brake lights stay on

Asked by Jul 26, 2015 at 12:21 PM about the 2004 Ford Taurus SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

why brake lights stay on after car shut off

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Needs a brake light switch located on brake lever right above brake pedal.

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Try pumping the brake pedal a few times. This may free up the switch until you can get it replaced. HTH. -Jim

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