Cruise not working is another symptom of a bad brake position switch. Change Close × Alerts Signed in as |Sign Out Verify Phone Number You must verify your phone number in order to begin receiving text alerts. s18t is offline Quote Quick Reply post #7 of 10 (permalink) Old 10-02-2005, 05:42 PM Thread Starter DrumMonkey Member Join Date: Oct 2005 Location: Charleston, SC Posts: 51 Thanks The other night I was driving when I got flashed. Check This Out
So I held the brake pedal down all the way when I install the switch. This is critical for normal operation. It also defrosts the inside windows very quickly. You can also look for the around the site to subscribe or click here to manage your existing subscriptions.
Or sign in with one of these services Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Twitter Sign Up All Content All Content This Topic This Forum Advanced Search Browse Forums Gallery She has arranged for my car to go in on Wednesday, bought forward its service to Wednesday, made sure the bits I have on order will be in on Wednesday (a Didn't receive a code? I plan to test voltage to the socket tonight. 2001 AUG 1.8T Any thoughts/suggestions?
The point on the tool needs to touch the contact point only during testing. My Dad's friend would never have let me drive off without rear/brake lights and I just don't feel I can really trust these mechanics at the dealer. (FYI - I have I don't think it's the brake switch since the CHM operates fine. Vw Beetle Brake Light Switch Visit AutoGuide.com today.
His: 2002 MINI Cooper S Hers: 2003 VW GTI 1.8T DrumMonkey is offline Quote Quick Reply post #8 of 10 (permalink) Old 10-02-2005, 07:36 PM Dub-Nub Senior Member Join Vw Polo Brake Lights Not Working [email protected] is offline Quote Quick Reply post #3 of 10 (permalink) Old 10-02-2005, 01:55 PM eurostylzmk4 Senior Member Join Date: Nov 2003 Posts: 753 100% garauntee you its your This means I have to take my car back - again. In some cases, the brake pedal is failing to make contact with the switch.
My install method is slightly different than most, but works perfectly. Vw Beetle Brake Light Problem Loading... You currently have 0 posts. I stopped the car and to my horror found out that I had no rear lights except the middle one on the boot.
Saved me a few quid so I am well happy. https://www.cargurus.com/Cars/Discussion-c6919_ds725211 Pet Rock's Garage 703,149 views 8:51 Instant Brake Lights for Classic VW's - Duration: 11:15. Vw Golf Brake Lights Not Working Either way, if they didn't replace them that's bad, and if they did and they still don't work that's bad. Vw Jetta Brake Light Switch The release of the brake pedal returns it back to the up position.
If the third brake light flashes, then most likely a fuse has gone bad. http://camtronics.net/brake-light/2002-camry-brake-lights-not-working.html Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Tag Search Advanced Search Go to Page... Thanks for the support - I will keep you posted. The dealers in the US are known to be crap I was hoping that was not the same in the UK (hi! Vw Brake Light Switch Recall
The time now is 05:25. You can test the switch before you replace it. Holding the brake pedal UP install the brake switch and turn until it latches. this contact form For advertising information, on the AutoGuide.com network please request a media kit or email us: [email protected] DOMESTIC Cherokee SRT8 ForumChevy Bolt ForumChevy City Express ForumChevy Trav ForumCummins ForumColoradoFans.comDodge Durango ForumDiesel ForumRam
TDI(s): Jetta 2001 Died by Truck one snowy day. Vw Brake Light Switch Problem He showed me where to find the switch, actually underneath a removable panel above the pedals, which you can only get to with torque(?) screwdrivers or ratchets. already a member: Home Register Forum Today's Posts FAQ Calendar Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links View Forum Leaders Who's Online Garage Blogs What's New?
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. André S.H. 21,442 views 3:22 This is Why Your BRAKE Light is ON - Duration: 4:14. If the flashers work, then test for a blown fuse. Vw Golf Mk4 Brake Light Fuse Sign in to add this video to a playlist.
It is easy to replace the bulbs isnt' it? He said to not to push in on the plugger on the switch. I'd love some advise before I have to resort to taking it to the dealer. navigate here I have to laugh - have just got through a customer satisfaction survey to fill in regarding my experiences of buying my car...hee hee.
When it happened last year I took it back to VW and they charged me £60 to fix it. Brake Switch Installation Snowman View Public Profile Send a private message to Snowman Find More Posts by Snowman January 12th, 2004, 19:31 #7 jrotten Newbie Join Date: my real concerns were how both stopped working at the same time, odd isnt it? If there is no voltage at the terminals, the wires in the socket need to be back-probed.
And yeah, even though I did buy a new multimeter I probably should get rid of my first wife for throwing my first one away. The lights that come on when the headlights are on still work, but the actual brake lights (both left and rights) are both not lighting (although the high mounted third light I pried the sleeves in the sockets a tiny bit with a small screwdriver so they made a good tight fit with the bulb....that was year ago and no problems since. Turn on your emergency flashers.
WHY? I checked the bulbs/fuses and bought a new switch still not working.