Q: 2006 dodge charger abs light on with codes C1043,1027 what's the next step i should take... abs,bas,traction control lights on

asked by on March 15, 2017

My ABS,TRACTION CONTROL AND BAS LIGHTS ALL COME ON TOGETHER AND I FEEL VIBRATION WHEN APPLYING THE BRAKES AND HEAR METAL GRINDING BUT GOT THE PADS CHECKED AND THEY SAID THEY WERE FINE. THE CODES THAT CAME BACK ARE C1043 AND 1027...WHAT ARE MY OPTIONS

My car has 112000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hi there. The first error code you’ve listed, C1043 is a Chrysler-specific error code that indicates a Left Rear Tone Wheel Performance issue. It typically is caused by a speed sensor failure. The other code is described as a Left Rear Wheel Speed Sensor Signal Erratic Performance error. It is also commonly caused by the same speed sensor failure. This can cause the error lights you’ve described to illuminate and cause some erratic braking problems as you’ve also described. The best way to resolve this problem is to have a professional mobile mechanic come to your location and replace the left rear speed sensor; as this should resolve your problem.

The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing


Experienced Mechanic?

Earn up to $70/hr

What others are asking

I smelled some type of burning smell when I turn the heat on. Then the car shut off. I put a new battery in and it started. Then today battery died again.

I'm looking at a used 2010 335D, it has 65,000 miles on it. Is there any major service interval items that need to be done on the

Other than at 100,000 to replace transmission fluid and 120,000 replace O2 sensors you will only have normal maintenance of fuel, oil and air filters. You may have two open recalls you need to check at the dealer on to...

2009 Chrysler Sebring intake manifold runner problems

I'm guessing you have the common P2004 code, which stands for 'Intake Manifold Runner Stuck Open.' While the manifold runner valve is a common reason for this code, there are other potential culprits as well. A mechanical problem with the...

Car overheats

VSC refers to vehicle stability control and any fault there can be diagnosed and repaired after the overheating and oil warning light are resolved. If the oil light you are seeing is the low oil pressure warning light, oil pressure...

noise

Hello, thank you for writing in. Do you hear the noises when you are in park but pressing on the gas? Or do you only hear the noise when the vehicle is actually moving? If the vehicle has to be...

Engine light on. P000B Code

Hello. When this code comes up it is because the computer is not detecting that the camshaft is moving as it should when the variable valve timing system is functioning. This can be caused by a number of things. It...

Is the pcv supposed to fit loose on the valve cover? And how do you remove the pcv itself?

The PCV on this engine has a lock tab and unscrews from the valve cover. The tab may break when you try and remove it so make sure you have the correct one before you try and remove the old...

Clicking sound upon startup

Hi there. I have come across this many times on this engine. If the clicking noise comes up when the vehicle is first started, then check the engine oil first and replace it if it is old. I have also...

How do I use the auto anti-glare rear view mirror?

The rear view mirror is an important safety feature that allows you to see what is happening behind your vehicle. At night, however, the glare from the headlights of vehicles behind you can diminish your visibility and your safety. The...

Related articles

The Best Used Cars to Buy If You’re a Caterer
If If you are in the catering business, you need a reliable vehicle that will provide you with what you need to transport your food, linens, and other supplies. Generally speaking, you're better off buying gently used, because you will...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for Dog Owners
Dog Dog owners are a special breed of drivers. When they shop for a used car they have a list of requirements that can be quite different from other drivers, which tends to make the process a bit of a...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Dodge Charger
If If you’ve always loved driving performance cars but you don't know how you’ll fit a baby seat in a Mustang or a Camaro, the 2012 Dodge Charger could be the car for you. While it has the room and...