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How to repair brake light switch on Maruti Gypsy

Electrical & Lights Technician
Mark Thomas
If you want to know how to replacing brake light switch in your car, I’ll show you the info how to replacing brake light switch easy and efficient way!

What color wire is the brake light wire?

Brown wire to the tail or parking lights. Green wire to right turn signal/brake light. Yellow wire to the left turn signal/brake light. White wire to common or chassis ground.

Can I change my own brake light switch?

Luckily, this is a very easy, stress free repair. The switch is located right near the tip of your right foot near the brake pedal, so it's easy to access. The switch may actually snap into place without the use of any tools at all. $20-50 dollars should cover the labor costs on most cars.

Where is the brake light fuse on a 2018 Maruti Gypsy?

Maruti Gypsy No Brake Lights - If you look over here at the map of them number 23 is right there at the end of my finger small fuse. So if you take a look down here's a brake pedal. And rating anyth here.

How do you change the brake light on a Maruti Gypsy 2021?

How to remove Maruti Gypsy S3 & RS3 TAIL LIGHTS. - Tool put that in the light. There. And pull towards you and the light will come out. So i took the light out disconnected the one plug on the back of it this is all the the ignition. Off.

How much is a brake switch for a Maruti Gypsy?

Car Service Estimate
Maruti Gypsy AltimaV6-3.5L Service typeBrake Light Switch Replacement Estimate$134.07
Maruti Gypsy AltimaL4-2.4L Service typeBrake Light Switch Replacement Estimate$160.13
Maruti Gypsy AltimaL4-2.5L Service typeBrake Light Switch Replacement Estimate$208.91

What is a brake light switch stopper?

The brake pedal stop pad, or brake light stop pad, is a small stopper that pushes in the brake light switch to turn off your brake lights when the brake pedal is not depressed. It is found attached to the brake pedal arm under the dashboard. It is usually made of plastic and can wear out over time.

How do you test a 4 wire brake switch on a 2021 Maruti Gypsy?

How to Test a Brake Light Switch (Two Ways) Cars Simplified Now if you have a four pin brake light switch like this and you test these and you get that same result one of them has by default it's powered.
How to Test a Brake Light Switch (Two Ways) Cars Simplified.

Why are my brake lights staying on on a 2021 Maruti Gypsy?

Among the most common reasons your brake lights stay on are circuit errors, brake assembly problems, or a low brake fluid level. While some issues are simple to assess and fix, others occur due to unkempt car parts. Here are common ways to fix brake lights that stay on: Check the brake light switch for damage.

How do you test a Maruti Gypsy brake light switch?

Place the sensor on just one of the two wires and hold the brake pedal down as you do so. Then test the other wire. If power is connected and the switch is working properly, the test bulbs will illuminate. If it doesn't light up, the brake light switch is faulty and will need to be replaced.

Can you drive without a brake light switch?

The brake light switch serves two major functions. First, it turns on the brake lights when a driver presses the brake pedal. Second, it sends a signal to the vehicle's computer that brakes are applied. A car with a faulty brake light switch is UNSAFE to drive.
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Comments on how to fix brake light switch on a Maruti Gypsy:
Dwayne
Did this fix for trac.control & cruies to work again..awsome.
Mayo
I really have to thank you so much for this video. My grandfather (passed in 2007) was an auto mechanic. Last night, my battery had drained & I couldn't figure out why. When I got home & cut the ignition off, I realized the break lights were on. I googled this & found that it was a crayon piece that had actually broke off from where the break switch is. I remember seeing it yesterday while I was cleaning out the driver side floor. I happen to go outside find it, & put it back in it's place. (3
Van Ness
Keep making these merc videos
Bonie
Thank you for actually showing the clip process. That's the hardest thing. I've got the new switch on but have yet to get that clip on. Also, I saw you demonstrating on the switch. I may have my Switch on backwards. Does the slot side of switch go on bottom, then rod in middle, then complete square side on top, then clip? Or does it matter? Thank you very much.
Columbo
Dre ano size at brand nang kadena mo?
Amo
Paano sir kapag nag lagay ako ng blue water 90wats pero sira ung led may hili padin ba haha
Oswald
Is there another video to show where to locate the brake light switch
Ayan
hi, dre tanong ko lang kung anu ano, mga kelangan dalhing mga tools o, kelangan e produce, sa motor na RAIDER150SUZUKI para sa mga trubolshoot.? salamat idol,
Jarett
Thanks for this video. A mechanic told me to do this now to figure out whats actually causing the problem so I can get it fixed.
Hughes
You just saved me $250.00 at the dealership. Was looking for a clean video with a vehicle that had the same issue of not allowing the shifter to move and the same warning lights. Boom I found yours and literally within five minutes I replaced the same switch (which I had diagnosed at the dealership while they were repairing a warranty item) They wanted to hit me with a $250 charge to fix THAT!! THANK YOU.
Rehema
Excellent. You made it look so easy. With me... I would of taken 3 hours just to try and take off a lock clip and end up breaking it off anyway. The air bag would of gone off in my face cuz I would of forgot to disconnect it and so on..
Lan
Co pouzivas za VAG cabel presne??
Chiron
How did you get that inside rear quarter panel to come off?  I tried popping it off with a screw driver where it has the 2 pins for the meeting point behind the rear seat in front of the trunk, is that the correct way?
Elvita
Thanks from México
Ashburn
Thanks mate was just about to go buy me a brake light switch i did the extension and voila brakes lights are working bas esp and abs lights are gone from my dash
Hamid
thanks for the post. I was thinking how the hell do I get that switch out without breaking it.