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what's wrong with this? is it normal for a car to do that?
my first car. sorry.
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QUOTE (shinigami @ Dec 17 2010, 08:03 PM)
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what's wrong with this? is it normal for a car to do that?
my first car. sorry.
No it is not normal. It sounds like you need a replacement brake light switch.
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QUOTE (Joeeey @ Dec 17 2010, 08:07 PM)
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No it is not normal. It sounds like you need a replacement brake light switch.
i think something is wrong.
it's like as if the brakes are pressed when it's not.
i pushed down the pedal couple times, and made sure i pulled it back out with my hands.
then got out of the car to check the lights, and it was off.
idk...
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Like Joeeey said, it's probably a bad brake light switch. This is a fairly common part to fail on many cars, not just Sonatas. It's a very simple repair to make and I'm sure your dealer will take care of it promptly.
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