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Abs light, theft light, and gas light comes on and car stops and starts back up when driving

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SOURCE: 2001 ford taurus wont start and anti-theft light is blinking

Either you may be using a key that you had copied from the original or your chip went bad in your original key. Most of cars now a days have the key censor in the key so if it is the incorrect key it will not start your car or if it does not read that chip it will not start

Posted on Feb 05, 2009

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SOURCE: car will not start and the light for anti theft

the key that u r using is ng! use a differnt key!

Posted on May 14, 2010

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SOURCE: theft light started flashing while i was driving

I read in the manual for our 1999 Ford Expedition that if this happens to take it to the dealer to have it checked.

The key you have has a chip in it that if not recognized by the car won't allow the vehicle to run.

The fuel pump will not run in this case. Also, I'd be surprised if it would get spark.

Posted on Jul 06, 2010

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SOURCE: abs light comes on when driving

It's around a 200-250 dollars per wheel to repair assuming it's wheel speed sensor. If it's the ABS Control Module it's big bucks. Dealer wants 55.00 just to read the code. If you can do it yourself than have the code read at an Autozone and buy the part online. I didn't want to deal with fixing it myself and throwing money into a 13 yr old van thats transmission can explode at any time (I'm on my 3rd). I just pulled the "L" 60A fuse from the engine compartment which disables the ABS. The brakes work fine without ABS. The light will still go on shortly after you start it but this disables the Mechanical ABS test that starts when you hit 4 MHP. The test makes all kinds of noise and messes with the brake pedal temporarily. Everytime I get down to the end of my street it went off, scared the **** out of my teen drivers. Now the only annoying thing is the light but I can live with that.

Posted on Aug 05, 2010

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SOURCE: My oil light comes on when I stop and goes off

Check and verify that your oil level is full on your engine oil dipstick, if its low add oil until its in the safe area of the dipstick, if your oil is full and your still having this problem, the problem is most likely a faulty oil pressure switch, replace the switch and your oil light problem should be fixed...

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