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#1 crooner

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Posted 08 April 2018 - 03:32 PM

Hi , i have a Citroen C3 1.4 LX  2004 ,today the handbrake light remained lit after the handbrake had been released ,

brake fluid level is okay ,has anyone any idea what else i can check in the braking system ,

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Posted 08 April 2018 - 04:17 PM

The handbrake switch is under the handbrake lever. If you pull up the lever surround you should see it. Try pushing its switch to see if that works but if not, disconnect its wiring plug and if the light then goes out you know the switch needs replacing.



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Posted 10 April 2018 - 09:35 AM

The handbrake switch is under the handbrake lever. If you pull up the lever surround you should see it. Try pushing its switch to see if that works but if not, disconnect its wiring plug and if the light then goes out you know the switch needs replacing.

thanks paul , i pushed the switch a few times & that seems to have done the trick

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