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Old 07-04-2007, 10:28 PM   #1
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sticking gear lever release and brake lights problem

HI All
Boxter electrical fault. Can anyone advise how to solve this?
I cant get my gear lever out of park by pushing the release button ( unless I trick it by holding it down before starting the car - which works). Its probably a sticking switch or something similar ?Also my brake lights arent working sometimes - connected problem?
Any advice appreciated - thanks
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Old 07-04-2007, 11:49 PM   #2
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If your brake lights are working intermittently, you might want to check out your brake light switch... These are known to go out.... I had the same problem a little while back, replaced the brake light switch (easy 10 minute job), and they work perfectly now.

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Old 07-05-2007, 01:31 AM   #3
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.....and since you have to apply the brake to shift fror Park, I'm betting your two problems are common to one part.

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