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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old Nov 27th, 2012, 07:39 PM Thread Starter
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ABS goes nuts after rear brake job

I just replaced the rear pads and the wear sensor on my Mini S 2005. The ABS and the pressure warning lights came on and have remained on. When I drive above 30 mph, I hear the ABS clicking for 5-10 seconds every 20 seconds. Does anyone know what may have happened? Is it safe to drive 80 km home?

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P.S. I did accidentally disconnect the ABS sensor line (at the "blue base"), but reconnected it.
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It sounds like maybe your ABS sensor was not reconnected properly. You might have misaligned the sensor while installing your pads.

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