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ABS warning light

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by jgrand, Oct 12, 2004.

  1. jgrand

    jgrand Member

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    After starting the car the other day, the ABS and ESP warning lights stayed on. Shortly afterwards the brake pad warning came on. I know the ESP light is on because of the ABS warning and I know the pads need replacing but is the ABS problem likely to be related to the pads - i.e. will it go away when I replace the pads? Will I need VAG-COM to reset the warning or, if it is related to the pads, will it reset itself?
     
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  4. jgrand

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    Where are the ABS sensors located? I just had a wheel bearing replaced, could the problem be related to this?
     
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    [ QUOTE ]
    MingBlueMagic said:
    Where are the ABS sensors located? I just had a wheel bearing replaced, could the problem be related to this?

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    in a word yes, take it back and get them to recheck it, was it the near side front by any chance?
     
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    Funnily enough, yes it was. Why? I'll be phoning AmD later today.
     

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