Chevrolet Captiva Manuals

Chevrolet Captiva Service & Repair Manual: Brake Light Switch R&R


1. Disconnect electrical connection.
2. Rotate stop lamp switch counterclockwise to remove it from pedal assembly, Fig. 1.
3. Reverse procedure to install. Adjust stop lamp switch.


Caution: Proper stoplamp switch adjustment is essential. Improper stoplamp switch adjustment could cause brake drag and excessive brake lining wear.
1. Cycle brake pedal to ensure free brake pedal movement and full return prior to setting switch.
2. Slide brake stop lamp switch into retainer until switch plunger is touching against striker plate.
3. Once switch barrel is against strike plate, twist clockwise 60° until travel stop has been reached to lock it in place.
4. With switch properly adjusted, there will be a .008-.47 inch clearance between end of switch barrel and striker plate on pedal arm.
5. Cycle brake pedal to ensure brake switch electrical connector is fully seated, and that switch remains in place.
6. Verify operation of brake stop lamp.

Fig. 1


    Window Regulator Motor R&R
    Front 1. Remove front side door window regulator, Fig. 1. 2. Remove front side door window regulator motor screws, Fig. 1. ...

    More about:

    Chevrolet Captiva Service & Repair Manual > Brakes: Wheel Speed Sensor R&R
    Front 1. Raise and support the vehicle. 2. Remove the tire and wheel. 3. Remove the wheel bearing and hub assembly. 4. Release the electrical connector from the bracket. Disconne ...

    Chevrolet Captiva Owners Manual

    Chevrolet Captiva Service & Repair Manual

    © 2021 Copyright - 0.011