ASC module replacement needed? - MINI Cooper Forum
Go Back   MINI Cooper Forum > MINI Technical Forums > MINI Faults & Fixes > First Generation Faults & Fixes


First Generation Faults & Fixes MINI faults and fixes 2001 - 2006

Mini2.com is the premier Mini Cooper Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Help Needed 2002 Cooper S Exhaust Replacement Nippy First Generation MINI Tuning 1 Aug 1st, 2013 12:42 PM

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #1 (permalink)  
Old Feb 18th, 2014, 08:41 AM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 1
Local Time: 02:56 PM
Taiwan
ASC module replacement needed?

I have a 04 Cooper S, and was driving one day, and out of nowhere the ASC, ABS, and hand brake lights came on. I google online and it seems to be the ABS sensor wire. I took the car to a shop and plug in the computer, and the tech told me it's the ASC module that needs to be replaced instead of the ABS sensor wire, and the module is very costly.

I found couple of used ones online but the tech told me since the used ones already have the existing car data burned into the module, my car will not recongize and the tire pressure light will come up. He showed it to me by switching the plugs to a used ASC module he have on hand.

I was wondering how can people tell the difference between the faulty ABS sensor or faulty ASC module? and if in fact it is my ASC module that needs to be replaced, is there any way I can have the car data on the used ones erased and have my car data on the module so no lights will come on???
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Help Needed 2002 Cooper S Exhaust Replacement Nippy First Generation MINI Tuning 1 Aug 1st, 2013 12:42 PM

» Hot Topics This Week
What type of person drives a MCS - (91 replies)
More Ship Tracking - (29 replies)
front bushes..... - (16 replies)
Cooper S Pulley Advice - (16 replies)
exhaust manifold glowing red on cooper s - (16 replies)
» Recent Threads
2005 mcs throttle monitoring fault
Today 12:37 AM
Last post by crazyyardie
Today 12:37 AM
0 Replies, 81 Views
03 Mini One Oil Pressure
Yesterday 10:40 PM
Last post by Russel1311
Yesterday 10:40 PM
0 Replies, 85 Views
mini one d
Yesterday 09:59 PM
Last post by martinb955
Yesterday 09:59 PM
0 Replies, 90 Views
Supercharger Oil
Nov 25th, 2014 08:34 PM
Last post by markwazere
Yesterday 09:14 PM
2 Replies, 258 Views
Bonnet Catch not Latching
Nov 25th, 2014 08:28 PM
Last post by markwazere
Yesterday 09:12 PM
7 Replies, 338 Views
RC Italian Job 2014
Yesterday 12:13 AM
by mab01uk
Last post by markwazere
Yesterday 09:08 PM
1 Replies, 223 Views
High Centered My R56
Yesterday 02:57 AM
Last post by qwiksilver
Yesterday 09:02 PM
2 Replies, 228 Views
New mini
Yesterday 07:40 PM
Last post by Stefan1127
Yesterday 07:40 PM
0 Replies, 116 Views
Finding Final Stage (Hedgehog) Resistor
Jul 29th, 2014 09:48 PM
Last post by crackernibbles
Yesterday 06:07 PM
8 Replies, 1,022 Views
Gtt260 mcs seen
Jul 13th, 2014 12:58 PM
by Pops123
Last post by justinhi
Yesterday 04:31 PM
2 Replies, 491 Views
Review - AEM Cold Air Intake
Yesterday 10:13 AM
Last post by mikewake
Yesterday 10:13 AM
0 Replies, 137 Views
exhaust manifold glowing red on cooper s
Sep 16th, 2008 12:24 AM
by craig87
Last post by CCroker
Nov 26th, 2014 10:35 PM
16 Replies, 4,946 Views
2011 Mini S Oil Change Light Reset
Nov 13th, 2014 03:44 PM
by wward7
Last post by Wildspark
Nov 26th, 2014 09:44 PM
1 Replies, 395 Views
Expansion Tank - Alternatives?
Nov 25th, 2014 08:51 PM
Last post by Wildspark
Nov 26th, 2014 09:39 PM
2 Replies, 240 Views
04 S won't start, battery reads fine, so does alternator
Nov 25th, 2014 10:02 PM
Last post by Restyle
Nov 26th, 2014 09:06 PM
1 Replies, 236 Views
Burned exhaust valves on R56 Cooper S
Apr 20th, 2011 05:18 PM
Last post by Musx
Nov 26th, 2014 08:44 PM
15 Replies, 13,247 Views
Blower motor not working
Nov 14th, 2014 03:40 PM
Last post by Restyle
Nov 26th, 2014 07:34 PM
4 Replies, 444 Views
Live feed when key in ignition
Nov 26th, 2014 07:20 PM
by SteveM3
Last post by SteveM3
Nov 26th, 2014 07:20 PM
0 Replies, 126 Views
heated windscreen
Nov 24th, 2014 11:19 AM
Last post by marque
Nov 26th, 2014 05:41 PM
7 Replies, 453 Views
Dash light query
Nov 25th, 2014 02:03 PM
by Rab2766
Last post by Creepy coupe
Nov 26th, 2014 03:36 PM
2 Replies, 232 Views
» Premium
» Auto Insurance
Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.1

All times are GMT. The time now is 06:56 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2