Q: ABS light and traction control come on while driving, go away after restart.

asked by on December 29, 2015

ABS light and traction control comes on, and then goes off when you turn car off and restart the vehicle.

I would have the car scanned with an ABS scan tool to have the problem diagnosed.

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