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'94 Explorer. antilock brake light stays on. What're the most likely causes?

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    Speed sensors are the most common problem. A scan will usually give you a good idea of the issue.

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Speed sensors are usually the problem if no one has messed with the brakes. A scan will usually point to the issue.

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Need special scanner an abs scanner

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Problems in the abs system
run the fault codes to find the cause

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