re. Car runs too cool/intermittant autocheck annoyances

Bernie Benz b.benz at
Sun Oct 23 11:56:13 EDT 2005

> From: "Ben Swann" <benswann at>
> Aaron,
> The brake warning can be aggravating and sometimes hard to resolve.  If the
> wiring is good to the brake pad sensors and pads are new with good sensor
> connection, I have found the ultimate resolution is to ground the wires
> coming out of the autocheck control unit - located just above the glove
> compartment.  Refer to the Bently wiring diagram to get the proper wires.
> Only ground out the sensor wires otherwise you will disable the entire
> autocheck system.
> Ben
A better solution IMO is to short out the active pad wear sensors at the pad
connector by cutting and connecting the wires on the pad side of the
connectors.  The passive pad wear sensors are much better than is the active
system anyway.


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