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(!) Ebrake Light Coming On

Old 04-Jun-2006, 06:55 PM
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(!) Ebrake Light Coming On

My friend just got a 98 civic si and when the rpm gets to about 3000k the ebrake light turns on, kinda like a shift light.
i have the same car and i have never encounted anything like this.
someone please shed light on this issue
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Old 04-Jun-2006, 06:56 PM
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does it actually do anything? or just go on?
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Old 04-Jun-2006, 07:00 PM
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not to sure, just took it around the street once and it kept happening.
this car is wierd, its a 98 with a 1 peice grill and a 99-00 dented and scratched passenger fender.
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the indicator wire probably rubbed through to another wire.
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Old 04-Jun-2006, 07:22 PM
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it might be low brake fluid level i had the same problem, put a little brake fluid in and it went owey
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Old 04-Jun-2006, 08:05 PM
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parking brake is mechanical....
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Old 04-Jun-2006, 08:29 PM
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It's actually low brake fluid. I had the same problem on my vehicle. Trust me it's low brake fluid.
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It's actually low brake fluid. I had the same problem on my vehicle. Trust me it's low brake fluid.
yeah ive heard that as well
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It's actually low brake fluid. I had the same problem on my vehicle. Trust me it's low brake fluid.
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