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Old 05-06-2012, 02:15 PM   #1
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Default brake warning light?

I get this warning light flashing me, my levels are fine and the pedal isnt soft, what could it be?
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Old 05-06-2012, 03:56 PM   #2
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The red "brake" light? It can be a bad accumulator ("bomb"), broken wiring to the hydraulics reservoir cap, same for brake fluid reservoir cap, loose belt on the hydraulic pump (I once found the adjuster screw completely unscrewed. Lucky I didn't lose it), etc.
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Old 05-06-2012, 08:14 PM   #3
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Most people only check the brake fluid for the brake warning light, but the brake system use hydraulic pressure to assist the brake. So check the hydraulic fluid for the power steering pump, since the pump provide the hydraulic pressure for the brake.
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