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2001 ford escape: brake light..abs light..scanner..control module

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2001 ford escape brake light and abs light is on. scanner says faulty control module error code 1342
Hello, per the Ford factory service manual DTC B1342 is in in fact a bad Anti Lock Control Module. I am attaching some information from the Ford service manual. Also note there is no pinpoint test for this DTC. Please click ACCEPT if you find this information helpful.
Anti-Lock Brake Control Module Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) Index

DTC Description Action
B1342 Anti-Lock Brake Control Module Failure INSTALL a new anti-lock brake control module. REFER to Module — Anti-Lock Brake Control. REPEAT the self-test.
B1485 Brake Pedal Input Circuit Battery Short Go To Pinpoint Test H.
B1676 Battery Voltage Out Of Range Go To Pinpoint Test B.
C1095 Hydraulic Pump Motor Circuit Failure Go To Pinpoint Test E.
C1145 RF Anti-Lock Brake Sensor Circuit Failure (Static) Go To Pinpoint Test C.
C1155 LF Anti-Lock Brake Sensor Circuit Failure (Static) Go To Pinpoint Test C.
C1165 RR Anti-Lock Brake Sensor Circuit Failure Go To Pinpoint Test C.
C1175 LR Anti-Lock Brake Sensor Circuit Failure Go To Pinpoint Test C.
C1233 LF Anti-Lock Brake Sensor Output Failure Go To Pinpoint Test D.
C1234 RF Anti-Lock Brake Sensor Output Failure Go To Pinpoint Test D.
C1235 RR Anti-Lock Brake Sensor Output Failure Go To Pinpoint Test D.
C1236 LR Anti-Lock Brake Sensor Output Failure Go To Pinpoint Test D.


One more note, i checked this year model vehicle for Technical Serive Bulletins and Recalls for the above concerns and none were in the system.
Hello again, i am still researching this matter for TSB and recall's. I will be in touch real soon.
Customer: replied 10 years ago.
would you have the part number for this item, or can you suggest where this part can be purchased wholesale
Hello i have found the following information at http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov, if you would like to request more information from them. I have seen this concern 3 or 4 times and replacing the ABS Module fixed them all. Please if you find this information helpful click accept.

Make: FORD
Model: ESCAPE
Year: 2001

Service Bulletin Number: 15828
NHTSA Item Number: 637571
Summary Description:
SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE B1213, B1342, B1601, B2431. *TT

Hello, the part number is XXXXX for a two wheel drive Escape. The cost at a dealer is $346.00. I hope this information was helpful.
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