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Old 05-10-2003, 11:11 PM   #1
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My 1993 Bonneville has the Traction control button by the shifter when I hit it nothing happens now and I think its stuck on because now I cannot burn my rubber and its pissing me off. Anyone know how to fix it? Maybe where the fuse is/relay or what ever it uses because I cannot find anything in my shop manual. Could maybe the switch be bad? I am stumped because it just up and quit on me. Please help me I need the sweet smell of burnt GoodYears to wake me up in the morning.
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When you start the car, Traction defaults to ON, regardless of what mode it was in the last time you drove. When you disable it, the light on the dash should say 'traction off'. Is this part working?
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No its not working ntohing shows up on the dash.
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Hmmmm....ok...does your ABS work right?
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Yeah, I do have a small brake leak but it worked with the leak.
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you need to be in park and then press the button. dont just push it any old time.(if you werent in park)
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Mmmmm Kay.. let me check that
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Nope dont turn on/off when in park and car is on :(
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