Q: Horn honks randomly

asked by on April 27, 2017

My horn honked periodically, one nite with a continuous honk til I pushed it to stop. the next day I noticed my tires were a little low and had them inflated.
now my horn is honking intermittently, and my tires were a little low.... is there a connection?

My car has 110000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hi There, There should not be any connection between your tires being low and the horn honking intermittently. The cause of the horn honking randomly is likely related to a short in the electrical system. The horn switch in the steering wheel activates a relay when the horn is pressed, which then triggers the activation of the horn. I would suggest having an expert from Yourmechanic come to your location to diagnose and inspect your vehicle.

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