Alfa Romeo 156 & GTV ABS problem - Very common fault causes ABS light to come on.

Alfa Romeo 156 / GTV ABS pump

Common failing ABS pump for Alfa Romeo 156 & GTV models built between 1998 and 2005, the common fault will cause the ABS and handbrake light to illuminate on the instrument cluster. When reading fault codes using diagnostic equipment then you will get fault codes for one of the solenoid valves or the valve relay, either fault code will indicate an internal malfunction of the ABS pump module. A less common fault is that the ABS unit will fail to communicate with diagnostic equipment. We are able to rebuild your own ABS pump module and provide and unlimited mileage lifetime warranty.

 

Common Failure symptoms:

  • ABS light on
  • Fault codes stored for solenoid valves
  • Unable to communicate with ABS system (less common)

 

Common fault codes:

  • 15-15 - Rear left load solenoid valve (output)
  • P001B-front right drain valve.
  • P0003-Front right load valve.

 

Affected Vehicles:

  • Alfa Romeo 156 1998-2003
  • Alfa Romeo GTV 1997-2003

 

Common failing part numbers:

 

Test and rebuild:

We fully test every ABS unit both before and after rebuilding so that you can be sure of your diagnosis and we are able to ensure that every ABS unit that we rebuild is functioning as originally intended. We test these units using our own bespoke HIL (Hardware In-the-Loop) test rigs These HIL test rigs enable us to test your unit with real world load and driving conditions.

 

Programming:

No need for any coding or programming once you receive your rebuilt ABS unit, simple plug and play installation.

 

Quality:

We test and rebuild this type of ABS unit for specialists and main agents globally, so you can be assured of our very high standard of work. 

 

Warranty:

Lifetime unlimited mileage* 

 

Turnaround time:

We would need your unit for approximately 3 - 5 working days to complete the work.

 

How do I get my unit rebuilt?

  1. Select you part number from the list of part numbers above and select 'Get Yours Rebuilt'.
  2. Print the payment/booking confirmation email.
  3. Package the ABS unit inside a sturdy box with plenty of packaging materiel (make sure you include your confirmation email in the box).
  4. Send us your package by tracked courier (the shipping instructions are on the confirmation email).
  5. Once received we will test, rebuild and return your unit with an unlimited mileage lifetime warranty. (if your unit turns out not to be faulty then we will refund your payment less a small testing fee and return shipping)

 

What if I don’t want to pay up front?

This is not a problem, if you prefer this option then follow the following steps:

  1. Fill in and submit this test form.
  2. Print the booking confirmation email.
  3. Package the ABS unit inside a sturdy box with plenty of packaging materiel (make sure you include your confirmation email in the box).
  4. Send us your package by tracked courier (the shipping instructions are on the confirmation email).
  5. Once received we will test your unit and call you to advise on the outcome of testing, if your unit is faulty and you choose to go ahead with the rebuild then we will take payment over the phone using a debit/credit card.
  6. We will then rebuild your unit and return it to your with an unlimited mileage warranty.

 

If you require further information regarding this ECU then please contact us.

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