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AWD light and antilock light comes on.

I have a 2005 Buick Rendevous. The brakes get mushy sometimes when coming to a stop, but will pump back up. Now the AWD disable and the antilock lights come on. They will come on and stay on until you turn off the car. When you turn it back on the lights are off until the next time. The strange thing is this happens very randomly. It's not a constant thing, but is getting to be more often. I have only had the car 1 1/2 mths. It has 65000 miles on it. Thank you for any help you can give.

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It sounds like you have a fualty brake booster

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