My brake lights stays on and my brakes won't come completely up. on 2002 Volkswagen Passat

My brake lights stays on and my brakes won't come completely up. I have to place something under the brakes just to make sure my lights turn off when I turn off the car when I have arrived to my destination. What can it be.? N thanks for our help

by in Humble, TX on June 28, 2012
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ANSWER by on June 28, 2012
Look under your dash where the brake pedal ends. There should be a return spring that holds your pedal in the up position. Goodluck
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COMMENT by on June 28, 2012
Would it be named something else or how would I go about fixing it