Can brake light switch affect acceleration?

1 Answer:
  • Bob Matty
    When brake is activated, it cuts off power to the engine, meaning no more acceleration. It is very possible the brake light switch is faulty or the brake pedal is too low and from time to time it simply drops low enough to trigger the switch.19 Apr 2018
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    Electronic Stability Control
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