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    WTF!!! Brake Lights wont turn off........

    Need help please......

    WTF I went to work today and by accident left my brake lights on in the parkig lot. When i went to lunch i noticed they were on. So I turned them off. Got home tonight and noticed these suckers dont wanna turn off unless i unplug the battery. What do i need to do? i have no clue where to start.

    Any help would be appreciated.

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    there's a rocker switch on top of the steering column....switch it off.
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    Quote Originally Posted by blarg
    there's a rocker switch on top of the steering column....switch it off.
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    Yep they're there to punish you for cleaning your steering wheel.
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    I thought it was the Subaru n00b button.
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    That too. I didn't want to be too harsh.
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    @ thread

    now i know why blarg made the other thread.
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    Quote Originally Posted by AwdTurboWrx
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    now i know why blarg made the other thread.
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    All i gotta say is "damn i feel stupid"......But thanks for the response, it was the switch. What's the purpose of that switch anyway?

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    Quote Originally Posted by coby73
    What's the purpose of that switch anyway?
    It's for your parking lights.
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    Quote Originally Posted by coby73
    All i gotta say is "damn i feel stupid"......But thanks for the response, it was the switch. What's the purpose of that switch anyway?
    its teh n00b switch.

    don't worry about it, its like a rite of passage for Subaru owners.
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    Well, no shish, but what would you use that for? im just curious....

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    Quote Originally Posted by coby73
    Well, no shish, but what would you use that for? im just curious....
    I think the idea is you leave it on when you park your car somewhere where you think it might get hit if you don't have any lights on....it only turns on lights that don't consume much power....should be good for about 4-6 hours without killing your battery.
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    Thanks bro, appreciate the info.

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    Quote Originally Posted by coby73
    All i gotta say is "damn i feel stupid"......But thanks for the response, it was the switch. What's the purpose of that switch anyway?
    Don't feel stupid, I think most of us have done it at one time or another. It's just that not all of us created posts about it. I know I've been there, done that.

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