Brake Light Switch Problems & Common Fault Symptoms

The Brake Light Switch is part of the car Braking System system. We have 2 associated problem symptoms connected to it.

We also have 92 owner problems that mention it.

2 Symptoms of Brake Light Switch Problems
The Latest Owner Problems

We have 92 owner submitted problems mentioning the Brake Light Switch - see more problems .

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The headlamps have stopped working,

Although the side, rear and fog lamps still work, and the main bean can be 'flashed' Could this be a problem with a fuse...

2013 Volkswagen Polo 1.2
Posted: Jan 11, 2021
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Brake lights not working, esp/asr warning light on switch shows in spasms

a piece of equipment by the fuses on passenger side under the dash came apart 2 springs and a metal connection was found...

2015 Citroen C4 1.2 c4 cactus
Posted: Nov 7, 2020
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Radio, indicator noise, windscreen wash & seatbelt noise no longer work after a jump start.

Hi so I had to jump start my car about a month ago turned out the battery needed changing. Had no problems starting car ...

2011 Vauxhall Astra 1.7
Posted: Oct 13, 2020
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When head lights r on break lights are on all the time, have just had MOT?

when the lights are put on the break lights r on all the time

2009 Chevrolet Matiz 796cc petrol
Posted: Sep 18, 2020
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REAR LIGHTS FAILURE

MIDDLE LIGHT AND BOTH REAR LIGHTS HAVE FAILED TOLD MIDDLE ONE COULD BE EARTHING PROB

2006 Vauxhall Meriva ACTIVE
Posted: Sep 5, 2020
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Clutch pedal switch fuse blows when clutch released

Seems to have short to earth clutch switch is new so is brake light switch

2014 Volkswagen Polo 1.2petrol
Posted: Aug 25, 2020
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Brake lights on constant when ignition on

brake lights stay on only go out when car ignition is off

2007 Vauxhall Tigra 1.6 irmscher
Posted: Aug 23, 2020
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Esp light on

When machine was plugged in to the car, code 00493 came up saying ESP Sensor unit G419 No signal/No communication with ...

2006 Audi A4 Saloon 2.0 TDI SE 4DR
Posted: Aug 4, 2020
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Problem starting

Normally you have to put foot on brake pedal to start but now you have to press really hard down to start the car so...

2006 Citroen C2 C2 vtr auto
Posted: Apr 17, 2020
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Brake light continusi ly on

Brake lights on all time

2002 Peugeot 307 1.6 rapier
Posted: Mar 5, 2020
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