2009 Chevrolet Matiz 796cc petrol
When head lights r on break lights are on all the time, have just had MOT?

Gina Bretherick
1 points

Problem added: Sep 18, 2020 (1 month ago)
when the lights are put on the break lights r on all the time

Car details
Car: Chevrolet Matiz
Variant: 796cc petrol
Model Year: 2009
Category: Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights
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Sep 18, 2020 (1 month ago)
Was a bulb replaced ? Perhaps wrong type fitted causing a crossover in the circuit is first thing that comes to mind ,would check rear light bulbs
15,389 points

Sep 18, 2020 (1 month ago)
Check if brake lights are on all the time when engine running , if so suspect faulty brake light switch .
Top Fixer
457 points

Sep 18, 2020 (1 month ago)
Yes i would check brake light switch also check the switch mounting bracket i have known them come loose (2 bolts) this puts brake lights on as it moves switch away from pedal.
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