Q: ABS and Service Traction Control lights on

asked by on February 04, 2016

My ABS and Service Traction Control lights have come on.

Hello. Typically when both of these come on at the same time it is because of a failing wheel speed sensor. I would start though by checking the brake fluid level, as low brake fluid can also cause this. If the fluid level is fine then a mechanic would then scan the brake control module for codes to see why it is turning the lights on. It can be a number of things that are causing this, but a front wheel speed sensor is by far the most common on this vehicle. A mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, can inspect your ABS light and Traction Control Light to determine what is causing the issue for both.

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