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2003 Chevy Impala Service Traction Sytem show on Dash

Service Traction Sytem show on the dash. The trac off light turns on as well as the ABS light. Any suggestions? There is a strong smell of gas fumes inside the car and under the hood on the driver side.

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  • BlessedAlway Jan 05, 2009

    Strong smell of gas in car and outside. I cannot detect a leak. The abs and traction control light is on on my 2005 impala also. Please help.



    Thanks,

    Blessed always

  • Anonymous Apr 23, 2009

    i have a 2003 chevy impala whos trac light and abs light stays on an also there seems to be a little hesitation when i go from stop to go

  • Anonymous Mar 19, 2014

    Traction ESC and ABS lights on dash are on. No check engine light on. Messages are Service ECS and ABS.

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    traction control light been coming on and say service. how do I fix it

  • Anonymous Mar 27, 2014

    my car and drive it every dash light comes on, traction light, service esc, service airbags.. Every light

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    how to turn light off

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I can't answer the question about the gas fumes, but I had the same problem last year with the "Service Traction Sysytem" message and the Trac and ABS lights coming on in my Impala. Mine turned out to be because of a bad wheel bearing, that was causing the ABS and traction system not to work. I'm not sure if you've experienced this, but another thing that would happen with mine was that I would go to brake and have a hard time depressing the brake pedal, almost like it was pushing back. That is the point when the Trac and ABS lights came on.

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