Check Engine Light Due to ABS Control Module Failure on Volvo S80

There have been reports of a failed ABS Control Module causing the ABS and Check Engine warning lights to illuminate. Repair or replacement of the failed module will be required to correct this issue.

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Average mileage: 129,364 (70,000–218,000)
8 model years affected: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, more2003, 2004, 2006, 2007
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2000 Volvo S80 134,000 mi,
I have dash lights that come on and off all the time. Break failure,check engine, traction control. What is going on? I don't even know if the car is safe. I think it runs great but what do I know?
2006 Volvo S80 75,000 mi,
ABS warning light went on, but after stopping engine and start again the warning is gone.
2004 Volvo S80 141,000 mi,
2004 S80 lights, odometer, trip meter, ABS, Brake lights, Engine service, etc. All of the common symptoms listed for the Brake Control Module.
1999 Volvo S80 178,000 mi,
constanly comming on are check engine lights, abs lights, brake
1999 Volvo S80 152,034 mi,
Check engine light on. Dealer verified problem.
I noticed that Check Engine Light is on.continually with the little yellow icon . I had my car serviced. about one month ago radiator flush, oil change. I have extended warranty a little nervous about finding the right repair shop. I am fearful that If I return to Volvo Lovering. I will really be taken for a ride
AIR BAG LIGHT AND ENGINE LIGHT ARE BOTH ON
Starter engages then stops and lights come on. Message window under speedometer says: Brake System Service Required After the dust settles and things stop flashing the Check Engine light and the ABS light are on. I haven't fixed the problem; it is Saturday, the repair shops are closed and I really would like to at least be able to start my car.
1999 Volvo S80 199,000 mi,
Intermittently brake and power steering warning light come on, and car sometimes disables itself. Looking for a solution, please help. I have a 1999 Volvo s80
misc abs and brake system failures and spedo - tach - temp gagaes stopping, a/c stops, cruise control stops car drives OK Lifting battery cable and re-connecting sometinmes helps worse in warmer weatyer - it was fine all winter and just returned
YEP, me too. I ordered replacment part from ebay, attempting to replace old one tonight myself. The housing is behind the air filter. I'll give update after I attempt!
2004 Volvo S80 90,000 mi,
Intermittent problem that renders the car undriveable. Car starts, error lights illuminate, ABS fault error message appears and then the car stalls. The ABS system has been checked and there is no mechanical issue. The dealership service technicians believe that one of the computer modules has gone bad but they cannot isolate the error to a specific module. Replacing all of the modules would cost more than the car is worth at this point.
ABS lights coming on intermittently for quite a while. Front & rear brakes repaired and checked fully working. Now Check Engine light coming on because ABS module not communicating with engine module. ABS light still on only occasionally.... Pricey repair to replace ABS control module and requires flashing done at only a Volvo dealership.
2006 Volvo S80 144,471 mi,
THE DEALERSHIP SAID THE LIGHT DID NOT COME ON WHEN THE TESTED THE VEHICLE BUT NOW BOTH ABS WARNING LIGHT ARE ON AND THEY SAY THE MODULE IS BAD.
2004 Volvo S80 151,700 mi,
abs light on - need service
2000 Volvo S80 170,000 mi,
Abs,check engine ape bag lights light up on start, but go away after a few. Computer read out stays it is speed sensor. Had abs lines work on already.
2001 Volvo S80 109,132 mi,
I have replaced the ABS two times and I just got the light on AGAIN!!
2003 Volvo S80 127,000 mi,
check engine light service required and low performance
2007 Volvo S80 95,000 mi,
Check engine light on, sporadic performance issues, message center warning also sporadic. Car will stall (very dangerous, hard steering, little brake action). This happens after a long, continuous drive, then slowing down. No diagnosis yet, will update when dealer sees car today.
2003 Volvo S80 109,500 mi,
ABS Computer Control Failure. Cost $1600 at dealer