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Old 05-02-2003, 11:27 AM
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Question Brake sensors

I have a 1988 420 SEL. I changed the brake pads on all wheels, Now the brake sensor light keeps coming on at different times. Do the sensors have to be changed? Or did i do something wrong? Need help. Mr. Smoothy
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Old 05-02-2003, 11:36 AM
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Check and make sure all the sensors have not been damaged (shorted). I just changed my front brakes (1991 300CE) and although the sensor wires seemed shorter than the ones I replaced, I forgot to tuck one of the wires under the retaining clip and within 25 miles, my light went on again.
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Old 05-02-2003, 12:33 PM
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I'd change the sensors as well..

It's advisable to change your break sensors whenever you change break pads... they're cheap (~ 1-2 $ each) and recommended to be changed. That'll take care of it.
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Old 05-02-2003, 11:40 PM
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brakes

Thanks , I'll just change them.
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