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2002 Hyundai Santa Fe Question: What causes my brake lights to remain on after the engine is turned off?

 

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sadie511, 2.7L V6, Crestview, FL, August 03, 2010, 18:39
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My brake lights remain on when the engine is turned off and is draining the battery. Could this be the brake master cylinder, if so, what is estimate of cost to repair?

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, August 03, 2010, 20:25
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    It won't be the brake master cylinder it is more likely a failed brake light switch about .5 hour to replace.

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