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My 1999 cadillac back lights stay on when the car is off .

I can wiggall the wiring be hind the emergency brake pedal it will sometimes go off

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  • Anonymous Dec 04, 2008

    My brake lights stay on when the car is off so I started disconnecting the negative cable so I won't have to ask anyone for a jump.This has been so annoying but I know electrical problems could be expensive so I'm trying to figure it out.

  • sharonrkelly Jan 21, 2009

    my brake lights to my 1999 Deville will not go off
    which makes my car not start because battery is drained


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Then you have a loose connection somewhere

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