Why does the abs light come on in my 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee laredo?

Jeep Grand Cherokee ABS light fix WHEN ALL ELSE FAILS

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Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo

Because there's an issue with your ABS system somewhere. What it is exactly, you're not going to know until you get the DTCs read and diagnose the issue

The ABS light is on because the ABS module detects something is wrong with the system. It will remain on until it is fixed. As long as the light is on the ABS system will not function if needed. Take it to a trusted garage for diagnoses.

ABS control module replacement 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee

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