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Red brake light (not orange ABS light) stays on for a while after driving. Goes off eventually after driving for about 15-20 minutes.

Also.. Car brakes OK, but sometimes as it comes to a stop, it feels like there is a little slippage/jerk before it comes to a rest.

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Brake fluid low.

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SOURCE: ABS Light On

you can take it to autozone they will check it for free and tell you what the problem is and which sensor and which wheel its on ...that way a shop cant tell you you need other parts you dont need. hopes this helps.........

Posted on Dec 10, 2008

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SOURCE: abs brake problem

I found my solution on the web a few years ago. My 2002 RVS had permanent ABS lights and no ABS.

It was suggested to check the ABS electrical connections at the brake disks . There are quick connects there and I found a corroded connector on the front passenger side. My wife started the RVS and put it in gear. With the brake pedal pressed, I wiggled the connectors and the ABS light went "off and on" right away. I replaced the connector and it never happened again. It is likely 4 years ago.

Worth a try.

Posted on Jan 10, 2009

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SOURCE: 1995 Buick Park Ave. Brake light remains ON and chimes on driving

The problem is the car think the park brake is on (intermittently). I would check the park brake switch, perhaps it's loose, or perhaps the park brake is pushed down to the first "click" spot. Also check the wiring connection to the switch, and the wiring nearby. Good luck!

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SOURCE: ABS brake light comes on.

No there is no reset, sounds like you have a bad ABS sensor on one of the wheels. Only way to tell is to get it to a brake shop or dealer to check it. Good luck dont forget to rate.

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SOURCE: 2002 buick abs, trac off lights come on

BAD WHEE BEARING AND PROBABLY THE PLAY FROM THE WHEEL BEARING HAS DAMAGED THE SPEED SENSOR FOR THE ABS

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