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I have a 2001 silverado and the ABS system will stop working every now and then. When it is working or the light is off it is hard to stop sometimes. How do I fix this problem? Bob

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Your best bet is to have the ABS system scanned for codes. Once you know what is causing the light to come on you'll have a much better idea of what to check. Some pretty common problems with these are worn front wheel bearings, which will cause an excessive air gap and cause the ABS to be disabled. It could also be a bad speed sensor or a corroded wire in the wiring harness for the speed sensors. It could also be any number of a couple of hundred other things.

Start with a scan to narrow things down. Let us know what codes are found and we'll be happy to help you further.

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