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Abs light is staying on. ive changed the brake pads and it is still on. what reasons would this light staey on for?

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  • nelsonchek Feb 05, 2009

    The light stays on after car is no....But goes of during the rainy season

  • derice1022 Feb 26, 2009

    ABS light comes on frequently and stays on. Sometimes at start; sometimes mid-ride.

  • work_in_prog Mar 25, 2009

    98 subary legacy outback, I also have an ABS light on and staying on. I ran into a curb and tweaked the control arm. I replaced the control arm and the ball joint. The car drives well and breaks well, but the ABS light stays on. Is there a reset on the relay somewhere anter an inpact?

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Some times the ABS sensor on each of the wheels can get a build up of brake dust on them, this can cause the sensor to read incorrectly and give a fault read out, or maybe one of the sensors are misalined, I'm just going on what a Subaru service agent told me when I took my daughters WRX in with the same problem. you could try removing your wheels , and trying a can of brake cleaner on each ABS sensor, rinse of with water.

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The abs relay may be bad

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