Brake light problem

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Brake light problem

Post by Ratfink67ss » Tue Mar 04, 2014 8:47 pm

i have brake lights when i use the hand lever but nothing when i use foot pedal what could cause this.

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Re: Brake light problem

Post by trike lady » Tue Mar 04, 2014 9:35 pm

Hello and welcome to the forum.
Rear brake switch may be bad or need to be adjusted.
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Re: Brake light problem

Post by WingAdmin » Tue Mar 04, 2014 9:59 pm

It may have also just come disconnected from the pedal, or the spring that connects them might have broken.

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