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Anti- lock brake light indicator won't go off....help!

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The sensors are located behind the rotors so check the wiring and connection for damage also check connector is attached to clip [clip part of circuit] if good than have scanned most auto stores offer this service for free [check ur local area]the code will tell u what and which part of abs is problem so u can make repair

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