my 2006 kia specta, i recently noticed brake lights stay on after car is off. if i tap on brake pedal they turn off but sometimes turn back on. what can i do besides the dealer

ywitchypoo
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Asked by Jan 01, 2011 at 12:47 PM about the 2006 Kia Spectra

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

4 Answers

Jeff Leeper

Look at the brake pedal. there is a switch box mounted to the back of it, make sure it is mounted properly. sometimes you can dislodge them with your foot by accident.

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Jeff Leeper

let me clarify, look at the arm of the brake pedal.. the switch box is mounted a few inches above the actual pedal.

anjy834u
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u can check for the loose connections. usually these kinda issues crop up coz of loose connections. http://kiaoptima.org/2011-pictures/

MrPool
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Yep. Get your head down there and look up with a flashlight, pretty easy to see and tighten those nuts.

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