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Old 12-20-2009, 09:17 PM
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Light comes on at start up like it should.Then goes out. Hit the brakes on snowy roads and went into a 4 wheel slide. Any ideas?
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Could be that the roads are just too slick for the ABS to handle. Is the ABS light coming on other than for the self test?
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Doesn`t come on.Just self test.
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Find yourself a stretch of road w/o snow and try an ABS stop and see what happens.
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Had dealer ck the vin#. It only has rear ABS brakes. I thought all vehicles had 4 wheel ABS. Thought rear only ABS went out in the 90`s. Must have only been a 2 wheel slide.
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Have to agree with remerson . Try it on a snow free road . Let us know how it does .
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my abs system does not work also and no lights on my dash and i've tried it on all surface's.also the abs should work no matter how extreme the roads are i've been on a lake in my tahoe where it was super slippery and my abs worked fine and my tires werent even that great but it still worked.even though i love the look of dodge trucks more then any other im startin to think dodge is a half assed company that puts extremely low quality parts in their vehicles.sorry i dont mean to bash dodge but i can only handle so much before i lose my faith
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I have rear ABS on my 08 Ram.. next ruck will be all ABS as is standaed on 09's and up..
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