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My ABS keeps kicking in everytime I brake

I have a 2002 Ford Escape and ever since I got my tires replaced, my ABS keeps kicking in every single time I brake and my brake performance is worse, sometimes dangerously slow. What should I do?

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  • julie_lee785 Jan 19, 2009

    Yes, all the tires are matching sizes & brands and the sizes are the same as the originals/factory specs. furthermore, about a month and a half ago i replaced the rotors, brake pads and 1 stabilizer which was cracked.

    my husband just checked the brake fluid level and topped it up to max. it was at the halfway point in the reservoir.

    any suggestions?

  • Rick Byrd
    Rick Byrd May 11, 2010

    first i would verify all tires are matching sizes and brands . did you stay with original sizes according to factory specifications ?




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Did you bleed the brake lines after the brakes were fixed also low grade tires or even high grade tires can ocassionaly cause the problem you should also check for a leaking piston seal on the calipers and also check the brake components for contamination from grease and oil and check that the proper clearances were set when re installed also check that the the auto adjusters are working properly lastly take it to a dealer and have them check the master cylinder thats all i can think of

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