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Abs traction control fix tc light and brake light on

Noticed after i rotated tires, but no braking problems

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Sometimes when acar with abs is jacked up the abs light will come on, thats not indicaion or a problem, disconect the batt pos terminal for about 20 seconds and recconect, the light will go off.

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ABS & Traction control light are on, what is causing this?


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My 2004 Pontiac grand am by ram air has trac off light on and the abs light on what does that mean?


It means that there is a problem with the ABS (anti lock braking system) and traction control systems normally because of a component failure. When you get these warnings the ABS and traction control systems will be de-activated by the computer.
So you will have normal braking function but no anti lock function on your brakes to prevent wheel lock up under hard braking and no traction control system to assist you when a tire or tires begin to lose grip on the road surface.

You need to have the ABS system scanned for fault codes which will help identify which component has caused the problem with the system. Frequently the cause is a failed wheel speed sensor or sensors which are needed for both the ABS and TC systems to operate and it is possibly that issue in your case also. Or there could be an issue with the wiring but there are numerous possible causes. You won't know until the diagnostics are carried out properly. For this issue I would take the car to a GM dealer service center. They have the correct scan tools to diagnose ABS and TC problems and will have seen many others with the same fault appearing.

In the mean time your car is perfectly safe to drive but bear in mind that you will not have the ABS and TC systems to help you if you drive too hard for road and traffic conditions and get yourself into trouble.

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ABS = Anti-lock Brake System.
TC = Traction Control System (Engine Control Module).
If the ABS lights on the dashboard permanently the ABS system is faulty. You must access the ABS & TC Electronic Control Units (ECU) memory for pull out all DTC (Diagnostic Trouble Codes), using diagnostic equipment connected to the data link connector of the car. Then you will be full informed about bad pieces (e.g.: front right wheel abs sensor interrupted, ...). After bad pieces replacement you will be able to erase all faults memored by ABS ECU, in other words reset the ABS system and turn off the warning lamp on dashboard.

I suspect bad brake pedal switch, but you should scan the ABS & TC ECU's.

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WILL IT HARM THE ENGINE OR VEHICLE IN GENERAL ON A 2001 TAHOE IF YOU CONTINUE TO DRIVE IT WITH THE ABS LIGHT AND TRACTION OFF LIGHT ON?


No you will not "harm" the vehicle.

1. The ABS fault light will mean that the anti - lock braking facility is not working. However the conventional braking system will continue to operate. Bear in mind that you now have no system that prevents you from locking up your brakes so it is all down to the driver.

2. Traction control (TC) warning. The TC function will not be working or not working as programmed. There should be a TC on/off switch or button in the vehicle. Make sure you manually disable the TC by switching the TC OFF until the problem is identified and rectified.
TC is a useful driver aid, especially in slippery road surface conditions, so take extra precautions when driving without it.

Even in good conditions the Tahoe is not a vehicle that handles well.

3. You should get the vehicle checked for the ABS and TC problem. It may only be some faulty sensors that require replacing but a proper diagnosis needs to be made.

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when you have antilock "problem " on this vehicle you automatically get t\c light, I fixed this problem for a friend when the tire rubbed through one of his abs sensor cables .. just re-connected it don't spend $500 at a "RELIABLE" shop if you can fix this yourself....they will never tell you how easy it might be to repair!!

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Lincoln ls year 2000 v8 3.9litres


ABS and traction control really are only for panic stops and if your tires slip on wet surface's and yes each tire has a sensor on it. However if the brake light comes on this has nothing to do with the ABS or traction control lights. It's not a parking brake light. This light tells you, you have a serious brake problem.

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Traction system light and abs light


Traction control systems measure wheel speed differences by various methods to determine if one wheel is rotating faster than the other. A heavier buildup of ice/snow could be affecting wheel rotation speed causing the TCS to engage. ABS works by sensing slippage at the wheels during braking, and continually adjusting braking pressure to ensure maximum contact between the tires and the road. Suggest clearing out the wheel wells now and periodically throughout the winter. Also remove ice/snow build up between the wheel and the brake pads/rotor.

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