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I just replace the brakes in my 2007 chevy equinox, after replacing the brakes the service brake system light comes on, why?

Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 22-01-2018

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Check your brake fluid levels. and also that you haven't dislodged any of the ABS sensors.
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