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1999 jaguar xj8 with abs light on and stability control fail message, what is the problem with this? thanks.

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Abs modules work very hard. by the age of your car it seems that the abs module is packing up. the abs system has sensors on all four wheels that figures out braking, stability and control of the car when cornering. these do brake down over time and is part of the wear and tear side of things. you don't need to buy a new one. they do overhaul these things for much cheaper. your car magazines should advertize the fixing of these things or contact a scrapyard for a secondahand one. check if the abs sensors are not faulty and replace them. do not go to the agents, they will rip you off. good luck

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Spray multiplug behind left headlamp and take off and wd40 all abs sensors,job done all lights gone.

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