2008 ultra classic brake lights stay on and cruise won't work My brake lights stay on 98% of the time and my cruise doesn't work at all. I am sure the cruise control problem is directly related to the brakes but not sure what the brake problem is.
25 Jun, 2015
64%Solved this issue
108minTime to fix
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Hi Anonymous, this problem is usually cause by the front brake light switch being out of alignment or the button not retracting all the way keeping your brake light on in a closed circuit, depending on your model year. 1996 and earlier models the right handlebar switch housing had to be tight up against the front brake control housing in order for the front brake light switch button to be fully compressed to stop continuity. In 1997 and later models the button was alot shorter and was more of an alignment issue in the switch housing. Rear brake light switches located in the rear brake line TEE can also fail in the closed circuit condition but extremely rare, usually they fail in an open circuit condition where the brake light is not able to activate. For a free wiring diagram please visit the website below. Good luck and have nice day.
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