Question about 1987 Jeep Wrangler

1 Answer

My brake light is staying on, what is the problem?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 1,168 Answers

Hello Mr Mixer.

When this happens it is usually a bad brake light switch mounted on the brake pedal lever.
Easy to replace if you are a handy fellow.

  1. Disconnect battery ground cable.
  2. Disconnect electrical connector for stop light switch.
  3. Remove bolt and lock nuts attaching brake pedal to stop light switch and push rod.
  4. Remove stop light switch and bushings from brake pedal.
  5. Reverse procedure to install.
My brake light is staying on, what is the problem? - kiltylake_116.gif

There you are.
I hope your repair goes well.

KL

Posted on Dec 28, 2010

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Why r my tail lights staying on my 1993 gmc Sierra


Are you sure it is the tail lights and not the brake lights? If the park lights are staying on, the front should be on as well in most cases. If it is the brake lights staying on, suspect a faulty brake light switch located at the brake pedal

Feb 20, 2016 | GMC Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Brake lights r stay on when key is on goes out with key off


Do all brake lights stay on including high mount? If all stay on suspect problem with brake switch located at brake pedal. If just lower brake lights stay on ( not including high mount ) expect problem with multifunction switch ( signal switch )

Nov 08, 2015 | 2007 Chevrolet Suburban

3 Answers

Why do the brake lights stay on after the brake switch is disconnected?


be sure that brake pedal is all the way up even if you have to pull it up or thers a wire shorted

Oct 15, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

1985 dashboard brake light stays on


Your post gives the year of the truck as a 1993 and 1985...
The light on the dash may be your parking brake.

May 26, 2014 | 1993 Ford F150 SuperCab

1 Answer

Abs light stays on and brake light on 98 durango


The regular brake warning light is for the parking brake being applied or the brake fluid is low. You would need to get the abs system scanned for trouble codes to proceed.

Feb 20, 2014 | 1998 Dodge Durango

2 Answers

Daewoo brake lights stay on


Have you checked the brake light switch on the brake pedal ?

Jul 19, 2012 | Daewoo Lanos Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

We have an Audi TT and the brake lights stay on after you turn the car off. Also noted that a passing car informed us that the brake lights stay on while driving as well. Could this possible be a switch...


If all the brake lights stay on then the brake light switch is the first thing to check. It cod also be dagger wiring to the switch or it may just be loose and/or out of place.

Mar 08, 2011 | 2001 Audi TT

2 Answers

Warning light on dash stays on, I don't have a manual to refer to


Your brake light is out.
Check brake lights and repl. burnt light bulb .

Jul 01, 2010 | 1991 Subaru Legacy

3 Answers

Brake light stays on just happened 143000 miles


Check your brake switch as it could be faulty hence causing a close circuit which in turn causes the brake light to stay on.It is normally located at the top of the brake pedal.Hope this helps.

Feb 11, 2010 | 2003 Chevrolet Astro

2 Answers

91 honda accord brake lights stay on replaced


are you sure you the adjustment to it is correct the button in the end of the switch has to be fully depressed to deactivate the circuit

Jan 19, 2010 | 1991 Honda Accord

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

256 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Jeep Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76846 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22246 Answers

Kevin Daniels

Level 3 Expert

1455 Answers

Are you a Jeep Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...