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I replaced the brake light switch in my 07' Elantra, but the

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I replaced the brake light switch in my 07' Elantra, but the brake lights stay on. There are no other electrical issues. Any ideas?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Hyundai
Expert:  eauto replied 1 year ago.

adjust the switch

Without the brake pedal applied, adjust the gap between the end of the metal threaded housing of the stop lamp switch (J) and the stop lamp switch stopper (K).

Gap Specification:
1.0 ~ 2.0 mm (0.04 ~ 0.08 in)

8.Tighten the upper and lower mounting nuts.

Lower mounting nut torque specification:
5.8 ~ 7.2 lb-ft (0.8 ~ 1.0 kgf.m, 7.8 ~ 9.8 Nm)

Recheck the gap as described in step 7.

.Verify that the rear brake lamps operate normally when applying the brake pedal.

Expert:  eauto replied 1 year ago.

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