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ABS light is on

I was installing a new radio, made a novice error in forgetting to remove the battery to the car, and the abs light is on, and theres also a beeping sound that wont go away without removing the fuse (which unfortunately means the dome lights wont function).

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Try unhooking the negative lead to the battery and leave it off overnight. Hook it back up and see if this resets the ECU.

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The module that connects to the ABS pump (next to battery) to be the problem.

You can do yourself,

  • Remove the battery,
  • disconnect the large cable going to the ABS,
  • unclip the 3 brake line clips on the top of the fender so the ABS pump could be removed and swapped the electronic modules- did not have to penetrate the brake lines at all.

It may take 20 minutes.
Now you can Restart and ABS light would be off.

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if you know the code for the radio... unhook the battery for about ten minutes to reset the abs warning.... if it comes back on after that there may be another issue.... but make sure you have the code for the radio or it will become unusable.

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