Red brake lite on dash stays on and abs light, fluid level okay, I know abs problem but why e brake lite.

Asked by Oct 14, 2013 at 01:27 PM about the 2004 Ford Escape XLT 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Toothed gears on wheels split so no abs system, e brake is hand pull up type, where
would switch be?
As stated fluid level okay

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The two lights on together are warning you that there is something wrong with the rear brakes that, under slippery conditions, may make you tailspin out of control and crash. HTH. -Jim

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Brake lite reset after you drive it for a while

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