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This is a discussion on ABS light on help within the 2.0L LSJ Performance Tech forums, part of the Engine Technical Discussion category; hey, i alrdy tried a search but couldnt really find what i was looking for. anyway last night i got ...

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Old 01-30-2011, 11:51 AM   #1
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ABS light on help

hey, i alrdy tried a search but couldnt really find what i was looking for. anyway last night i got a "ding" noise and my ABS light came on. i dont feel any difference in braking or anything, anyone have any idea what it could be?
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It could be alot of things, you need to get the codes pulled to see if it is spitting one out (which it should be).
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Old 01-30-2011, 12:12 PM   #3
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It could be alot of things, you need to get the codes pulled to see if it is spitting one out (which it should be).
does a regular scanner pick this up or does it have to be a special one?
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does a regular scanner pick this up or does it have to be a special one?
It MIGHT I dont know for shure, but I think the regular scanner only gets Powertrain codes.
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Alot of times it depends on the problem. If it is a wheel sensor a normal scan should pick it up. I think you need a tech 2 to access the ABS module.
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you can go to autoparts and get an abs scanner
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You wouldn't be able to tell a difference in braking unless you were in snow or slammed on your brakes.
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check your wires going to the wheel speed sensor...mine got corroded and broke just out of no where...had to get a new hub assembly to replace it
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Mine came on yesterday too, thinking its probably a wire, though I'm going to try to get to autozone or somewhere to have them read the code for me.
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its your speed sensor in your wheel..mine did the same thing and i took it in and had to have the "speed sensor" in the back replaced and it never came back
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When I changed my tires I noted on my car that one of the lines had a few slices in it from the mounting clip, I'm assuming that's where my problem lies.
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its your speed sensor in your wheel..mine did the same thing and i took it in and had to have the "speed sensor" in the back replaced and it never came back
LMAO.....GET IT SCANNED thats the first step to a proper diagnostic!

if u start swapping parts without even knowing the problem....u better have deep pockets.

if u dont have a scanner handy, at least visually inspect the system.
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LMAO.....GET IT SCANNED thats the first step to a proper diagnostic!

if u start swapping parts without even knowing the problem....u better have deep pockets.

if u dont have a scanner handy, at least visually inspect the system.
car was under warranty and i also scanned it and inspected it...good try tho
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My ABS light has been coming on every time the road gets wet. I figure it's a sensor and the dealer wants $90 to scan it and if it's under the drivetrain warranty it's all covered, if it isn't then I have to pay.

Guy at Autozone said he couldn't scan chassis codes, if that helps.
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Common problem I guess, mine comes on and off routinely. Im gonna thoroughly check it out when I swap my springs
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My popped on after racing from a dig with bald tires and spinning till 50, I drove home and turned the car off and on again and it was gone, But I assume you've already done that haha
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