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The ABS symbol lights up on dash?

I just noticed the ABS symbol is lit up on my dash, don't hear any noises and the brakes are working....should I be concerned?

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Yes you need to have the abs system checked out...i had a suburban that did that and ended up losing my brakes.so yes be concerned.

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