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1998 Lexus ES300 Question: traction light



Visitor, 3.0L V6, Springfield, MO, January 15, 2011, 20:05

what causes the traction light to come on and what should i replace

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, January 15, 2011, 20:54

    Is the Check Engine Light also on, many sensors are shared by transmission, engine, traction control and other systems. A scantool is need to retrieve codes through the 16 pin diagnostic socket on the driver's side lower of the dash.

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    Visitor, January 16, 2011, 09:33

    yes the check engine light is also on but it had been previously for about a month before the traction light. i was driving in the rain and went to accelerate from a stop light and the light started flashing and now its almost like i have no antilock brakes

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