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Trac off light is on and the car wont start

2003 chevy cavalier. 150,000miles. abs light has been coming on and going off for awhile now and we have had the brakes changed all the way around. tonight on my husbands way home the trac off light came on and the car shut off and coasted to the side of the highway. now it wont start at all. what do we do?

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Did you get anyone to check the codes?
the trac off light will come on if the ignition module goes the module sits on top of the engine it has silver fins and is held in with 3 torx screws. it sells for about $100 so you might want to have someone diagnose this hope this helps

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