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mike_a_mechanic, Honda Mechanic
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Experience:  17 years experience as a auto mechanic, foreign and domestic.5 years running my own repair business.
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honda civic 2006 1339 cc engine manual showing abs vsa brake

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honda civic 2006 1339 cc engine manual showing abs vsa brake lights honda says need new alternator new alternator fitted by local garage but problem stays any solution or i take to honda
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Honda
Expert:  mike_a_mechanic replied 3 years ago.
Hi,my name is mike and I will assist you with your question.
From what you are describing this is likely the abs pump itself that is causing this problem. I am also a warranty inspector and I have inspected this issue before and what happens is the pump electrically fails which causes the lights to come on and a constant draw on the battery. What I would suggest is having the abs pump checked as a next step.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


how do you check abs pump and where is it located

Expert:  mike_a_mechanic replied 3 years ago.
The abs pump is located under the hood in the engine area,follow the brake lines from the master cylinder to the pump. You will need a diagnostic scan tool to test.