what causes cruise control to not disengage when brake pedal is applied

Asked by Jul 14, 2012 at 01:14 PM about the 1988 Ford Mustang LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

also brake lights do not work

5 Answers

13,195

There is a switch that is actuated when you push the brake pedal.

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You need to replace your brake light switch that actuate your brake lights AND disengages your cruise control when applying the brakes.

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175

Check your fuses before you start changing you switch. Much easier and cheaper to change a fuse than the brake switch.

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ALWAYS LOOK FOR THE SIMPLEST, STUPIDEST DAMN THING. IT'S USUALLY THE PROBLEM.

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Brake light switch.

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