[T3] Brake Light switch

Soren Jacobsen snj at blef.org
Sun May 20 09:22:48 PDT 2018

On 05/14 17:46, Daniel K. Du Vall wrote:
> Hello I am adding in a mechanical brake light switch into my 72
> Squareback [...]
> FYI: the current pressure switches are failed and I never liked how
> slow to react they are when they do work. People now days never pay
> attention to the fact that you slowing down even though the brake
> lights are not yet engaged.

I've considered doing this myself.  Be sure to show us pictures of what
you come up with in the end! There have been a few folks selling kits
over the years.  This one is currently available on TheSamba:


I seem to recall Keith or Bob did something like this in the past,
using a... microwave switch?


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