1997 Rav4 will not turn off. I believe I need a stop light switch. Is this something I can easily do on my own? How?

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It will be located next to the brake pedal arm. removing it and replacing it is not that hard.
adjustments to make it work correctly is simply moving it set the plunger to operate the brake lights when the brakes pedal is pushed down

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