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Brake Warning Messages after various brake parts changed

Any advice on the following: Just had near side rear calliper changed, both handbrake cables and some corroded brake pipes at rear replaced. After this VDC fault message then handbrake on/low brake fluid message. Also, brake light switch had failed. Changed brake light then new battery(Old one was extremely tired) Checked fluid level and appears good. Now have every single abs,brake and VDC fault message showing and the handbrake/low fluid message keeps on coming on. I am going to get the fault messages read but feel like something fundamental is wrong? Could there be something introduced by bleeding the brakes after the parts had been changed? Could the new calliper be sticky? Could the handbrake be on? A bit of astory but would love to hear others experience Ta
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Has it been bled correctly. It seems to be a bleeding issue.
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Could also be a damaged cable to one of the ABS sensors.
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Just so that everyone knows. Problem eventually traced to the pressure sensor that is in the ABS control unit. Point of note, the sensor is a screw in part and can be ordered separately but is only available from Alfa for a big price (Maybe to encourage to buy a whole, even more expensive ABS unit).
Guys at Autolusso got me a 2nd hand one - Thanks
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