While I was driving my abs and [brake](/topics-brake-niss...


While I was driving my abs and [brake](/topics-brake-nissan/) lights came on and my car stopped on me and it won’t start back up Mechanic's Assistant: Is it just the ABS light? Or is the brake system warning light on, too?...

While I was driving my abs and [brake](/topics-brake-nissan/) lights came on and my car stopped on me and it won’t start back up Mechanic's Assistant: Is it just the ABS light? Or is the brake system warning light on, too? Both lights on Mechanic's Assistant: What is the make/model/year of your car? 2005 Nissan Maxima Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Maxima yourself? What have you tried so far? I haven’t tried anything I’m trying to see what’s wrong with it Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the Mechanic to know before I connect you? No that’s it

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Hi! Shannon Hope I can help sorry to hear about your car stopping and lights on the dash , you could have a bad sensor I would have the codes inspected first with a code reader . Do you have a code reader ?

No I don't
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Okay I have seen some cam or speed senors cause that problem If you can get the codes checked that will let you know for sure

Okay thank you
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Your welcome and just post back if you need anyhtng, Thank you Roy!
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