960 ABS Light

Old 01-05-2019, 12:26 AM
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So tonight I was driving home when my ABS light came on. I didn't have any problems when I got back, but in the future, is this something I should be concerned about and how can I get it turned off? Thanks!
Old 01-05-2019, 10:59 AM
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You need to check the codes to see what is causing the ABS light. It could be something as simple as a wheel sensor. Your 95 should have the OBD1 port with LED so you can do this on your own:

Old 01-05-2019, 01:26 PM
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I kind of know about the OBD1 thing. In the meantime, is the car still driveable?
Old 01-07-2019, 06:20 PM
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It is perfectly driveable, but if the light stays on you most likely have no ABS function while the brakes are OK... Go to a muddy or grassy or sandy area and try the ABS to see what you have in a way of antilock action--it doesn't take much. And do run those OBD codes to get an answer...
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