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Oily puddle near the tailpipe, what is it?

I've noticed an oily, chemical smelling puddle near the tailpipe.
Also the ABS light came on this week on my 2001 Buick LeSabre. Any suggestions?

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On the oily puddle it may be that you are losing antifreeze out of the exhaust.if so i would get the car in for repair because its a sign of a blown head gasket.does it smoke white smoke when its running?

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Abs light or brake light? If it's the brake light, sounds like you're loosing brake fluid someplace in the rear. Needs to be looked at fast. Espically if the brake pedal feels softer then normal or travels farther then what it used to. If ABS, can't help you unless i'm able to look at it closer. Could be as simple as a nicked wire up front or need whole new wheel bearing hubs. And if it's the abs light, i don't have an idea for the fluid in rear.

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