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Old 04-23-2003, 09:37 AM
heywood970
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Pad ware indicator light

When I start up the brake pad ware indicator light comes on.

After about 5 secs driving or when I increase the revs up a little the light goes out.

The pads are fine but the sensors may need to be replaced, but is it normal for this light to go out once you start?

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Old 04-23-2003, 09:55 AM
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All the dash lights should go on momentarily to show the driver that the indicator bulbs work. I don't believe they all go on and off at the same time. The brake pad wear indicator light is probably behaving normally.

I don't think you would have posted if you didn't sense you had a problem. Did the light behave differently before, or did you just acquire a pre-owned vehicle?
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Old 04-23-2003, 02:44 PM
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"I don't think you would have posted if you didn't sense you had a problem."

You got it, I kinda get the impression when I rev the engine a little the light goes out a lot faster, perhaps it is as a result of the elec system being replenished after the start.

correct is was pre-wned.
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