We would very much use this service and suggest Ira again as the mechanic! The failure of the switch is almost certainly down to 1 of 3 possibilities. What the heck is going on here???? The switch box cover has a drain port which can get blocked, massage this port to see if any water comes out. http://tekconceptllc.com/smart-car/smart-car-rear-wiper-not-working.php
Before attempting repair. I would ask for Mike, who is most familiar with smart car parts. Remember, the rear lights have a reflector in it, so whatever you fit, the reflector must be able to pick up the light and send it backwards. All your assistance is much appreciated.
Its free!Ask Patrick 37 reviewsMatthew12 years of experienceGet a quoteby MattMatthew, Showed up on time and answered all my questions!2000 HONDA ACCORD - PRE-PURCHASE CAR INSPECTIONWant Matthew's expert advice? Buy them in tens for little more than that tolsen12313th January 2016, 20:59So much!?! Can it be the heater leaking on the inside where the water condenses. I assuming the brake light switch got stuck on & melted the rear lenses this seems the mostly like option at the moment.
Can't be fuse being one side or brake light switch. Cure is to either replace the windows, replace the foam seal or to use silicone sealant. 6. Any help/experience would be most appreciated. A relay may also fail because it is not grounded properly.
Your help is much very appreciated in getting my machine Fully working on the road. Testing The Brakelight Switch AttentionThe rest of the information held in this guide is locked to members of Evilution only, you can login below or click this link to find out Best thing you can do is print off the fuse arrangement and get your bearings so you haven't got to try and get your head under the dashboard. (Try doing with http://www.smartz.co.uk/showthread.php?11917-Help-No-brake-lights A wee bit of sandpaper and maybe adjusting the springy bottom connector will fix it.
Thanks again people so far !! From the local motor factors. Farside & top rear are working fine. From the top taking out the cold air inlet filter I can feel the drain.
Pull the switch ring carefully off the frame, you may need to twist it about 5 degrees back in order for it to release. http://www.evilution.co.uk/Bench%20Testing/brake_switch_test.htm One part of the switch activates the brake lights and the ABS controller. or aircon evap. Its free!Ask Julio 2 reviewsIra30 years of experienceGet a quoteby MarcoIra and this service were absolutely fantastic!
Front windscreen. useful reference I thought one bulb had come loose and fell into the light fixture, but I couldn't find a loose bulb. If the weather holds for a few hours I will attempt to pull the carpet up from around the pedals :) How can you tell if the heater matrix is leaking? Password: Confirm Password: Email Address Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Has anyone noticed a difference in their tail lights? I'm sure I'd find it empirically (Good word!) but knowing beforehand would save time I've just read the FQ101 FAQ about the brake switch affecting the gearbox - I definitely have Fuse 10 could be the culprit. ...And the fuse panel is in the passenger footwell? my review here You'll want 380 bulbs for the rear tails and 286 bulbs for the high level brake light (http://wirralsmarts.tk/maintenance-guide.php?id=33) but be aware, when they start to fail (as I suspect mine are),
TheAlmostInvisibleMan6th January 2016, 12:42I've read the thread in context and the last post of yours Jaser6th January 2016, 13:53Right so if you could answer these question it would be most helpful. Login or Sign Up Log in with SECTIONS Forums Rules Twitter Member List Home Forum The Cars fortwo - (450) sept 1998- oct 2007 If this is your first visit, be The Forum accepts no responsibility for advice or information given in this website or by its members.
Both sides. The time now is 09:31 PM. If the bulbs and fuses appear to be working properly, the mechanic will then check the corresponding relay for the tail lights. Eliminate the simple first!
No visible rust. the 'brake switch' is in fact two switch contact pairs. Forgot your password?
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Unfortunately this isn't a 100% accurate test as the brake light switch is actually 2 separate switches in 1 package. Also: The rear /brake reflector is tailormade to be as efficient as possible for a bulb. all indicators. Were clear not mottled, buckled & gone opaque like they are now.