Having problems with your 2001 Chevrolet Corvette ?
Right rear brake light doesn't work, on my 2001 Z-06 Corvette.
Took it to the dealership a long time ago for the recall on the steering column. When I got it back the brake light didn't work and the dealership wanted an additional $700 or so to fix it. Then the column key control wouldn't let me drive over 1 mile per hour a few years later and the dealership charged me $700 but still didn't fix the brake light, they said that would be an additional $700.00 So how can i fix this without getting
Check it out. Under the passenger floor panel you will find two relays above the computer box. Pull them. Check them. One of these is to the steering lock bypass which is a $19.70 part at Napa. I went through this for a week and a half and refused to get taken by the dealer for 1400.00 dollars and GM's bull s*-! Recall. Check it and you will be driving more than 1.5 MPH. Commando1241 @ the g spot
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Right rear brake light doesn't work, on my 2001 Z-06 Corvette. Took it to the dealership a long time ago for the recall on the steering column. When I got it back the brake light didn't work and the dealership wanted an additional $700 or so to fix it. Then the column key control wouldn't let me drive over 1 mile per hour a few years later and the dealership charged me $700 but still didn't fix the brake light, they said that would be an additional $700.00 So how can i fix this without getting
Check it out. Under the passenger floor panel you will find two relays above the computer box. Pull them. Check them. One of these is to the steering lock bypass which is a $19.70 part at Napa. I went through this for a week and a half and refused to ... 2001 Chevrolet Corvette
I have a '03 Sonata. One of the brake lights went out when it was new. I had the dealership fix it since it was still under warranty. Since then, I have replace it 4 or 5 times. First other problem was the cruise did not work when my lights were on. Next, the dash light started coming on when I hit the brakes. Then, the parking lights would come on when I hit the brakes. After that, the cd player started turning on and off by itself. All of this has been going on for 3-4 years. I had sear
Peterbuilt trucks have the same problem ... 2006 Hyundai Sonata
Brakes issues even after I fixed it at the Toyota dealership. Rear windshield wiper, rear windshield heating and electrical issues- doesn't work (I have fixed it twice already since 2005), battery died less than 6 months after purchase, car becomes unstable after 65 miles/ hr and unstable when brakes are applied anywhere over 50 miles/ hr, low pressure lights stay on, all the "bad lights" come on for no reason, top rubber lining (not sure what's called) came off. It's endless problems after anot
Wow, that is a lot of problems to have with a vehicle that was problem 47,500 brand new (just guessing) Look up what qualifies in your state as far as the lemon law is concerned. I am sorry you have had so many issues with your vehicle. ... 2003 Toyota Sequoia
I have a 2002 Dodge Ram 2500. The dome light doesn't come on when I open the doors. I replaced a missing door jam switch and replaced the other just for grins...that did not fix the problem. The dome light works if you switch it on manually. Additionally, the brake lights above the cab don't work. I've replaced the bulbs. Could these be on a common fuse and if so, which one? I have searched and can't find the answer. Thanks!
... 2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck
Twice when its gotten very cold all the amber warning lights on my jeep patriot have come on. The speedo does not work and the parking brake light stays on red. The car works fine. I went to the dealer last year and for $100 was told nothing was wrong, they reset the lights. Does anyone know of a way to fix the problem, and secondly is anyone else having the same problem.
Hallocheck battery. when you start the car, battery voltage (for second) fall under 8V and confuse electronicsMarko ... Jeep Patriot
1992 GMC K 1500?Here?s the scenario; Cruise control hasn?t worked in 8 years, just decided it would be nice to have and since the truck is in great condition and everything else worked on the truck, thought we?d fix the cruise control? What has been done so far; no code appear, new cruise control lever, new brake switch, remanufactured cruise control module, new vss? Fuses are good, brake lights working everything else including the wiring looks good? And still no cruise control? What other thin
Put a scanner on it and check data,and do an actuator test ,to see if it will work ... 2002 Chevrolet Blazer
95 gmc jimmie, 4x4, everytime i use my brake pedal, a fuse blows, i have no brake lights, hazard or signal lights. how do i fix it my mom broke off the hazard button in the steerin column so i used a stick to stop the hazard lights from blinkin all the time, it worked for a while, now the fuse keeps blowin
Consider properly repairing the hazard light switch via junkyard parts for a cheap price. You invariably have a short that overloads the fuse when you activate the brake lights via pressing on the brakes. \015\012\015\012good luck ... 1995 GMC Jimmy
I have a 2002 Chevy Trailblazer. The tail light does not work een after replacing bulb. I called dealership and the recalled tail light was already fixed. They said that it wasn't a fuse because the brake light and turn signal still work. Does any one have any ideas on what may be the problem?
I had to go back twice to get the taillight fixed from the recall, just go back and tell them it went out again, they will fix it for free. ... 2002 Chevrolet TrailBlazer
Where is the brake light switch on a 98 malibu located? Just need to know so I can adjust it to make the brake lights work. Bought the car under the "as is" policy and dealership wont fix it. They looked at it for free and told me the problem, just need to know how to adjust it.
Its at the top of the brake pedal - where it attaches.It likely has a broken switch or tab - not out of adjustment.Thanks!!nc ... Chevrolet Malibu
The tail lights are out on my 2005 Suzuki XL-7. I found the main fuse box and none of the fuses appear to be burned out. The front lights are all working except small round one on driver's side. I just had it inspected in July and the license plate light was out. They fixed it by replacing a fuse. I do have brake lights and turn signal lights, but the other lights are all burned out. Do you know if there is another fuse box somewhere? I tried taking off the front panel under the steering column
Check your rear bulbs ... 2005 Suzuki XL-7
Brake lights not turning on when brake is engaged. Had it taken to dealership and they said it was the brake light switch. Wondering if this could be the same problem again or if it's something else. The car is a 98 malibu. When leaving the dealership the brake lights did work and have worked for a couple of days until last night.
Those cars have a problem with the brake light switch...it may just need adjusted or replaced. take it back and ask them to check the adjustment on it..it only takes a few minutes ... Chevrolet Malibu
Engine light won't go off. My brake light goes on and off. Any suggestions why this is happening? I already took it to the dealership mechanics and the came up with a log with a lot of codes. They did not have an answer for me; they wanted me to leave it with them for an additional fee for them to work on it.
Should have left it their as some of these faults can be difficult to trace ,better the mechanic or the tester takes it home with him to get the feel and then he will have a better idea as to whats wrong ... 1997 Nissan Pathfinder
My brake lights wont go off!!! help to fix them have already tried to change brake lite switch. didnt work
If you changed the switch at the pedal, then the cable must be shorted somewhere along the way, activating the brake lights all the time. To test for this condition, try moving the shifter lever from Park to drive, or reverse, WITHOUT TOUCHING THE BR ... 1998 Honda Accord
I have a 1992 Toyota DLX ExtraCab Pickup with a column-mounted automatic shift. The truck has sat for a couple of months without being driven. Now, when I attempt to drive it, the engine starts just fine, but I can't move the shifter out of Park. This should release when I depress the brake pedal as it has done for years. The brake lights work just fine, so the switch appears to be doing its job. All fuses check out -removed them with new ones just to be sure. Now I'm stumped. I would fi
Not super familiar with these but i believe you can turn the key to the first or second position and shift out of park ... put it in neutral and start the truck and move it. I do however know that not all of the interlock systems are electrical...on ... Toyota Pickup
Random stalling I've been having the same problem with random staling with no warning at all over the past 3 years. Each time I complained to the dealership they told me nothing was wrong. It only ever happened when the car was completely stopped until TODAY. Needless to say, I told them if they don't find the problem & fix it I will go ballistic on them. Ever since I got the car we've had small electrical problems, dash board lights, heated seats not working, cruise control randomly not working
U also qualify for the LEMON LAW, three repair attempts is what qualifies this, at least in my state, the dealer will not mention the factory Representative, we call him a "field service engineer", ask to have him come out a ... 2006 Kia Sportage
It is idling irradically going up and down and dying sometimes? blowing black exhaust and it smells like unburned fuel? engine light is on saying it is oxygen sensor had it replaced 2 times. worked for idle but still blew smoke? didnt take to dealership not one close to me. told them they didnt fix but they said after replacing sensor it was fine but still blowing smoke!! can you help me?
Black smoke is generally excessive amounts of fuel in the engine (could \015\012be a restricted air filter or excessive fuel delivery), I would suspect \015\012if either were the problem the Check Engine light would come on. Blue \015\012gray smoke i ... 2000 Nissan Sentra
Brake lights the spoiler brake light works,the flashers,turn signals, reverse lights and running lights all work. the brake lights on driver and passenger do not.the brake pedel switch activates off and on with a test light so is sending a signal to brake lights just not getting there. how do i fix . the vehicle is a 98 ford contour se v6
Your wires run under the carpet.get under it and trace your wires all the way to the back of car.you hve a short or open cicuit. ... 1988 Mercury Grand Marquis
Brake lights by the tailgate not working. the brake light on the back of the cab works. just had a stop light switch put in about a week ago because none of the brake lights worked. That fixed the problem, but now the BL by the tailgate are not working, the bulbs appear to be good..
I meant to tell you also to check the wires to the newly installed brake light switch to see if the wiring is connected securely. Ity maybe loose in the connector also ... Chevrolet C1500
1995 gmc K2500 left and right brake lights come on with ignition turned on. 3rd brake light comes on when you step on the brake 4 way flashers do not work. Ignition turned off 4 way flashers and brake lights work as the left and right brake lites are now off. All fuses and relays appear to be working. I am suspecting wiring harness in steering column.
I think your trouble is in the turn signall switch, just had the same trouble on my truck. Turn signall switch is about $250 because it is actually turn signalls, wipers, washers, 4 ways, and dimmer all in one. ... Cars & Trucks
1995 GMC K2500 left and right brake lights come on with ignition turned on. 3rd brake light comes on when you step on the brake, 4 way flashers do not work. Ignition turned off, 4 way flashers and brake lights work as the left and right brake lites are now off. All fuses and relays appear to be working. I am suspecting wiring harness in steering column.
Well it is for sure a wiring issue and more certain a grounding issue. not sure if you will find the issue in the steering column. all the ground for the lights are in the back on the frame rail. the grounding point that i would first check is the on ... GMC K2500
I have a 1990 Chevy Suburban v1500. All lights work except for the Brake Lights and Turn Signals. The Blinker switch on steering column is broken, other than that everything is fine.
Yes, the brake light signal on American cars is routed through the turn signal switch. A new switch should restore both your turns and your brake lights.American cars use the same bulb filament and same wire to the rears for both brakes and turns ... 1990 Chevrolet Suburban
My brake lights did not work at all. I had a melted fuse. Fixed, and brake lights work. However, it created other problems. radio not working dome lights not working trunk light not working head lights do not come on when car is not started
Did you check to make sure no other fuses blew? I would also check your alternator and battery to make sure you dont have an over charging alternator causing fuses to blow. ... 1992 Lexus Ls 400
Brake lights on both sides are out. 2008 jeep liberty limited. 3rd light above hatch works. Tail lights work. Blinkers work. License plate light works. Bulbs are good. Replaced the brake light switch..still have the problem. I'm stumped....I checked the fuses for "exterior lights" (one fuse for the rt, one for left) and they seemed good. What do I try next? Bought the car new 4.5 years ago...been pretty easy on it. No aftermarket changes.
... Cars & Trucks
1996 Olds Cutlass Supreme Sedan: Left and right brake lights are intermittent. Both of the turn signals and emergency flashers work. Sometimes, both brake lights work until I use turn signal. Then opposite brake light goes off. The high stop light always works okay. I've tried to fix using the emergency flashers on and off several times, as suggested by another web-help Q&A. --**** H.
... 1986 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme
1999 mercury sable LS wagon - brake lights dont work after changing out the fuse and brake light swith and bulbs. the tirun signals work and the parking light work but the brake lights dont. i checked for bad or burned wireing and a bad ground and didnt find any faults. is there something that i havent tried ?
... 1999 Mercury Sable