12 Jul, 14

Bosch 5.3 ABS / ESP Pump Module Faults – Testing & Repairs

Bosch 5.3 ABS / ESP Pump TestingBosch 5.3 ABS / ESP Pump Control Module Problems
The Bosch 5.3 ABS Pump Controller also controls the traction control (ESP) system and is a very common failing part and found fitted to a wide range of vehicles from 1994 to 2006. The ABS Pump has many names and is often referred to as: ABS Pump, ABS ECU, ABS Module, ABS Controller, ESP Pump, ESP ECU, ESP Module and ESP Controller – In instances like this when the ABS / ESP systems are combined, they are all referring to the same one unit.

The Bosch 5.3 ABS Controller has an external power source to the ABS pump motor which is mounted on top of the hydraulic valve block. The ABS unit has since been upgraded on newer vehicles with the Bosch 5.7 and now the Bosch 8.0 ABS pump which has an internal power source to feed power up to the ABS pump motor.

Below is a list of the common vehicles we’ve found fitted with the Bosch 5.3 ABS pump unit.

VehicleVehicleVehicleVehicle
Audi A4Audi A6Audi A8Cadillac Catera
Iveco DailyMercedes E-ClassMercedes E200Mercedes E220
Mercedes E270Mercedes E320Mercedes E430Mercedes E55 AMG
Nissan AlmeraNissan Terrano IIOpel / Vauxhall AstraOpel / Vauxhall Calais
Opel / Vauxhall CapriceOpel / Vauxhall CommodoreOpel / Vauxhall MonaroOpel / Vauxhall Omega
Opel / Vauxhall StatesmanOpel / Vauxhall ZafiraSkoda SuperbVolkswagen (VW) Passat
Volvo S40Volvo V40And More..!

Common Bosch 5.3 ABS Pump Faults
Faults with this type of unit can very quite a bit from vehicle to vehicle and it all depends on how the unit has failed. We’ve been repairing these units for so long now we’ve practically seen every type of fault possible with Bosch ABS controllers and below are just some of the most common faults we’ve seen when the ABS pump fails:

  • ABS Light On
  • Traction Light On
  • Handbrake Light On
  • Steering Light On
  • Speedo Not Working
  • Wheel Speed Sensor Faults
  • No Communication via OBD
  • Pressure Sensor Faults
  • Brakes Juddering

When the ABS unit has failed, some dealers and workshops will advise on a new replacement part which will come with a 12 month warranty but the cost of new parts can be very expensive and will need programming at an additional cost. Second hand used ABS controllers are not recommended because they come with a limited 30-90 day warranty and being such a common failing part there is no real guarantee how long it will last – also the second hand used part will also require reprogramming at an additional cost.

Bosch 5.3 ABS / ESP Controller ECU TestingOur Bosch 5.3 ABS / ESP Pump Control Module Repair Service
We’re able to fully test and remanufacture this type of ABS pump. We offer a fast, efficient and an affordable repair solution using new genuine OEM components to ensure that each and every rebuilt ABS module meets & exceeds OE specifications. All of our repaired ABS ECU’s come with a Lifetime warranty and will not require coding when refitting back to the vehicle. – Making our solution the preferred choice for garages and workshops around the world!

We also offer a professional diagnosis and fitting service if required.

Below we have compiled an extensive list of part numbers we’ve seen associated to the Bosch 5.3 ABS pumps. If you have an ABS fault or have any queries, please call us on 0844 847 9999 and we’d be happy to assist you.

BoschOEM
0265 109 4268D0 907 389 A
0265 109 4638D0 907 389
0265 109 4698D0 907 389 D
0265 109 4990295452232
0265 109 6130265456332
0265 216 651A 026 545 6332
0265 216 652A 029 545 2232
0265 216 844A 031 545 0832
0265 216 845A 029 545 0832
0265 220 405A 031 545 0832
0265 220 406A 029 545 5132
0265 220 407A 027 545 9532
0265 220 622A 026 545 6432
0265 220 640A 029 545 2332
0273 005 122A 026 545 6432
0273 005 111A 027 545 9532
0273 005 106A 029 545 0832
0273 004 982A 029 545 2332
0273 004 981A 029 545 5132
0273 004 968A 031 545 0832
0273 004 95990581417
0273 004 9589120525
0273 004 95709120525
0273 004 730504034920
0273 004 7298E0 614 111 B
0273 004 7068E0 614 111 F
0273 004 6198E0 614 111 AR
0273 004 605476605M326
0273 004 5996237101
0273 004 5929194885
0273 004 2069201629
0273 004 20842541757
0273 004 224504034920
0273 004 2317D0 907 389 B
0273 004 26542541757
0273 004 2828E0 998 375 K
0273 004 2848E0 614 111 AR
0273 004 2858E0 614 111 AQ
0273 004 28609120526
0273 004 2989120526
0273 004 30492083318
0273 004 35892058944
0273 004 35892057843
0273 004 36292083318
0273 004 3638E0 614 111 AH
0273 004 502476608F005
0273 004 573476608F000
0273 004 5748E0 614 111 J
0273 004 5768E0 998 375 B
0273 004 5788E0 614 111 G
1273 004 2068E0 998 375
1273 004 2088E0 614 111 E
1273 004 2248E0 614 111 F
1273 004 2318E0 614 111 AN
1273 004 2828E0 614 111 AE
1273 004 2839120535
1273 004 28409120535
1273 004 2859120535
1273 004 28630857561
1273 004 30430863329
1273 004 3589127100
1273 004 3629117173
1273 004 36309117173
1273 004 57390538656
1273 004 5749127952
1273 004 5769117170
1273 004 5789120539
1273 004 5928E0 614 111 AE
1273 004 5998E0 614 111 AN
1273 004 9578E0 614 111 B
7516 011 0038E0 998 375
7516 011 0048E0 998 375 B
7516 011 0058E0 614 111 H
7516 011 0079120526
7516 011 00809120526
7516 011 0118E0 614 111 AQ
7516 011 0188E0 998 375 K
7516 011 02042541757
7516 011 02124432510
7516 011 022
7516 011 025
7516 011 026
7516 011 027
7516 011 028
7516 011 030
7516 011 033
7516 011 034
7516 011 035
7516 011 036
7516 011 037
7516 011 038
7516 011 040
7516 011 041
7516 011 042
7516 011 043
7516 011 044
7516 011 045
7516 011 046
7516 011 047
7516 011 048
7516 011 076
7516 011 099
7516 011 124
7516 011 156
7516 011 157
7516 011 158
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18 thoughts on “Bosch 5.3 ABS / ESP Pump Module Faults – Testing & Repairs
  • I have a failed ABS unit on my 1999 Volvo V40. Can you please tell me how much it would cost and how long to get it back.
    Thanks
    Gary

    • Hi Gary

      Thanks for the enquiry,

      We’ve sent you an email with full pricing and information for the repair of your Volvo V40 ABS Pump.

      Kind Regards

      Jason
      SINSPEED

      • Hi Jerome

        Thanks for the enquiry,

        We’ve sent you an email with pricing and information for the test and repair of your ABS unit.

        Kind Regards

        Jason
        SINSPEED

  • I have a defective unit Bosch 0273004599
    Opel Omega B 2002 2.6
    What other unit can replace him ???
    Thank you.

    • Hello Andrey,

      Thank you for your enquiry.

      I have sent over an email now with pricing and further information.

      Kind Regards,

      Jason
      Sinspeed

  • My Mercedes E240 MODEL W211 ABS got Pump faulty. Came out red light on dashboard. After diagnose it seems the pressure drop to 64 instead of standard pressure 90+. Should I need to change the unit how much it will cost me? Chasis number WDB 211*********

    • Hello Moses,

      Thank you for your enquiry,

      I have just sent over an email now for further information regarding the ABS / ESP Pump for your Mercedes E240.

      Kindest Regards,

      Jason
      Sinspeed

  • Hello Please could you let me know the rebuild price for my Bosch 5.3 {0265 220 405}, {8E0 614 111B}
    Kind regards
    Chris

    • Hi Chris

      Thanks for the enquiry,

      We’ve sent you an email with full pricing and information for the repair of your Bosch 5.3 ABS module.

      Kind Regards

      Jason
      SINSPEED

  • Hello
    I have an abs unit with this number 8D0 907 389 D. ABS light is on. What will repair an shipping back to Denmark cost?
    Regards Peter

    • Hi Peter

      Thanks for the enquiry,

      We’ve sent you an email with full information and pricing for you.

      Kind Regards

      Jason
      SINSPEED

  • Hi I have Isuzu trooper 3.0 1999 with no communication with abs pump via obd and dash light on ,abs does not work so suspect abs ecu can you tell me the cost to repair rebuild this pump please ?

    • Hi Michael

      Thanks for the enquiry,

      We’ve repaired plenty of ABS modules from the Isuzu Trooper and no communication is a very common failure symptom. We’ve sent you an email with full pricing and information for the test and repair of your ABS pump.

      Kind Regards

      Jason
      SINSPEED

  • HI,
    I have an Audi A6 BDW 2.4L, 2005 model. It appears to have a faulty aBS module as it is displaying the following on the dashboard, ABS light on, Traction, ESP, Park Brake beeping and gear stuck from p-r-n-d-s. these are the error codes which we found on the car (01119/00778/18061/17090)
    Could this be as a result of the aBS module? please advise

    • Hi Musenge

      Thanks for the enquiry,

      We have sent you an email with full information and pricing.

      Kind Regards

      Jason
      SINSPEED

  • Hello,
    I have a ’98 sprinter 312d and the abs block/pump has a slight leak which means weekly bleeding of the system…can this be fixed and if so how much, turnaround time etc please

    • Hi Rich

      Thanks for the enquiry,

      I have sent you an email with full information and pricing.

      Kind Regards

      Jason
      SINSPEED

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