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1997 Ford E-150 Question: why does the ABS sometimes turns on? Sometimes I turn engine off it turns off.

 

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dsofzz1, 5.4L V8, Buda, TX, May 24, 2013, 14:37
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The differential looks like there is a leak?

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    gearhead89 May 26, 2013, 16:51
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    just out of the cover or. post more info so we can help

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    dsofzz1, May 29, 2013, 15:43
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    out/bottom of cover. Does this relate to ABS coming on?

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    gearhead89, May 29, 2013, 18:41
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    okay remove the cover. scrape gasket and refill. note of caution some people will tell you you don't need limited slip additive if you use synthetic. not true. as far as abs not likely. probably a dirty hub assembly speed sensor at one of more of the hub assemblies

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    dsofzz1, May 30, 2013, 14:44
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    thanks.....guess i need to find out all the hub assemblies.

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    gearhead89, May 30, 2013, 18:32
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    forgot to tell you use ultra blue gasket silicone on the differential cover.

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    dsofzz1, May 31, 2013, 14:21
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    thanks

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