Do not disconnect them,just clamp them. Has been to dealer for repair for the first inciden. Do think it is going bad? This has caused extended stopping distances and, on at least three occasions, near collisions. The snow is coming soon and I would like to have a braking system that works at 100% please do what ever you can to speed this process along. Complaint Number: 10145833 Incident Date: December 16, 2005 Date Added to File: December 21, 2005 Description of the Complaint: Dt: the contact had recall 05v37900 repair work done on the anti lock brakes.
Following the last incident, I went straight to a large empty parking lot and duplicated the acceleration while standing on brakes. Consumer contacted manufacturer for check up. Complaint Number: 873553 Date Added to File: October 23, 2000 Description of the Complaint: When brakes are applied on uneven surface the response is not normal. This is how professional automotive tech's find and fix electrical problems , it takes year's of training to get good. When we had the brakes inspected, we were told that the metal brake lines on the drivers side of the vehicle had corroded inside the frame, next to the gas tank.
No accidents or strange sounds. Complaint Number: 730637 Incident Date: September 2, 2000 Date Added to File: September 18, 2000 Description of the Complaint: Left rear brakes locked up followed by complete brake failure. The abs warning light does not come on. Complaint Number: 844775 Incident Date: August 6, 1999 Date Added to File: August 10, 1999 Description of the Complaint: While driving down a dirt hill at 3 mph applied brakes, and the vehicle free wheeled down a hill at 40 mph due to the abs system failure. Again with difficulty I was able to steer into the corner and make the corner. The dealership would not offer a second repair without charge under the recall.
In October when waiting for a traffic light to change, I accellerated and truck didn't move. When applying brake pressure at low speeds the brakes did not work. Happened again 8 months later wheel speed sensors replced again. He had another appointment to take the vehicle back to the dealership this week to determine what kind of solution was needed to remedy the problem. The contact spoke with the dealer and the manufacturer and both stated that the recall repair had previously been performed in 2005. This resulted in extended stopping distance.
Occurs at all speeds and on dry roads. The vehicle was returned to the dealer and they cleaned the mounting surface for the abs sensors. Does fix itself when you shut it off. My mechanic said the other side will likely fail soon as well. I stepped on the brake shifted to park and then back to drive and it finally went into gear and moved.
Complaint Number: 10106747 Incident Date: December 20, 2004 Date Added to File: January 4, 2005 Description of the Complaint: Vehicle tends to slow down slowly when the brakes are applied, especially when coming to an intersection, almost causing it to hit pedestrians. Then, upon hitting it again , there was vibration. While driving for short periods of time the consumer experienced brake failure. Lines for front and rear brakes broke due to corrision. They even noted that the wheel speed sensors needed replaced but would not do it.
Bob Sounds like you need to replace the 4x4 actuator like stated above. Abs module replaced by dealer. I must quickly release the brake pedal and push it again firmly to stop. Abs sensors are corroded and the truck will not stop properly. It works better than it ever has. Complaint Number: 10120821 Incident Date: April 1, 2005 Date Added to File: May 12, 2005 Description of the Complaint: Reduced braking when going slow over bumpy roads or rail road tracks. Within a few months the problem is happening again.
And had them log my complaint, they told me that I was the first one to complain. Currently when start cold and attempt to go quickly it has no power and will not shift till 3500 r. So far my service 4 wheel drive light is completely gone and it no longer is click when engaging to 4 wheel drive. Vehicle has been repaired numerous times. The Transfer case oil has metal particles in it and shows signs of burned oil. The abs light was still on, and the abs did not work.
Several times almost causing a accident! Complaint Number: 10033770 Incident Date: August 12, 2003 Date Added to File: August 12, 2003 Description of the Complaint: While applying the brakes brake pedal becomes very hard, and there are no brakes at all. Free wiring diagrams here Enter your vehicle info. Approximately one month later, while applying the brakes, he heard a loud grinding noise. There have been no repairs made to the vehicle. The manufacturer stated that there was nothing they could do because her vin is not included in recall 00v055000 service brakes, hydraulic:antilock.