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2003 Ford Windstar Van, ABS and Brake lights have come on, any ideas on cause and solution?

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Something is wrong with the Braking-Traction Control of the vehicle. Your sensor is probably broken. You to need have diagnosed which sensor. Someties this is damaged when lower assembly and replaced. Take it to a professional for diagnosis and repair.

There is a problem with the ABS, (Anti-Lock Brakes). You still have normal braking but your ABS may or may not work properly.

Each wheel has a sensor mounted near the brake discs in the front and drums in the rear. You can see them without even removing the wheels. Look on the inside of the wheels kind of near the ball joint and you will see a small electrical cable. This cable goes to the sensor.

Check it and tell us news.

Posted on May 13, 2010

  • jmcnabb443 May 16, 2010

    I have the same problem. A professional mechanic I trust said the ABS module was bad but the brakes work just fine without the ABS functioning. It was something like $700 to replace. I declined having it repaired and of course had to sign the receipt where it said I declined. That was several months ago and so far my brakes work 'just fine' as the mechanic said they would.

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