I have a 2000 dodge ram with a 5.9 2 wheel drive my abs light and brake light is on can anyone tell me why they are on

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Asked by Jul 16, 2015 at 05:54 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Maybe a problem that needs to be fixed or dirty sensor or a bad sensor that needs to be replaced or sensor may have come loose. I would first try to clean and see if one has come loose.

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Are there any symptoms with the actual brakes? It could be low brake fluid or a bad sensor.

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I put a bad sensor maybe in my answer but what the ABS does is keep your wheels from sliding or locking up on slippery surfaces like ice.

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Yes but the "ABS" and "Brake" lights on the dash come on simultaneously to signal a problem with the brake system.

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Sorry read your question again and I see were you said and brake light. Yes it could be low on brake fluid or or a leaking brake hose , caliper , could be that is why the ABS light is coming on brake fluid maybe getting on the sensor.

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