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The abs light and parking brake light came on today and it…

Good morning the abs...

Good morning the abs light and parking brake light came on today and it won't go off, brakes seem to be fine

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked your brake fluid? The reservoir is located under the hood near the dash.

No, I have not done that, I am in upstate new York Rochester and it is like -15 degrees today, lol...but I will check when it warms up to 26 degrees Sunday, lol...is that all it could be?

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '15 GMC?

It is older vehicle 2004 GMC Envoy...(paid cash for it, prices vehicles just too expensive, lol)/.//

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Envoy yourself? What have you tried so far?

No, I am not good mechanically, most I can do is change the bulbs or fuse, lol....I will take it to Mechanic I trust...

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Yeah, I was driving yesterday idling in traffic and it cut off and said SERVICE ENGINE SOON and POWER ENGINE, it started right back up, light stayed on ....came back out of store and lights went off.....no lights at all this morning though...

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It actually could be as easy as a low fluid level, but if the fluid level is low this means you need brakes or you have a leak somewhere. So I can wait until sunday when you check and let me know what the situation is

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Ok...thank you...I hope that is all it is.

No problem, try to stay warm and get it checked sooner than later because if it is a leak and your driving it that could be very unsafe

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