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Why My BMW ABS Light is Activated While Driving in Mountain View

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Why My BMW ABS Light is Activated While Driving in Mountain View

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In general, the ABS is an important safety control system in your BMW which is used for preventing the wheels from skidding when the traction is lost or the brakes are hard to apply to stop the car. All models of BMW have an ABS light which is activating when anti-lock brakes are not functioning the way they should. Go through the following slide to know about the causes behind the activated ABS light in BMW.

In general, the ABS is an important safety control system in your BMW which is used for preventing the wheels from skidding when the traction is lost or the brakes are hard to apply to stop the car. All models of BMW have an ABS light which is activating when anti-lock brakes are not functioning the way they should. Go through the following slide to know about the causes behind the activated ABS light in BMW.

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Why My BMW ABS Light is Activated While Driving in Mountain View

  1. 1. Why My BMW ABS Light is Activated While Driving in Mountain View?
  2. 2. ABS or anti-lock braking system is a safety control system in your BMW that can prevent the wheels from skidding.
  3. 3. Over time, due to age and mileage, the ABS of your BMW is worn out automatically.
  4. 4. When it happens, the ABS light is turned on automatically to alert the driver about the problem.
  5. 5. Thus, the activated ABS light indicates that the brakes are not functioning the way they should.
  6. 6. The following points define the causes behind the activated ABS light in your BMW.
  7. 7. Failed control module
  8. 8. In the ABS, the control module can determine the time to engage the system and the amount of pressure need to apply.
  9. 9. A small problem within the control module may activate the ABS light on the dashboard.
  10. 10. Damaged hydraulic pump
  11. 11. Hydraulic pump in your ABS is to pump the right amount of brake fluid through the cylinder to the brakes.
  12. 12. If the hydraulic pump is damaged for any reason, then the ABS light turns on.
  13. 13. Low level of brake fluid
  14. 14. Most common reason behind the triggered ABS light on the dashboard is the low level of brake fluid.
  15. 15. When the braking system leaks or forgets to top up the brake fluid, it will affect the functions of ABS.
  16. 16. Failed wiring
  17. 17. Due to regular use, the wires which are connected to the ABS are worn out or damaged.
  18. 18. As a result, it can activate the ABS light to alert the driver about the problem.
  19. 19. Malfunctioned wheel speed sensor
  20. 20. Wheel speed sensor is an important part of the ABS which is determining how fast the wheels are spinning in your BMW.
  21. 21. If it is malfunctioned due to the build-up of dirt and grime, then the ABS light turned on.
  22. 22. Conclusion
  23. 23. It is always advisable to inspect your ABS light for driving the BMW safely on the road.
  24. 24. If you found that the ABS light is turned on, then bring it to a certified BMW technician for proper diagnosis and repair.
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