Ford Focus abs and handbrake flickering

2004 Ford Focus Problem

Ref#19680
CarFord Focus
Year2004
Ownerstefan123
Posted30/05/2016
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hi there i have a 1.6 zetec 2004 ford focus (just bought it) went and had a look at it everything was fine but the otger day the abs and handbrake light came on and then went off and ut keeps flickering on and off sometimes every journey i do or sometimes it wont happen at all. ive seen a few things but im not 100% certain to try it or if it would fix it
Problem Category
Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights


Solution 1
whittingehame | Legend | Since: Oct 2009 | Posts: 444 | Fixes: 11463 | View Garage
Suggested Solution

Checked the brake fluid level ?


Posted on Monday 30th of May 2016
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stefan123 | Driver | Since: May 2016 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 5 | View Garage
Suggested Solution

yeah check brake fluid and had brake fluid change done aswell


Posted on Monday 30th of May 2016
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Solution 2
whittingehame | Legend | Since: Oct 2009 | Posts: 444 | Fixes: 11463 | View Garage
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Check wiring / connections at ABS sensors


Posted on Monday 30th of May 2016
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stefan123 | Driver | Since: May 2016 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 5 | View Garage
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yeah have had it in the air and connections seem ok. i have read maybe the cluster corrosion or something like that


Posted on Monday 30th of May 2016
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Solution 3
whittingehame | Legend | Since: Oct 2009 | Posts: 444 | Fixes: 11463 | View Garage
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Tried a diagnostic scan and see if any codes stored .?


Posted on Monday 30th of May 2016
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stefan123 | Driver | Since: May 2016 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 5 | View Garage
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yeah an no codes stored at all


Posted on Tuesday 31st of May 2016
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