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I need an information regarding brake pad worn out light on

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I need an information regarding brake pad worn out light on a 2012 458Italia. If brake pads are replaced does the light go off or does it need to be reset by a tester?
JA: Have you checked the brake fluid? How's the level and when was it last changed?
Customer: level ok
JA: What is the make/model of your car?
Customer: 2012 458 Italia
JA: Are you fixing your 458 Italia yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes, brake pads are changed light didn`t go off
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no, just information if needs a reset by tester or not?
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Peter Bagley replied 8 months ago.

Hello and welcome to just answer. I will need to ask you questions toi better help you. Did the new pads you installed have the low indicator wiring attatched to them and attatched to the vehicle?

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
of course.
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Plus the brake fluid level is topped up.
Expert:  Peter Bagley replied 8 months ago.

thanx for that info,disconnect the battery for about 1 min to cancel the code and if that don;t work you may have to use a scanner to reset ,

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
We all did that bit didnt fixed it.Will get it to ferrari tho.thx.
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
I was hoping to get a ferrari technician to confirm if it needs a tester or not to set the light off?
Expert:  Peter Bagley replied 8 months ago.

if you wish I can opt out, disregard ratting my answer.

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
would be nice to have a statement from a Ferrari technician somehow.Thanks
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
I had a chance to talk to a ferrari technician and he confirmed that no tester is neccessary for brake pad change.
Kind regards
Stefan

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