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Old 08-03-2004, 02:38 AM
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is this possible?

Hi All,

I was having some trouble for the last few days about the ABS light on and the Tacho not working. I am so suprised that, the problem has been resolved by me changing tires?!!! this does not make sense to me??

My 2 left tire where real bad, the metal was out!! it needed an alignment BIG time, anyways, I went ahead and got the tires changed and BOOM, the ABS light went off and the Tacho started working??? Any link??

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Old 08-03-2004, 07:17 AM
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Very possible, due to wheel speed variation being read by the ABS sensors.
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Old 08-03-2004, 12:13 PM
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Thanks for your message

Makes sense!!

Now one last problem I have is that the A/C does not blow cold air, as a matter of fact, even when I put it on heater, it does not blow hot air?

What I did this weekend was, I bought me some R12 to 134 retrofit conversion from Autozone, drained the R12 and when I came to put the new valves, they would not it?!!!

So, now I have a system with no freon at all, so I cant even check anything.

Any suggestions on the conversions kit or other comments??

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