abs light on and i have no brakes 2008 dodge avenger 2.4l...

Q: abs light on and i have no brakes 2008 dodge avenger 2.4l

asked by on July 19, 2017

i have no brakes and abs light is on

My car has 190 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hi there. Quite often when the ABS light comes on, it’s a problem with an ABS sensor or the control module. However, when the light is accompanied by brakes that don’t work as they should, it’s an indication of a major brake system failure. I would recommend having a professional mechanic come to your location and complete a brake system inspection, so they can determine what is causing this problem.

Was this answer helpful?
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

How do I check the coolant level?

Checking the coolant level in your vehicle is an important part of maintenance. It also can be done in just a few steps. Make sure your vehicle has been turned off long enough that it is no longer hot....

When I change gears or when the car changes gears in motion, there is a loud thump. What do I do?

Hello. This is likely a transmission issue. Have you checked the level of the transmission fluid? When was the last time you had the transmission serviced? This includes having the fluid changed and having a new filter put in the...

Can a wide turn on a pickup be fixed?

Long bed trucks do have a large turning radius, made even larger if the vehicle is 4x4. As the dealer said, this cannot be changed. However, if you feel the turning radius is abnormally large and others of the same...

Related articles

2012 Toyota Highlander vs. 2012 Dodge Durango: Which One Should I Buy?
Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs) are a fun class of vehicle: not only are they great for carpools and moving around friends and family, but you can also get them off-road and just get dirty and have fun with them. These...
Ten Sports Cars That Double as Good Daily Drivers
The best daily driver is a car that's reliable, usable, and still fun to drive. Popular daily sports cars include the BMW M3, Subaru WRX, and VW GTI.
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You're a Gardener or Landscape Architect
Gardeners Gardeners and landscape architects need to haul around quite a bit of gear. As a gardener, chances are you will need to transport a variety of mowing equipment, along with smaller implements. You may also need to move shrubs,...