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ABS Pulsating during a stop

I have a 2004 Nissan Maxima. I have recently had an issue that may be my transmission or my ABS braking system. When I come to a rolling stop my brakes start to pulsate until I come to a complete stop, yet if I make an abrupt stop at a light the brakes are fine. What confuses me is that it will sometimes do it when I go from a complete stop. The nissan dealer told me that it was a computer chip in the ABS system, which I added ($1200) and it seemed to work for about a year, but now it is doing it again. Any help would be appreciated.

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Shaun

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    i have a 2004 nissan maxima and i have the same problem my brakes pulsate when i come to a stop, and my abs light came on what should i do? so it cost me so much money to repair.

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I HAD ALMOST THE SAME PROBLEM .THIS CAR HAVE WAT SHOULD BE A RECALL WITH THE ABS SENSORS AT THE WHEEL .WHICH RUST BUIILDS ON THE SPINDLE AND THE BREAK THE SENSORS ..I END UP REPLACING THE BACK SENSORS AND THE SPINDLES .PLUS I WAITED SO LONG THAT THE ABS PUMP ALSO NEEDED REPLACEMENT ..GOT EXPENCIVE EVEN WITH DEALER EMPLOYEE DISCOUNT .I SPENT 1500 DOLLARS

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Took my 2004 Altima to the shop and was quoted $2000 to repair the ABS brakes system, I pulled the 10 amp fuse. I no longer have ABS brakes but works like any brake system before ABS brakes were standard equipment.

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