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2002 Kia Spectra-When headlights on and brake petal pressed, the radio turns off. When the petal is released, radio comes back on. Does not happen if the lights are off. Brake lights do illuminate. Suggestions on where to look?

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Yes some cars have a setting that when brake hard radio automatically turns down sounds like your system is faulty need to try and ask dealership if this is a recall and if not you need find a diagram of the wiring and trace your radio wires to find controler box and have it checked

Posted on Sep 11, 2010

  • corvettejon1 Sep 12, 2010

    yeah had car since new. Problem just started. Guess it's spark chasing time.

  • Daniel Berry Sep 12, 2010

    ok i know what is wrong you have a wire of your radio that is touching the floor and when you push the pedal you ground out the radio and when release the pedal it is ungrounded check behind your radio for a wire that is not properly connected or the plastic is off and bare wire



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