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Old 01-01-2013, 08:25 PM
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Originally Posted by Sweet-34 View Post
The first thing I noticed and forgot to mention was that the brake lights were on....and I walked to the front of the car and pulled up the hood and saw smoke.

I'll check the switch tomorrow.

The universal switch is mechanical so it could be shorted or out of adjustment and getting hot do to being on so long. I think you are on the right track.

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