The brake lights intermitently will stay on running the battery down

Asked by Dec 17, 2013 at 12:09 PM about the 2000 Oldsmobile Silhouette 4 Dr Premiere Passenger Van Extended

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

every thing is fine for a time then without warning they stay on, have to disconnect the battery to keep the battery from running down

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there is an electronic switch behind your brake peddle. when peddle is pressed down it hits this switch turning on your brake lights. this switch it sticking i might be able to clean it but will probably need to be replaced.

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...okay looks like you may be able to adjust the nose to make it come on less frequently...https://www.google.com/#q=2000+Oldsmobile+Silhouette+brake +light+switch&tbm=shop

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