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I have a 2005 chevy 2500hd, anti lock brake light comes on…

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I have a 2005 chevy 2500hd, anti lock brake light comes on and then goes out. I removed the ABS module and had it tested, it tests ok. But has the following error code. Brake pressure switch is shorted.
Where is the brake pressure switch? No one seems to know.
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Chevy Mechanic: GM Tech (Cam), Chevy Technician replied 2 years ago
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Hi there, I am Cam. I am sorry to hear about this issue. Can you tell me the code number please?

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Chevy Mechanic: GM Tech (Cam), Chevy Technician replied 2 years ago

IF this is the c0281, that is the brake switch on the brake pedal. These are inexpensive switches and common for issues. I suggest inspecting the wiring, checking for anything installed into that wiring or chaffed wiring. IF you see nothing you can fix, then replace the switch assembly.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I will check that tomorrow and get back to you
Chevy Mechanic: GM Tech (Cam), Chevy Technician replied 2 years ago

ok

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