ABS light of a 1998 Oldsmobile keeps coming on and the brakes are not effective.


Asked by mreffell Jun 21, 2012 at 11:44 AM about the 1990 Oldsmobile Silhouette

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Tom Demyan

If the ABS light is on, the ABS will not work but you will still have brakes. Get it checked out, because you might need them in an emergency. It can be the ABS unit itself, the lines, low fluid or wheel sensor.

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