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After driving all day STABILITY CONTROL FAILURE appeared on the dashboard and the car went into limp mode. Got it home and next day it ran fine. Then it happened again. Mechanic wants $2500 to replace module?? It is a 1999 Jaguar XJ8 convertabile.

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  • ralph ross Oct 02, 2012

    Mine did the same thing. we backflushed the braking system and cleaned the sensors located behind the wheels on all four with non amoniated brake parts cleaner and it hasn't happen since.



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The module is pretty simple to replace it pretty much plug and play....just make sure you unplug the neg battery terminal while installing advice is to find one from ebay and should be able to get one for under 300 bucks...Good luck with my friend...if I can help you in anyway let me know...

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