Nissan Sentra/Pulsar/NX 1982-1996 Repair Guide

Brake Light Switch

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2.  
  3. Disconnect the wiring connector at the switch.
  4.  
  5. Remove the switch lock nut.
  6.  
  7. Remove the switch.
  8.  
  9. Install the switch and adjust it so the brake lights are not on unless the brake pedal is depressed.
  10.  

ADJUSTMENT



Adjust the clearance between the brake pedal and the stop lamp switch or the ASCD switch, by loosening the locknut and adjusting the switch. The clearance should be as follows:



0-1.0mm for 1982-84 vehicles
 
0.3-1.00mm for 1985-90 vehicles
 
0.1-0.3mm for 1991-94 vehicles
 
0.3-1.00mm for 1995-96 vehicles
 

Once the proper clearance has been obtained, tighten the locknut and verify proper brake light operation.

 
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