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Rear tail light will not turn off - 1990 Toyota Corolla

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Hi i have had this fault before and was the brake pedal switch .if u disconect the switch at the pedal and the lights go out just replace the switch very easy and cheap job.

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It's your brake release switch. When you brake you are releasing a button that allows lights to come on. When the little piece breaks off lights stays on. Get electrical tape and tape two stacked nickels tight and neat. Then tape that between brake pedal and button. You should see a little plate sticking out on pedal. The button faces this plate. Watch your fingers.

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