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#1 (permalink) Old 08-27-2007, 08:58 PM
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Is there a way?

The stupid Brake lt circuit light comes on in the dash very frequently lately, but a light is not out! Is there anyway to turn it off temporarily during driving so its not looking at me the whole time and wearing out the leds. thanx

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Make sure all your bulbs have the silver nickel base and not the brass base, this can cause issues with the lamp check system. If you still get the warning I'm 99% sure you will need a new brake light switch.
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To answer your question tho on my E39 I hit the button on the left arm doodad that normally cycles through time/date/mpg/etc and clear it.
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