So after a week of driving in normal everyday FL weather :nonono: (daily rain), driving home after work my brake light on the dash lights up and beeped at me. My brakes still work fine and all the tail/brake lights are still functioning. Ive done an inspection of the front and found nothing to be concerned with. I may end up changing pads, rotors and shoes just because I haven't since I bought the jeep and I would like to know when they were done last. Any ideas about the light tho? Any help is appreciated.
09-07-2012 05:55 PM
Dumb question but have you checked the brake fluid. Some cars will trigger the brake light if the fluid is low
09-07-2012 06:09 PM
Check the emergency brake switch to see if it is sticking... That light also comes on when the emergency brake is applied. A switch malfunction will cause a faulty indication :D
09-07-2012 06:30 PM
Sorry I guess I shoulda said that.... I did check the fluid and its all full, and the switch for the Ebrake may have stuck but its been almost a month since Ive used it since it doesn't work that well. Come to think about it I wonder if the switch got wet in the rain and something went wrong. I will check that now since Ive got it in the garage. Cheech the only dumb question is one that goes unasked... cliche I know but its true.