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Traction control and ABS lights on dash?

(2000 Cadillac DeVille)
in Morgantown, WV on January 14, 2013
Each time I start my car the traction control and ABS dash lights come on. Any thoughts?
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of Greg's Orange Auto on January 14, 2013
get codes scanned and post so we can adv
of Miles Auto Services on January 14, 2013
Traction control and ABS systems share the same wheel speed sensors and its not uncommon to see one of them fail at the age of yor car. Need to have that sytem checked with a compatable scanner to retrive fault codes to go any further toward a diagnosis and repair.
on May 14, 2015
There are two schools of thought on this matter. First, the ABS module is located under the air cleaner and either the motor or the module, itself, are bad and will cause the lights (on the dash) to come on.
Secondly, there may be a bad Relay, the #1 or the #3 relays, under the seat may be bad.
I have yet to prove either of these solutions. I'll let you know.
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