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Highlander 2005- VSC, ABS, park brake, tire pressure lights ON

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I’m planning to purchase a 2005 highlander, 3.3 l engine, 4WD with 116 km. When I first test drive it, the VSC, ABS, hand (parking) brake and tire pressure lights were ON. The dealer told me that this may be due to bad wire that feed current to a common sensor and he change this wire and everything was OK.
On my second test drive, when I started the engine, all the lights were gone. I drove the car 7-8 km and all these lights suddenly came ON again. I continue to drive with these lights ON and after 3-4 km, all the lights goes OFF.
Is there anyone who has experience the same problems before, do you think that it could be related to a mechanical parts or just loose contact or a faulty that creating this problems.

I will glad to have an answer from you, that will help me take my decision for buying this car.
Thank
Ajay

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I just bought a 2005 Highlander and the tire pressure light was on while I was test driving it. I asked the salesman to have the tire pressure checked and then it was fine....Until about 4 weeks after I purchased the vehicle, then the light came on again. This time I took it to a tire store and was told that it was simply the air pressure. When I asked why it would have gone on again so soon after I had the air pressure checked he told me that the change in air pressure from hot (over 100 degree weather) to cool (55 degree weather) might have done it. I got back into the car and the light was still on. I read the owner's manual and was able to reset the button (it's located under the left side of the steering wheel under the dash board and is clearly marked). The light promptly went out and I haven't seen it again for awhile. I hope that helps answer at least part of your problem.

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