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Enes, Volvo Master Technician
Category: Volvo
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Experience:  18 yrs+. experience as Volvo & ASE Certified Master Technician.
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I have a Volvo S40 and the Anti Skid Service Required‎ light

Customer Question

I have a Volvo S40 and the Anti Skid Service Required‎ light has come on and stayed on.
I understand this is a common fault and Volvo are doing a free of charge fix on it. Am I correct and how do i go about sorting it out, please?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Volvo
Expert:  Enes replied 3 years ago.
Enes :

Hello and welcome to our web page here my name is***** a Certified Volvo Car Expert Mechanic.I'm going to try today to answer your question.

Expert:  Enes replied 3 years ago.

what fault codes do you have what part did your mechanic told you to replace ?

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

I have no fault codes.

The mechanic said it could be anything from a sensor fault right up to replacing the whole control unit. He did mention a software upgrade as a starting point.

He said these were normally provide FOC by a volvo dealer during service.

Expert:  Enes replied 3 years ago.
I would need error code from scanner to tell you if is software o part replacment ! You have fault codes whrn you see that warrning it just requires advanced system scanner to test out .
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

This problem was resolved by sending the car to my local Volvo dealership.

Sorry you could not help

Expert:  Enes replied 3 years ago.
sometimes some problem require dealer and advanced scanner , do you need more help ?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Thank you< the matter is now fully resolved.