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Old 05-06-2007, 04:41 PM   #1
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Question ABS / TC lights came on

I was driving around today, a beautiful sunny day, and all of a sudden I noticed the ABS and TC lights came on. Any ideas what would cause this and how to reset it?

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Old 05-06-2007, 04:49 PM   #2
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A fault in one of the wheel speed sensors could be the cause. Check the ABS codes for any faults....
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Old 05-06-2007, 05:10 PM   #3
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I guess I have to take it into a shop. I don't know how to check the codes nor do I have any device to do it with

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A fault in one of the wheel speed sensors could be the cause. Check the ABS codes for any faults....
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Old 05-06-2007, 06:30 PM   #4
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Hi,

When was the last time you flushed your Brake Fluid? If it's moisture laden and boils, this can set off a pressure sensor in the ABS. That's the problem here.
The Service Notes state:
  • Information light for TC

    -Lights for a lamp check when ignition is
    switched on

    - in conjunction with the indicator light in the rocker switch indicates that driving stability control is off

    - Indicates defect: TC is out of order

    - Lights together with the ABS warning light when there is an ABS fault.

    Warning light for ABS

    -Lights for a lamp check when ignition is switched on

    - If the ABS warning light lights up with the engine running, the ABS has switched off
    due to a fault.

Hope this helps...

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