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Old 09-03-2009, 12:52 PM
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Default 1997 ranger 4.0 brake issue?

I was wondering if anyone would know anything about brake systems in a 97 ford ranger 4.0 4x4. Some times when i press the brake pedal down sometimes it will grind and make noises and the abs light will go on. Then some other times it wont do it. It does it sometimes when i barely put any pressure on the brake pedal. I was wondering if any one would have any advice for me about whats wrong with it.
97 ford ranger extended cab 4X4 4.0[sold]
1999 ford f150 extended cab 4.6 3 inch body lift 35 inch tall goodyear wranglers 4X4 straight pipe
1998 ford mustang V6 3.8l automatic
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Old 09-03-2009, 01:39 PM
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Pads are worn out.
Rotors are warped or bearings failing.
Possibly bad power brake hoses.
there's alot more to it but that's it in a nutshell.
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