Do you have questions or want to add to the article? I checked and wiped all speed sensors and reassembled. Able to perform a quick test, scanning the entire vehicle. The sensors are in a very vulnerable spot in the wheel hub - dirt, grease, and other particles can damage the sensor. Then turn the front wheels to the other side to access the sensor on the other side and remove it in the same way and clean it. All of our articles are original and written by our staff. Brake pads and front rear bushings. How would I know whether its the sensor or the reluctor ring? June 4, 2016 Followup from the Pelican Staff: Could be an issue with a sensor.
If multiple systems are not working properly, fault codes will be set. Thanks i dont think the rear sensors will be used for the speedo because it will be more accurate to use one of the front ones. February 22, 2015 Followup from the Pelican Staff: What was the fault code? However in my home area I went around a sharp curve daily. In my opinion, anti seize on the hold down screw is probably more important but be careful not to overtorque. This will allow you to access the sensor from the front of the car To remove the sensor remove the single 5mm allen bolt, then to remove it wiggle it from side to side. That code may be the way your scan tool describes it.
I went to the mountains a week ago, no issues. This will be your best bet when diagnosing. Make sure the front wheel assemblies are balanced before re-installing. If you would like to return an item or have questions about the process, please and one of our customer service experts will be happy to help. Rotation sensors can be damaged by road debris, extreme temperatures, moisture, and a host of other normal road hazards.
This is the rear sensor and fits either the left or right wheel hub. What the heck is going on with this hunk of junk. The fitment seems good although some of the plastic snaps on old circuit connector did break. Only way to know is test the signal and circuit. You can run the pump using a scan tool to see if it fails or stops when commanded on.
In this tech article, I will go over how to replace the front and rear wheel speed sensors. But on most vehicles this is not possible. In fact, the speed sensor is one of the most vital sensors on the car. Vehicle models change and evolve, as they grow older, so the vehicle shown in our illustrations may vary slightly from yours. I'm guessing wheel speed sensor. Just to be preventative, I removed and cleaned it. I purchased two new rear sensors but I teat them here on the bench and they show open.
Compare that info the wheel with the fault code. No speedometer, no wipers, turn signals do not shut off after turning the wheel, abs light and dsc lights are on, and occasionally I get a yellow steering wheel and lock fault. I would check for fault codes, first. If there is any delay, you will be notified immediately via e- mail. Comments: I have a 2011 128i convertible. Give our parts specialists a call at 1-888-280-7799. Do I have your authorization to proceed? I would start by checking the vehicle for fault codes.
Items will be shipped to buyer's eBay registered address. I have checked and cleaned all wheel speed sensors. November 8, 2014 Followup from the Pelican Staff: There may be an issue. Noted below are a few of the common symptoms of a damaged, bad or failing steering angle sensor. September 3, 2017 Followup from the Pelican Staff: A lurch forward can be caused by an idle control issue or traction control fault. The dsc warning light flashes constantly making the car judder, at first it used to do it on corners if the road was damp but now it does it in dry conditions when I'm driving in a straight line. December 25, 2018 Followup from the Pelican Staff: You can repair it with a connector, there are repair kits.
I was driving along about 4 months ago and when i started braking, it sounded like i had no brake pads for a bout 20 seconds. April 9, 2017 Followup from the Pelican Staff: No way without scanning the vehicle. I replaced both rear sensor and all the lights went out abs traction and handbreak also tyre pressure afte about 5 mins driving they all re appeared. Active sensors often have three wires: a voltage reference input 5 to 12 volts , a signal output and ground. This information is only a summary.