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Old 08-03-2011, 08:22 AM
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Originally Posted by edjack View Post
Generic scan tools cannot interrogate the ABS, only emissions-related faults. You need a BMW-specific scan tool.
I decided to go to a local indy who has diagnostic equipment that could read the ABS fault code instead of continuing to chase the intermittent problem.

I actually began to test the sensors myself. They all showed to be working fine which was puzzling. At this point I decided chasing an intermittent problem could be a long process so I decided to find out what the actual stored fault was. The fault was being triggered by one of the front sensors.

Changed the sensor and no more warning lights.

Last edited by - Mover -; 08-03-2011 at 08:28 AM.