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I had a message light up. it said SLIP. what does that mean?

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I had a message...

I had a message light up . it said SLIP. what does that mean?

Mechanic's Assistant: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?

On dashboard to the right

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Infiniti?

2008 QX56

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?

Definitely not fixing it myself. and it came on for the first time on my way to work. just trying to find out what it means and what I should do.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?

Ummm no!

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Infiniti Mechanic: Tim's Auto Repair, Mechanic replied 1 year ago
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the slip will light up when you have a problem with the abs[anti-lock brake system.

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Infiniti Mechanic: Tim's Auto Repair, Mechanic replied 1 year ago

PLEASE COPY AND PASTE the link below to your browser, I have uploaded more info on this there please copy and paste the link below to your main browser[INTERNET EXPLORER or FIREFOX]

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https://www.dropbox.com/s/4h6sy8ec26k3jhx/0823-infinety-SLIP%20INDICATOR%20LAMP.doc?dl=0

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if the link doesn’t work that way, try it this way

thanks

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www.dropbox.com/s/4h6sy8ec26k3jhx/0823-infinety-SLIP%20INDICATOR%20LAMP.doc?dl=0

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