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Haven"t post in forever.. I still have my ZX2, with over 217k mile now.. Critical week or so, my brake lights acquired stuck on. Also when i turned the headlights and the vehicle on and also off. Ns unplugged the battery because that now. I called and also asked a mechanic. Castle told me the is probably the brake light switch and also it would be under $100 to replace. I looked increase the component online and found it for $30-40, therefore I"m wondering if I have the right to switch it the end myself. I when replaced a reverse light switch on my 3000gt and also it wasn"t hard: unplug the connector and unscrew the switch, replace and reconnect- but I don"t recognize where the brake irradiate switch is on my zx2. If anyone has some directions or photos to aid out, please let me know.Thanks!
My brake lights gained stuck on critical week. There is a rubber stopper that the switch sits against that come out and the move was permitted to sit closer to the pedal for this reason leaving the lights on.
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I looked under by the brake pedal and found 2-3 broken plastic blue pegs (looks like broken crayon pieces). I"m assumption: v those are spacers the somehow kept the lamp off. What are these and where can I obtain replacements? i read one more thread that said someone tape-recorded up pennies together a momentary fix, but can"t find that thread right now.. Thanks guys, y"all have got me ~ above the ideal track.
I believe those are components of the actual brake light switch I had a zx2 in the shop about a month earlier with the same issue.
Its more than most likely the rubber bumper top top the brake pedal. As soon as the pedal isn"t driven down, the pad contact the brake switch. You deserve to purchase them in ~ O"Reilys Auto components or your regional Ford dealer.
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Thank you, rascal. I"m do the efforts to discover out what the components are dubbed so I deserve to replace them, yet I additionally need to uncover out where they go. Ns think 3 broke, indigenous the piece picked turn off the carpet. Here"s image in instance it helps:(brake pedal)
From the photos, that looks like a bumper is damaged on every pedal. Is the what I should ask for at O"Reilly: "rubber bumpers because that the brake pedal"? I previously looked under "brake switch" and couldn"t uncover anything. Many thanks again!
Your welcome.The component is usually located in the "Help" section of your store. Thats whereby they keep odds and also ends that misc. Parts for car and trucks. If friend can, take one of the pads off and also take it come O"Reilys for them to watch in person. I have actually a Ford component # in ~ my residence just in case you need to call a neighborhood dealer.
2002 black color ZX2: 03" front, LXQ1 , Iceman intake, OBX 4-2-1 header, Borla muffler, Esslinger UDP, eBay short Shifter, S/R Shifter Knob, Billy Boot, Tokico Struts, Eibach sports Springs, 19mm RSB/ES bushings, & 17" MB Wheels-WeaponPretty much stock still.
2002 black ZX2: 03" front, LXQ1 , Iceman intake, OBX 4-2-1 header, Borla muffler, Esslinger UDP, eBay brief Shifter, S/R Shifter Knob, Billy Boot, Tokico Struts, Eibach sport Springs, 19mm RSB/ES bushings, & 17" MB Wheels-WeaponPretty much stock still.
hey rascal,thank you for identifying the trouble - i have the same issue, and also i"m glad i landed up at this forum wherein it has already been discussed. Mine stop-gap equipment was sticking the remnants of that blue button together with masking tape and also attaching it come the steel brake plate. Not gonna critical too lengthy i do the efforts looking increase that part number on the main ford components website yet it couldn"t find it. Carry out you think it"s easiest to simply visit one autozone or something and also ask them? any kind of idea on exactly how much it costs? thanks ...UPDATE: I referred to as autozone and just defined the component to them, and they it seems to be ~ to have actually it.
I recently had actually the same problem with my "02. I used two 1/16" thick X 3/8" diameter earth magnets stack on top of one another and also it"s working fine and should stay in place unless that takes very hard jolt.
went out and also found them in ~ my regional dealer and also installed the in prefer 5 seconds and also its working great, say thanks to you
My 95 wagon is act the very same thing, however the lamp don"t stay on as soon as I rotate the vehicle off. Rather, the brake pedal acts as an ignition switch went he automobile is off. I push the pedal and my dash lamp come on, dinging and all. Also, once I close up door the ignition off and remove the key, if I store my foot on the brake the engine keeps running till I allow off. Ideas? Brake lights still remain on while I"m driving.
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Superseded to component # E7GZ7583A...Bumper... $4.43 each the end here. If dealer doesn"t have actually in stock & the have to order, it would be a fill of 5...local dealer to be able also see other dealers that did have actually them in stock.Thanks for this information though. I picked increase 2.
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My 95 wagon is law the very same thing, but the lights don"t continue to be on once I rotate the auto off. Rather, the brake pedal acts as an ignition switch went he auto is off. I push the pedal and my dash lamp come on, dinging and also all. Also, once I close up door the ignition off and remove the key, if I keep my foot ~ above the brake the engine keeps running until I permit off. Ideas? Brake lamp still continue to be on if I"m driving.
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When this wake up on a wagon, the is generally the wiring in the tail gate that is the cause. (My guess: v is that the brake light wire is shorting come the rear wiper wiring.)The wires in the gate acquire pulled tight everytime the thing is opened and eventually the insulation will certainly crack and expose the wires. The division usually occur in the rubber boot between the tail gate and also the roof of the car.The best method to deal with this is to replace the harness however that is time consuming. The fast fix is the usage some extra wire and also a lot of butt connectors to cut and also splice the wires earlier together.Tapatalk
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